Carbon Intelligence

Senior Consultant - Verification (BB-CCEE3)

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Join our growing strategy team as a specialist in GHG Verification and lead our assurance services and the development of our services in this area.We are looking for simply amazing people who can inspire, excite, and have absolute passion in their work. People that want to join a team which is at the leading edge of sustainability and work with some of the most ambitious companies to tackle climate change and deliver impact.Our team of sustainability strategists, engineers and data scientists are brought together by a rare purpose-driven, entrepreneurial culture, valued by clients for our ability to deliver action. We love what we do and aim to make sustainability fun, exciting and impactful for both the planet and our client’s businesses.The PersonThis is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, bright and driven individual to join our growing team of GHG verification and assurance consultants. As a senior member of the team, you will be passionate leader and an effective communicator. You will have proven your ability to influence change and deliver our purpose of helping business play its part in building a zero carbon world.You will have sustainability consulting experience or worked in an in-house role, and you will have been responsible for leading GHG verification and assurance exercises across a broad range of industry and organisation types. You will have technical knowledge relating to our services and a strong understanding of how effective GHG verification and assurance can impact companies and support their objectives around climate resilience.Above all you will have a high level of self-motivation, a commitment to personal growth and you will thrive in working in a fast-paced client-driven environment.The Role ESG is now seen as a Boardroom issue and Ci is perfectly placed to take advantage of this societal, economic, and regulatory transformation. Each week more and more organisations commit to becoming net zero, driven by both a sense of purpose and ever-increasing pressure from their clients, investors, employees and other key stakeholders. Globally, Greta Thunberg’s words opened a dialogue where the role of business in planetary and human wellbeing has become front-page news.You will be a senior member of the consulting team, leading work with our major clients in various sectors. You will be a specialist in GHG Verification and assurance services and will lead the development of our services in this area.Key responsibilities include the following:Client relationship managementRelationship building with multiple individuals in large and complex clientsProgramme management of client delivery with a focus on quality and timelinessBusiness development to expand our work with key clients and drive growth of the companyService delivery and improvementLeading strategic projects with clients to verify and assure their annual GHG assertions, ESG reports and wider sustainability performance.In-depth knowledge of verification and assurance standards with a focus on ISO 14064-3. Experience with ISO 14065 and wider assurance standards such as AA1000 is desirable.Good working knowledge of legislative reporting frameworks such as SECR, mandatory GHG reporting and the EU ETS.Good working knowledge of voluntary ESG reporting frameworks such as CDP, GRESB, TCFD and GRI.Scaling consultancy services through effective resourcing, developing processes and coaching the teamCommunication and peopleEmpathy, intuition and influencing skills to draw out priorities, consolidate thinking and get buy-in to the proposed route forwardExcellent presentation skills and ability to lead workshops with business leadersLeading teams and supporting colleagues with personal developmentThe CultureThe culture of Carbon Intelligence is collaborative, innovative and open. Our employees have described us as ‘a really special business’ and one where ‘people are valued and can both grow themselves and help with our core purpose of driving businesses towards a zero carbon economy’. Our clients describe us a ‘breath of fresh air’.Desired capabilities5 years+ relevant experience in GHG verification and assurance services.Consultancy experience with proven team leadership capabilities.Strong auditing skills supported by recognised training and qualifications, such as Lead Auditor training.Strong attention to detail and an ability to confidently communicate verification findings that lead to accurate reporting and continuous improvement.Technical knowledge of the various audit and verification standards and the bodies that define them such as BSI, UKAS and ISO.Preparing clear outcome focused verification reports, presentations and papers.Working knowledge relating to governance structures and risk reporting and management processes.Project and programme management experience.Leading client workshops and meetings.If you would like the opportunity to join our fresh, forward-thinking team, please apply via

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