Sustainability consultant Impact & Performance

Do you want to contribute to a more sustainable world and help companies in this transition? We are looking for a new sustainability consultant for 32-40 hours per week to join our Impact & Performance team. Do you like a challenge in the field of data? And want to help make the world future-proof by supporting companies in their transition to becoming more sustainable? Then Sustainalize is your place to be.

What will you be doing?
  • You will help organisations to map their environmental and social impact, and advise them on how to reduce their negative impact and increase their positive impact;
  • You will support clients in increasing the availability, quality and reliability of their non-financial data;
  • You advise on the development and measurability of objectives and KPIs, the setting up of monitoring systems and thereby completing the management cycle;
  • You work within the Impact & Performance team, in which knowledge is shared and the direction of the team in the market is shaped jointly;
  • You are responsible for client projects, in which you either support teams or are part of larger projects. You ensure good communication with the client and monitor the quality of products and services;
  • In addition to projects in the area of data and impact, you can also participate in projects in the areas of Benchmarking, Reporting, Communication, Strategy, Chain Responsibility, Materiality and Human Rights.
We are looking for...

An ambitious, entrepreneurial and customer-oriented team player with an unmistakable talent for data processing. Furthermore, you will bring…

  • At least 5 years of work experience;
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, and proficient in the Dutch & English language;
  • Experience in calculating environmental impact (e.g. CO2 footprint, EEIO or LCA) is a must;
  • Excellent command of Excel;
  • GRI and benchmarks such as TB, CDP and DJSI is a must;
  • Knowledge of sustainability reporting is not essential but would be convenient;
  • … You are a born optimist with a passion for sustainability (of companies) and an intrinsic motivation to engage in sustainable impact!
What do we offer?

You will be working in a motivated team determined to build a sustainable future. We offer an inspiring and pleasant working environment focused on a growth mindset with excellent development opportunities and plenty of room for personal initiative and entrepreneurship. We believe in our products and services and propagate this in our culture:

  • Working together – We can only achieve our goals by working together, helping and supporting each other. Everyone’s opinion counts.
  • Flexibility – As a consultant, the workload can sometimes be quite heavy. At the same time, we do everything we can to maintain a healthy balance between work and private life. We offer you the possibility to arrange your workday and working week flexibly. Overtime is compensated with a time-for-time scheme.
  • Critical & open-minded – Sustainability is constantly evolving. To keep challenging ourselves and our customers, a critical attitude and open-mindedness are necessary. We allow everyone within Sustainalize to think critically about how we can continue to improve ourselves and our products and services.
  • Great working conditions – As a sustainability consultancy, it goes without saying that we strive to set a good example. Sustainability is woven into our culture and our terms of employment. We offer a competitive salary, compensation for (public & green) transport, meal and eco-vouchers, internal and external training, a joint (veggie) lunch, weekly Bootcamp classes with your colleagues and frequent social get-togethers.
  • International – As an ERM Group company, Sustainalize supports clients all over the world. You will have the possibility to work on various projects abroad and develop yourself within the largest pure-play sustainability consultancy in the world.
Who are we?

We are Sustainalize, a new generation of sustainability consultants. Founded in 2010 and developed from an unknown small-scale interrupter to a strong market leader with over 35 consultants in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. And we are still growing. When it comes to sustainable impact, we believe in the power of companies. We are convinced that they make the difference. It is our mission to help them do so. We believe that successful future-proof organisations today are engaged in shared value creation: value for people, the environment and society, combined with healthy financial results. How do we do this? By thinking along about various sustainability issues, linking these to the business strategy and thus developing a correct and tailor-made sustainability strategy. By making the impact clear, understandable and measurable. And by making optimal use of our knowledge of regulations, integrated reporting and communication. As an ERM Group company, we also support clients around the world in the areas of sustainability, due diligence, sustainable finance and climate adaptation. Our focus is always on long-term value creation. For clients and their stakeholders, for society and above all for the preservation of our planet.  Like us, our clients believe in the transition to a sustainable future. Do you?

Enthousiastic?

Apply for this position by sending your CV and a short motivation letter to hr@sustainalize.com. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to Misha Elkerbout.

As a sustainability consultancy, we are committed to an inclusive environment for all current and potential employees. We focus on promoting equal opportunities during recruitment and selection.

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