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Sustainability Consultant | Scope 5

About the company  

Scope 5 is on a mission to help organizations be more sustainable and successful by simplifying  their ESG data analysis using the Scope 5 SaaS platform and consulting services. Our culture is  rooted in a growth mindset. We are committed to our customers’ success in getting to a low  carbon or net zero future by taking sustainability data-informed actions.  

We are an agile and growing team. If you are the kind of person who wants to shape the growth of  an organization while working to make the world a better place, let’s talk!  

Responsibilities  

Sustainability expertise  

  • Provide guidance on greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory emissions factors and  methodologies  
  • Support customers in developing their GHG inventory  
  • Prepare sustainability action plans, briefs, recommendations, and reports 
  • Provide customer recommendations to reduce emission areas with the greatest impact 
  • Track ESG standards, best practices, trends and related legislation and regulations  Customer engagement  
  • Align to our customers’ business context so we can help them achieve their ESG goals 
  • Assist multiple customer accounts with ESG inventory and services enablement 
  • Influence customers with strategic thinking and compelling value propositions 
  • Articulate the value of the Scope 5 platform and services through demonstrations,  storytelling and by leveraging platform and ESG knowledge to meet customer outcomes
  • Lead technical training sessions to new and existing customers
  • Ensure service delivery customer success with scoping, budget, and execution
  • Liaise between customers and internal teams to ensure our customers success 

Product management  

  • Apply your technical expertise to configure the platform and provide product support  
  • Maintain emissions factor libraries and other various sustainability tools for customer use 
  • Help scope and define new features and explain and promote them to customers 
  • Act as the voice of the customer to internal teams to expand ESG offerings 
  • Advocate for customer experience and their needs as market expectations evolve 
  • Support platform testing and develop knowledge base articles  

Qualifications  

  • Motivated self-starter who can balance multiple workstreams in a dynamic environment 
  • Possess a natural customer empathy oriented, patient, and flexible demeanor 
  • Highly organized, process-oriented individual with a keen attention to detail 
  • Forward thinking, results oriented, creative problem solver  
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel (e.g., formula’s, data manipulation, pivot tables, etc.),  familiar with data visualization and data presentation tools and best practices 
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with ability to map customer processes to ESG impacts 
  • Desire to learn, and adapt technical, sustainability and data skills as the ESG space evolves 
  • Excellent written and oral communication abilities, adaptive to a variety of audience types 
  • Collaborative style, with strong facilitation experience to establish trusted relationships 
  • Proficient in GHG reporting, the GHG Protocol and related analysis  
  • Experience with CDP reporting and ESG standards, frameworks, and data ecosystem 
  • Ability to recommend ESG data management and KPI strategies  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Supply Chain, Technology,  or related field  
  • 3+ years of experience as a business analyst, data analyst, consultant, product manager or in  customer delivery, supply chain operations, technical sales, or related work experience or 
  • 2+ years of experience in the sustainability domain, including a focus on GHG emissions  analysis  

Preferred Qualifications  

  • Knowledge of the benefits and capabilities of sustainability data management platforms 
  • Proven track record in planning, research, project management and report writing skills 
  • Familiar with process improvement methodologies (e.g., Lean or Six Sigma), Agile  methodologies (e.g., Scaled Agile Framework)  
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel, cloud-based technology innovations that could benefit the ESG  space, and one or more data visualization and analysis tools  
  • Customer facing service or solution delivery experience with effectively influenced outcomes 
  • Experience with Science Based Targets, Renewable Energy Credits, and emerging ESG best  practices with the ability to make recommendations for customers  
  • Able to understand and effectively define the ESG data value chain to inform ESG strategies 
  • MS degree in an environmental science, engineering, MBA, or related discipline 
  • 4+ years of professional experience in sustainability consulting, in GHG emissions analysis and  reduction strategies 

To apply for this position email danielle@scope5.com

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