Summary of role
We are seeking a Principal Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) consultant. They will join our Global Centre of Excellence for Analytics and run a team of analysts specialising in LCA.
Analysts provide the data, and calculations associated consultancy which underpin our clients’ sustainability activity.
Performing complex LCAs in the context of wide-ranging projects
Performing detailed calculations to find material flows, greenhouse gas emissions, ecological footprints and other environmental, economic and social metrics, as may be required
Delivering business value to our clients
Project, client and line management
Build expertise in the team through mentoring and training
Technical research and results dissemination
Business development, including proposal writing
5+ years’ experience in delivering complex LCAs within different markets
Excellent analytical skills applying various LCA software. We would expect extensive experience in one of the main tools including GaBi, openLCA or SimaPro etc.
and advanced competency in Microsoft Excel
1st Class or 2 : 1 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) Bachelors / Master’s Degree
Demonstrable client management and business development skills
Strong communication and consulting skills
Project management skills : ensuring projects are delivered on time, to budget and to client expectations
Personal Attributes and Qualities
Previous background or passion for sustainability preferred
Curious, globally minded and enthusiastic
Effective time management and organisational skills, with the ability to stick to deadlines and clarity on the need for prioritisation.
Ability to respond positively to pressure and take a flexible approach to a dynamic, fast moving and changing work environment
Work well with a wide range of people on a global basis