Sustainability Consultant – Director

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The position of Sustainability Consultant – Director has become available at JLL.

What this job involves

  • Challenging our clients through our insights and analysis to develop bold programmes that capture the value of sustainability, including the necessary business development activities
  • Supporting our clients to define their carbon targets and working with them to establish the business case for delivering on these
  • Delivering on our clients’ net zero carbon ambitions
  • Developing approaches to help our clients understand, manage and report on their climate related risks in line with the TCFD framework
  • Working with colleagues to support clients address the range of environmental and broader sustainability issues such as health and wellbeing and socio-economic impacts
  • Lead a team of experts, and supporting them to achieve their ambitions
  • Contribution to the management of the wider Upstream business
  • Business development through developing relationships with new and existing clients

Sound like you? Our expectations are that you will have most of the following:

  • Relevant degree and/or masters
  • A strong understanding of the key sustainability agenda including, for example, climate related risk, carbon compliance, carbon reduction plans and Net Zero Carbon, health and wellbeing and socio-economic impacts
  • Excellent client relationships skills
  • A strong track record of integrating sustainability into organisations’ operations
  • Experience of working in a collaborative way with clients and other stakeholders to develop ambitious and robust sustainability programmes
  • An understanding of the measurement and improvement of embodied carbon
  • Awareness of the developments of the legislative landscape, and experience in helping clients respond to these
  • Appreciation of wider socio-economic impacts and opportunities to influence these is desirable
  • Proven project management experience and excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in written and numeric work
  • A personable character with an ability to foster good working relationships and good experience of leading individuals and teams
  • Ability to obtain buy-in and engagement from employees at all levels
  • Experience liaising with, engaging and presenting to senior business leaders
  • Experience of working with corporate clients, commercial property, property managers and an understanding of the landlord and tenant relationship is desirable
  • Passionate about working towards a sustainable future

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Sustainability Consultant – Director


Thursday 23rd July 2020


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