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Senior Sustainability Consultant

December 2019. Location: Singapore

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious consultant to play a key role in a dynamic company.  Paia Consulting is Singapore’s leading sustainability consultancy. We work with a range of companies, government agencies and NGOs focusing on addressing sustainability related issues from a business strategy approach.

We are a team of dedicated and passionate sustainability specialists with a depth of expertise that carbon accounting, sustainable finance, sustainable risk management and circular economy. We typically work in partnership with our clients, the majority of whom work with us on a retained basis.

We are looking for a Senior Consultant to join our team in Singapore. We offer competitive salary, performance related bonuses and flexible working practices.  We support personal and professional development, with dedicated time put aside to career development and a formal training budget. Pro-bono work is also encouraged, with two days of paid volunteer leave each year for every employee.

As a Senior Consultant, you will be expected to:

  • Make an impact on how our clients do business, through sustainability strategy, programmes and implementation
  • Deliver on a range of high quality client projects
  • Successfully manage client relationships
  • Conduct trainings and briefings on sustainability topics
  • Develop new business opportunities

We need you to have:

  • At least 5 years experience implementing corporate sustainability
  • Proven track record of delivering high quality output timely and to budget
  • Self-motivated individual who can demonstrate initiative and take responsibility
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, communication and written skills
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills, with attention to detail
  • A willingness to learn, be challenged and contribute to ‘thought leadership’
  • Master’s degree or equivalent; in environment or sustainability, for example.

We will be excited if you have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of one or several of the following frameworks: GRI, SASB, SDGs, TCFD, GRESB, AA1000, ISO14000 series, ISO 26000, OHSAS 18001, etc.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in areas such as Climate Change, Supply Chain, Sustainable Finance, Waste/Circular Economy and Water
  • Demonstrated experience in one or more of the following tools and methods: data collection, validation, and analysis; stakeholder consultation; survey design and execution; policy evaluation; market analyses; cost-benefit analysis
  • Experience in a consultancy or in a customer-facing commercial environment

 Please send us your resume and a cover letter to Tasha Osman (tasha@paiaconsulting.com)

Sustainability Consultant

December 2019. Location: Singapore

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious consultant to play a key role in a dynamic company.  Paia Consulting is Singapore’s leading sustainability consultancy. We work with a range of companies, government agencies and NGOs focusing on addressing sustainability related issues from a business strategy approach.

We are a team of dedicated and passionate sustainability specialists with a depth of expertise that carbon accounting, sustainable finance, sustainable risk management and circular economy. We typically work in partnership with our clients, the majority of whom work with us on a retained basis.

We are looking for a Senior Consultant to join our team in Singapore. We offer competitive salary, performance related bonuses and flexible working practices.  We support personal and professional development, with dedicated time put aside to career development and a formal training budget. Pro-bono work is also encouraged, with two days of paid volunteer leave each year for every employee.

As a Consultant, you will be expected to:

  • Make an impact on how our clients do business, through sustainability strategy, programmes and implementation
  • Successfully contribute to multiple projects across different business sectors, within budget and meeting deadlines
  • Work with a wide variety of sustainability frameworks to conduct analysis, develop recommendations, and create appropriate deliverables
  • Deliver high quality work, meeting and exceeding client expectations
  • Conduct research on sustainability related topics

We need you to have:

  • A passion in sustainability and willingness to learn
  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in a relevant discipline. Studies can be a combination of environment, carbon, sustainability, engineering/science, and/or economics/finance
  • A professional and diligent approach
  • Commitment to excellence, in quality of work and client satisfaction
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective oral and written communication (English)
  • Proficiency with numbers
  • Problem-solving and creative thinking
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • An entrepreneurial, hands-on attitude: flexible, resilient, proactive, and enthusiastic
  • Excellent PC literacy – especially in MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Word
  • Be able to work independently and demonstrate initiative, as well as operate effectively as part of a team

 We will be excited if you have:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of one or several of the following frameworks: GRI, SASB, SDGs, TCFD, GRESB, AA1000, ISO14000 series, ISO 26000, OHSAS 18001, etc.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in areas such as Climate Change, Supply Chain, Sustainable Finance, Waste/Circular Economy and Water
  • Demonstrated experience in one or more of the following tools and methods: data collection, validation, and analysis; stakeholder consultation; survey design and execution; policy evaluation; market analyses; cost-benefit analysis
  • Fluency in other Asian languages e.g. Mandarin Chinese, Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Malaysia etc
  • Experience in a consultancy or in a customer-facing commercial environment

 Please send us your resume and a cover letter to Tasha Osman (tasha@paiaconsulting.com)

Intern

Location: Singapore

Duration: 3-6 months period, can be part-time with minimum 3 days a week
Our internships offer an opportunity to be exposed to the work we do, in a friendly and flexible working environment.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Researching sustainability information and trends, including benchmarking
  • Contributing towards client, business development and internal sustainability related projects as and when required.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated passion for sustainability
  • Familiarity with Global Reporting Initiative is highly desirable
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Strong in data analysis and presentation
  • Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint & Excel
  • Degree or above in related discipline (e.g. Environment, Business, Finance and/or Social Science)
  • Able to work independently and in teams
  • Ability to deliver high quality outputs, with attention to detail
  • This is a paid position; remuneration will depend on qualifications and experience.

Please submit your application with CV in PDF format here.
Due to the expected volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.