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(Senior) Consultant Sustainability (m/f/d)

We are looking for a professional with proven expertise in sustainability and ESG issues to join one of our offices in Europe. You will have the opportunity to lead project teams in all areas of sustainability and drive in-house knowledge on sustainability issues. We especially welcome applicants who are motivated, with an entrepreneurial spirit and eager to contribute to the growth of our sustainability business area. You should be passionate about sustainability and have deep understanding of how businesses and organisations’ need to engage on many of the following areas such as: corporate sustainability strategy, sustainability rankings and reporting; ESG factors and relevant regulatory shifts. We are proud to offer an inspiring global atmosphere built on our professionalism and a fun, open corporate culture. You will be joining a growing global network of dedicated communications professionals and you will have the opportunity to work cross-office and cross-border.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing expertise to clients on all matters relating to sustainability, significantly improving their ability to address and deliver on sustainability issues
  • Developing a powerful proposition for sustainability mandates, achieved through a deep understanding of the company’s sustainability performance, corporate strategy, social and economic positioning as well as ESG reporting standards
  • Driving the in-house knowledge building for sustainability mandates, for example with in-house training and peer-to-peer coaching
  • Building a strong positioning for our clients around all relevant sustainability issues, cultivating interest in the company’s stock by socially responsible investors and raising the attractiveness of the client to potential talent
  • Designing corporate signature programmes, social narrative and innovative solutions to complex, societal challenges
  • Leading project teams in sustainability projects, managing timeline, staffing and reporting
  • Enhancing the company’s social license to operate with partners, customers and other stakeholder groups

Your profile:

  • Completed degree, minimum Bachelor level (preferably in sustainability-related subject)
  • Demonstrated expertise in sustainable finance & ESG ratings communications
  • Deep understanding of the latest corporate sustainability rankings, target setting approaches etc. Several years’ experience as project lead for sustainability topics, in a consulting practice, business or similar organisation
  • Proven track record of having developed impactful sustainability strategies
  • Excellent knowledge of current research and trends in sustainability management
  • Professional experience in strategic communications, either inhouse, agency-based or within another media relations environment is preferred
  • Proven, authentic client relationship skills, confident in talking to high-profile client groups
  • Good level of knowledge in budget planning, reporting and controlling
  • Analytical skills, ability to work with and quickly understand key insights from data
  • Ability to lead team of mixed consultant groups with empathy and clarity
  • Excellent communication skills in English; additional languages in German and/ or Swedish are a plus

We offer:

  • An inspiring atmosphere characterised by a high level of professionalism, challenging projects, fun and an open corporate culture
  • The possibility to work in a dynamic team and be part of a global network
  • Cross-office and cross-border projects, made up of international teams
  • The chance to actively create the future of the company and contribute to its development
  • Attractive salary and benefits package
  • Creative and entrepreneurial freedom coupled with short, fast decision-making processes

Please send your full application to the following e-mail address:

career-emea@kekstcnc.com