Job vacancy at Action Sustainability: Sustainability Consultant
ISCA member Action Sustainability have a new Sydney-based role for a Sustainability Consultant. Click here to apply.
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This is a Sydney-based role for someone with a passion for sustainability who has been working in the area (preferably as a consultant) for two to four years.
You will be involved in a diverse range of assignments, across a number of sectors, including:
Sustainable supply chains, sustainable procurement (ISO 20400) and social procurement;Sustainability strategy;Human rights and modern slavery; andSustainable finance (lending and investing).
The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to work on projects in sustainable buildings and infrastructure, assist with client/stakeholder engagement, workshops and presentations and in producing exceptional documentation and presentations that will be delivered to our clients.
The position requires a relevant university degree qualification.
It would be desirable for the candidate to have some knowledge and experience in sustainability strategy, sustainable procurement and human rights.
Skills and experience
Exceptional communication skills to confidently present information and engage with clients;Excellent organisational and project management skills;Self-motivated and ability to work in diverse teams; andMicrosoft Office skills including: Word, Excel (advanced skills preferable) and PowerPoint.
Other desired traits
Passion for sustainability and generating positive impacts for society;Questioning, curious and team player; andA positive, can-do attitude and willingness to help build our business.
Action Sustainability is a boutique sustainability consultancy operating out of Sydney and London. Our Sydney team are leaders in their field and provide leading-edge advisory services to government and the private sector. "Our purpose is to inspire sustainable business".
Our Directors have advised some of the leading organisations in Australia, the UK and in Hong Kong. Action Sustainability (UK) is the founder of the acclaimed Supply Chain Sustainability School. Action Sustainability led the Australian and UK delegations in the creation and launch of the new international standard, ISO 20400 - Sustainable Procurement, a practical guide for implementing social and sustainable change through procurement and supply chains.
After a successful first year in business, Action Sustainability Asia Pacific is now positioning for growth. We have an exciting opportunity for a successful candidate to join the team in this expansion phase.
Action Sustainability is an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and have a commitment to sustainability. Find out more about us here: www.actionsustainability.com .
20 February 2018