SENIOR SUSTAINABILITY CONSULTANT
Company: Perspektiv Australia
Location: Perth / Sydney/ Melbourne
Date issued: 01/12/21
Status: Full Time
Are you curious and optimistic about finding a better way? Do you want to be part of a fast-growing, value driven organisation with an excellent culture? Do you back yourself to leave a positive legacy?
Be part of our team enhancing sustainability outcomes for our many and varied clients.
Established in March 2017, we are an award-winning professional services consultancy dedicated entirely to sustainability. Our service areas include;
Leadership and Governance
Ratings & Assurance
Carbon & Lifecycle Impacts
Resilience & Adaptation
Human Rights and Empowerment
We work across many market sectors including Infrastructure, Building & Precincts, Energy & Resources, Products & Manufacturing, Investment & Finance, Food & Agriculture, Government and Not for Profits.
About the role:
Perspektiv has been experiencing significant growth in the last 12 months and this role will be pivotal to further expansion.
You will be central in planning and managing sustainability ratings scheme delivery for some of Australia’s largest and most exiting infrastructure projects. Your technical skills will complement our teams nationally across various market sectors helping to realise tangible positive sustainable outcomes. You will be offered opportunities to enhance your expertise across sustainable procurement, environmental impact mitigation, climate change and resilience adaptation, and carbon assessment techniques. All this in addition to further developing your project and people management skills, and business acumen.
This role represents a big opportunity to contribute to, and benefit from, the ongoing growth of this dynamic employee-owned consultancy. Rest assured if you are the successful candidate your potential will not be under-utilised.
Experience: Australia-based, 2+ years industry experience
Projects: Civil infrastructure design/delivery, government strategy development or implementation
Skills: Capable of identifying and managing stakeholder expectations and tailoring approach dependent on the audience to enable better design outcomes
Qualifications: Tertiary related to sustainability (variable across environmental, economics, engineering, natural sciences, development etc.)
In addition to the above, we will also look favourably upon:
•Experience in our service areas (listed above)
•Experience in our market sectors (listed above)
•Experience in professional services or consulting (especially regarding work winning and delivery)
•Established networks in our service areas and market sectors
•Project management skills
•Team and people management skills
Read more about our company and the role; download our Candidate Brief.
HOW TO APPLY
We are also open to alternative work arrangements across full- or part-time engagements (i.e. arrangements that suit your life, family, location, etc.) so please suggest these as part of your application.
To apply, please send a combined CV and cover letter to email@example.com by 13/12/21 telling us:
What sustainability means to you,
What you’re passionate about; and,
How working with Perspektiv fits with your professional aspirations.