Sustainability Consultant

Sustainability Consultant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Net Zero & Sustainability, Energy Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40,000 - £60,000

  • Contact:

    Catherine Riozzi

  • Contact email:


  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Catherine Riozzi

The Role

The Green Recruitment Company are working with a Global consultancy to recruit a new Sustainability Consultant into their Net Zero Consulting team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about creating sustainability strategy solutions for clients across a variety of sectors, and will be a vital part of this growing team.



Key Responsibilities


  • Deliver strategy, analytical and operational services across the energy and climate dimensions of sustainability within the team.

  • Work with UK, European and global clients on diverse projects that include: Net-Zero strategy development, science-based target setting, GHG assessment across all scopes, policy analysis, quantitative analytical and modeling work, voluntary carbon offset market assessment, and general sustainability systems-thinking.

  • Be involved in the strategic development of the sustainability area of the business working in conjunction with other parts of the business – nationally and internationally

  • Building and managing a pipeline of projects, including involvement on proposal submission and client / prospect engagement

  • Coordinating project delivery and liaising at senior level with other parts of the business

  • Giving high-value steering and input, as required, to the analytical, technical, policy, and product development aspects of project work.


Candidate Requirements

  • Proven record of working within teams in delivering large and challenging projects

  • Deep knowledge of energy, climate and sustainability from a commercial, practitioner, and academic perspective.

  • Ability to provide significant input on the design, development and delivery of products and services within the sustainability consulting team.

  • Experience of client delivery on main reporting frameworks, standards and initiatives e.g.. CDP, SBTi, GHG Protocol, TCFD, GRI, plus latest ESG reporting developments.

  • Minimum 3 years of professional sustainability-related experience.

  • Relevant bachelor’s degree or higher education level.

  • Relevant professional membership/qualification a plus.

  • Genuine and deep passion for sustainability, and a desire to make meaningful change.



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