Sustainability Consultant Posted Sep 09
Scope 5 , Seattle, WA
Sustainability Consultant
Scope 5 is on a mission to help organizations be more sustainable and successful by simplifying their ESG data analysis using the Scope 5 SaaS platform and consulting services. Our culture is rooted in a growth mindset. We are committed to our customers' success in getting to a low carbon or net zero future by taking sustainability data-informed actions.

We are an agile and growing team. If you are the kind of person who wants to shape the growth of an organization while working to make the world a better place, let’s talk!

Provide guidance on greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory emissions factors and methodologies
Support customers in developing their GHG inventory
Prepare sustainability action plans, briefs, recommendations, and reports
Provide customer recommendations to reduce emission areas with the greatest impact
Track ESG standards, best practices, trends and related legislation and regulations

Align to our customers’ business context so we can help them achieve their ESG goals
Assist multiple customer accounts with ESG inventory and services enablement
Influence customers with strategic thinking and compelling value propositions
Articulate the value of the Scope 5 platform and services through demonstrations, storytelling and by leveraging platform and ESG knowledge to meet customer outcomes
Lead technical training sessions to new and existing customers
Ensure service delivery customer success with scoping, budget, and execution
Liaise between customers and internal teams to ensure our customers success

Apply your technical expertise to configure the platform and provide product support
Maintain emissions factor libraries and other various sustainability tools for customer use
Help scope and define new features and explain and promote them to customers
Act as the voice of the customer to internal teams to expand ESG offerings
Advocate for customer experience and their needs as market expectations evolve
Support platform testing and develop knowledge base articles

Motivated self-starter who can balance multiple workstreams in a dynamic environment
Possess a natural customer empathy oriented, patient, and flexible demeanor
Highly organized, process-oriented individual with a keen attention to detail
Forward thinking, results oriented, creative problem solver
Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel (e.g., formula's, data manipulation, pivot tables, etc.), familiar with data visualization and data presentation tools and best practices
Strong quantitative and analytical skills with ability to map customer processes to ESG impacts
Desire to learn, and adapt technical, sustainability and data skills as the ESG space evolves
Excellent written and oral communication abilities, adaptive to a variety of audience types
Collaborative style, with strong facilitation experience to establish trusted relationships
Proficient in GHG reporting, the GHG Protocol and related analysis
Experience with CDP reporting and ESG standards, frameworks, and data ecosystem
Ability to recommend ESG data management and KPI strategies
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Supply Chain, Technology, or related field
3+ years of experience as a business analyst, data analyst, consultant, product manager or in customer delivery, supply chain operations, technical sales, or related work experience or
2+ years of experience in the sustainability domain, including a focus on GHG emissions analysis

Knowledge of the benefits and capabilities of sustainability data management platforms
Proven track record in planning, research, project management and report writing skills
Familiar with process improvement methodologies (e.g., Lean or Six Sigma), Agile methodologies (e.g., Scaled Agile Framework)
Advanced Microsoft Excel, cloud-based technology innovations that could benefit the ESG space, and one or more data visualization and analysis tools
Customer facing service or solution delivery experience with effectively influenced outcomes
Experience with Science Based Targets, Renewable Energy Credits, and emerging ESG best practices with the ability to make recommendations for customers
Able to understand and effectively define the ESG data value chain to inform ESG strategies
MS degree in an environmental science, engineering, MBA, or related discipline
4+ years of professional experience in sustainability consulting, in GHG emissions analysis and reduction strategies