Sustainability Director

Posted 22 February 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameLouis Blaser

Job description

Job title: Sustainability Director

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (On-site)

TGRC is seeking a dynamic and experienced Sustainability Director to join our team and lead our efforts in driving sustainability initiatives for our clients. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in expanding our client base, managing diverse sustainability projects, and providing expertise in decarbonization pathways.

Company Overview: 

The client is a leading sustainability advisory firm dedicated to empowering organizations in their journey towards a more sustainable and resilient future. They provide corporations with the tools and advice to consolidate their efforts in shifting to a low-carbon future!

Key Responsibilities:

Client Acquisition and Relationship Management:
  • Identify and cultivate relationships with potential clients who are seeking sustainability advisory services.

  • Develop and maintain strong, long-lasting client relationships through effective communication and high-quality project delivery.

Project Management:
  • Oversee and manage multiple sustainability projects simultaneously, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and budget.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate sustainability strategies into various aspects of client operations.

Decarbonization Pathways:
  • Provide expert guidance on decarbonization strategies, helping clients understand and implement effective measures to reduce their carbon footprint.

  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and regulatory changes related to sustainability and decarbonization.

Strategic Planning:
  • Collaborate with clients to develop comprehensive sustainability strategies aligned with their business goals and values.

  • Assist clients in setting and achieving ambitious sustainability targets and milestones.

Thought Leadership:
  • Act as a thought leader in the field of sustainability, contributing to industry forums, publications, and conferences.

  • Stay informed about the latest advancements in sustainability practices and technologies.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field (e.g., Environmental Science, Sustainability, Business).

  • Proven track record in business development and client acquisition.

  • Extensive experience in managing sustainability projects, with a focus on decarbonization.

  • Strong understanding of current sustainability trends, frameworks, and best practices.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

In conclusion, be part of an organization to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Louis Blaser (louis@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)