Senior Consultant/Manager – Climate Change and Sustainability Services

  • Company:
    EY
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
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Senior Consultant/Manager – Climate Change and Sustainability Services

Assurance

Requisition # PER001H4

Post Date Dec 01, 2020

The
Covid-19 pandemic is creating seismic challenges around the world. Our purpose,
to build a better working world, has never been more important. Life at EY has
been transformed dramatically but our strong culture of flexible and remote
working has helped EY people navigate new ways of working and remain connected
with each other and our clients.

A
better working world truly starts with the people at EY who are building it
every day. Now more than ever we need talented people from diverse backgrounds
to help our clients navigate the complexities of this Transformative Age:
people with the passion, curiosity and drive to make things better.

**The opportunity**

We are looking for
a Senior Consultant or a Manager within the Climate Change and Sustainability
Services team in our Perth office.

The EY Climate
Change and Sustainability Services team is the biggest sustainability
consulting team in Oceania. Our multidisciplinary team comprises 230
experienced professionals across Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane,
Adelaide, Perth, as well as Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington, and advises
a large proportion of the ASX 200 to help them drive performance beyond their
bottom line.

**Your key responsibilities**

+ Workas part of a multidisciplinary team across a range of industries, assistingorganisations on how they manage and report on socio-economic value creation orsustainability information, including greenhouse gas emissions, responsiblesupply chains, climate risk, non-financial reporting and more

+ Contributeto strategy, solutions, methodologies, analytical frameworks and tools to helpclients succeed and navigate complex regulatory environments and managestakeholder expectations

+ Developingand maintaining strong working relationships with key business decision-makers,both internally and externally

+ Identifyingand communicating trends, developments, and key performance drivers relevant tothe client, while demonstrating a deep understanding of the industry andmarketplace

**Skills and attributes for success**

+ Tertiaryqualification, such as in engineering or environmental sciences, economics,social sciences, law, organisational development, research methods orinternational development

+ Knowledgeof relevant legislation, regulations and codes of practice as well as a goodunderstanding of the issues within the Sustainability industry, such as theModern Slavery Act, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards, SustainabilityAccounting Standards Board (SASB), amongst others

+ Knowledgeof, and experience in preparing sustainability reports and strategies, such asundertaking materiality assessments, peer benchmarking, stakeholder engagementactivities and preparation of internal and external reporting

+ Practicalexperience with energy and emissions reporting schemes including NationalGreenhouse Emissions Reporting (NGER) scheme, the Safeguard Mechanism and theEmissions Reduction Fund (ERF); as well as climate risk advisory experiencesuch as experience with the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosure(TCFD) Framework

**Ideally, you’ll also have**

+ Experiencein assurance or auditing is highly desirable

+ Between5-7 years of consulting experience

**What working at EY offers**

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for
your performance. In addition, our comprehensive package can be tailored to
your individual needs, to give you the freedom to manage your role in a way
that’s right for you. This includes;

+ a variety of flexibleworking and leave arrangements

+ personalisedincluding coachingand support to help you build your career and access to formal learning so youcan develop the skills you’ll need to thrive in the future

+ arange of tools and benefits to guide and support your health and wellbeingthroughout your entire EY career

**About EY**

At EY, we hold a collective commitment to
foster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practices
are equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. Through our
inclusive leadership behaviours, a variety of internal networks, flexible
working and mentoring programs, you will have the support and flexibility to
build an exceptional career.

EY is committed to making reasonable
adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process for
people with disability. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment
process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the
time of application viaor phone+61 3
8650 7788.

We understand the importance of social
distancing at this time so our recruitment and onboarding process will be managed
virtually so we can continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of EY
people, clients, guests and the broader public.

**Theexceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.** ​

**Apply now.**

The
preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their
external third party provider.

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