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Climate Consultant

Organization
Supercritical
Category
Work & Volunteer
Job vacancies
Country
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Language

English

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Description

London startup raises £2M to offer true carbon removal techniques and tackle climate changeSupercritical's software enables one to measure, reduce, and offset your climate impact in weeks without the need for a sustainability team. Supercritical says its platform assesses a company’s carbon impact, creates an actionable plan for reducing their emissions and recommends a portfolio of high-quality carbon removal offsets for companies to purchase. It will effectively be building a marketplace of carbon removal projects such as enhanced weathering, bio-oil sequestration and direct air capture.

The consulatant  will be dealing directly with customers from the start, learn quickly, and make a real difference in our climate emergency fight.

  • Calculate carbon footprints / accounts of companies
  • Develop net-zero roadmaps and emission reduction plans 
  • Input into ongoing development of footprinting tools and processes
  • General research support 
  • Support our customers on the topics of net-zero, ESG and TCFD
  • Work with Head of Climate on carbon removal projects vetting and Supercritical climate policy positioning
  • Over time, take responsibility to independently serve our customers and support future climate associates

Requirements:

  • You have a bachelor and preferably a masters in sustainability, environmental engineering or climate science related field, or equivalent experience
  • You have 1-5 years of work experience, ideally in Sustainability Consulting focusing on corporate carbon accounting
  • You have in-depth practical knowledge of GHG Protocol plus at least one of the following topics: 
  1. Corporate climate disclosure and reporting (ESG, TCFD, CDP etc.)
  2. Negative emission / carbon removal technologies 
  3. Carbon offsetting market
  • You have excellent numerical skills and strong proficiency with Excel/spreadsheets, a methodical approach and can work independently
  • You care about data integrity and quality
  • You have a lot of curiosity, common sense and a broad understanding of carbon, climate and sustainability issues
  • You're excited by the opportunity of an early-stage startup and faster development than a typical sustainability consultancy would provide
  • You can engage people from different background and with different agendas
  • Advantageous to be confident in communicating with customers and excel at organisation, in order to take more direct ownership of customer success including scheduling meetings and leading kick-off and debrief sessions
  • Your take the initiative and see problems as challenges, not barriers
  • You have high integrity, care about real climate impact, and can guide customers on this journey

 

Climate Consultant