Senior Consultant – Climate Change - Centrum , Rotterdam

Long term
short term contract
Centrum , Rotterdam, Netherlands
Partial remote possible
5 yrs of exp.
Posted on 09-07-2022
Start : octobre 2022

Nexio Projects

We offer an integrated service to help you turn sustainability from a vague idea to a set of goals and actions tailored to your organization.

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Hi, We’re Nexio Projects

At Nexio Projects, we firmly believe that everyone has the power to shape a more sustainable future. As a trusted advisor and partner to clients in a wide range of sectors, we simplify the challenges associated with sustainability and bring clarity and transparency to fuel bold action. We are facilitators and implementors at heart and strongly believe in the power of incremental change to shape a more sustainable future.

As a dynamic team, we form a motivated group of 30+ co-workers headquartered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands and have cultivated a unique team spirit that is both impact-driven and purpose-oriented. We are humble, hardworking and continuous learners.

Everyone’s voice can be heard, promoting an environment in which maximum potential can be reached is at our core. Because of this, we continuously look for enthusiastic intrapreneurs who can do things seriously, without taking themselves too seriously.

As a Senior Consultant for the Climate Change team in our Rotterdam Office, you will have an active role in managing projects to model organisation and product carbon footprints and provide clients with the insight needed for them to reduce their emissions. Additionally, you will also use your expertise to develop meaningful and impactful climate change strategies for clients all over the world in a wide range of sectors. On top of your consulting role, you will also lead part of our climate change analysts and consultants and support our Climate Lead to drive strategic direction and growth of the Climate Team and its activities.

Skills and Experience

  • Growth mindset with strong experience and interest in scaling service offerings and solutions.
  • University degree, ideally at a Master’s level or higher, in data or computer science, statistics or climate change related field. Engineering background is a key advantage.
  • 5+ years of proven project management skills with experience working with large international corporate clients.
  • Team leadership experience.
  • Expertise in climate change, with emphasis on: Carbon accounting and reporting (especially knowledge of the GHG Protocol); Science-Based Targets ; Life Cycle Assessments (LCA); CDP reporting; Carbon offsetting ; Climate change risk analysis.
  • Experience with Big Data (Centralized and decentralized approach)
  • Candidate should be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite software, with advanced modelling skills in Excel.
  • Programming fundamentals is a key advantage
  • Well-developed consulting skills including research, analysis, presentation, and attention to detail.
  • Strong problem-solving skills – an analytical, innovative, and creative mindset.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Fluency in English – Dutch, French or any additional European language is a key advantage.

What You Deliver

  • Set time and quality targets for each of your projects.
  • Support the development of a client focused organization.
  • Establish senior client relationships.
  • Lead creativity and innovation in teams.
  • Support the Climate Lead to improve our current services and creation of new services in response to demand.
  • Lead research, content creation and marketing efforts of team, including the writing of though pieces and hosting of webinars.

How You Deliver

  • Reconcile detail of project with big picture goals.
  • Proactive communicator with strong interpersonal skills
  • Plan and lead change to make it stick and support the Climate Lead to drive scalability in line with Nexio Project’s ambitions.
  • Collaborate across teams and be able to leverage multiple disciplines in Nexio Projects.
  • Combine bold ambitions and high standards with resilience and tenacity.
  • Responsible for client management and delivery on specific projects.
  • Demonstrate Nexio Projects’ values and ethics and act as a strong Nexio Projects ambassador.
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills, a strong ability to multi-task, a friendly demeanor, and the ability to meet strict deadlines.
  • Organized person who is a self-starter, takes initiative
  • Willing to take on additional and tasks as the needs arise

🌱We are an equal opportunity employer and embrace the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion within the recruitment process. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and experience. The more inclusive we are, the better we can deliver our mission to shape a more sustainable world. 🌱