Date : Jun 19, 2020
Location : London, London, GB
Company : Bureau Veritas
Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC) , delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
Since 1828 we offer innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards , reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.
Our core values include integrity and ethics , impartiality, customer focus and safety at work and are Top Employer for the seventh consecutive year.
Role : Sustainability Consultant
Location : London
REACH NEW HEIGHTS WITH A GLOBAL LEADER
Ready for your next challenge? We’re looking for an ambitious and experienced Sustainability Consultant to join our industry leading Sustainability and Assurance consulting group.
This role will be instrumental in supporting a range of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability assurance projects. More specifically, to contribute to the delivery of research, assurance and verification assignments as well as to support the development and growth of the business staying alert to client requirements and business opportunities whilst developing awareness of cross-selling potential in other Divisions.
Make an impact doing work you can be proud of at Bureau Veritas. Contribute to a global mission to enhance standards with integrity, and help us create a brighter future for our next generations, and a safer society for us all.
GREAT WITH PEOPLE
This unique role offers the chance to join an influential team within a truly global leading organisation, working with some of the world’s biggest brands.
Responsibilities will include :
Undertake a variety of quantitative and qualitative verification tasks through knowledge of sustainability standards including GRI Guidelines, AA1000 series, ISAE3000 series amongst others
Conduct verification and assurance activities as part of the delivery of client projects
Make decisions about day to day tasks, suggest ideas to more senior team members regarding priorities, clients and team
Provide first point of contact for smaller clients or projects. Be confident in client interaction; may run client meetings
Manage personal resources and time, including personal utilisation
Support and undertake site visits to client sites and offices
Ensure the quality of delivered assignments through following company protocols and set standards
Keep up to date with current developments within sustainability
Ensure a safe, environmentally conscious and high quality culture
Candidate requirements include :
A degree in a relevant subject : Environment, Sustainability, carbon or mathematical (MSc preferred) or equivalent experience
IEMA or similar membership (preferred)
Experience with one (or more) of the following sustainability standards / guidelines : GRI Guidelines, AA1000 series, UN Global Compact, CDP Climate Change
Knowledge and interest in a range of sustainability issues, including materiality assessments and supply chain issues (preferable)
Strong analytical and processing skills
Excellent research skills and meticulous attention to detail
Strong inter-personal skills
Good report writing skills
Flexible approach and a team player
Strong English language skills (spoken and written)
A TRUE GLOBAL LEADER
Only Bureau Veritas can offer :
Structured development programmes to help you fulfil your potential, including face to face and e-learning programmes
The opportunity to deliver excellence for high profile clients, including some of the world’s most recognised brands
A long list of awards recognition including Top Employer seven years in a row and continued success in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards
Comprehensive financial package including competitive salary and allowances, defined contribution pension, 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, various insurances including Private Health Insurance and other flexible benefits to suit individual requirements