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Junior Consultant – Strategy

Role: Junior Consultant – Strategy

Location: Flexibly remote from our Dublin office

Contract: Full-time

Remuneration Range: Competitive

Key Responsibilities 
  • Undertaking project related research; collect and analyse data; engage with a range of stakeholders; 
  • Drafting technical reports and documents; and providing support in the preparation of content for proposals and marketing materials; 
  • Delivery of tasks on time and within budget, assisting the project managers to ensure that projects meet or exceed targets and deadlines;
  • Collaborating with global Anthesis sustainability experts and technical consultants, not only to deliver great projects but also to support in developing new service areas and innovative products for our clients.
About Anthesis
Anthesis is the sustainability activator!

Proud to be a B Corp, we seek to make a significant contribution to a world which is more resilient and productive. We do this by working with cities, corporates, investors and other organisations to drive sustainable performance. We develop financially driven sustainability strategies, underpinned by technical expertise and delivered by innovative collaborative teams across the world. The company combines the reach of big professional services groups with the deep expertise of boutiques.

Anthesis has clients across industry sectors from corporate multinationals such as Reckitt Benckiser, Cisco, Tesco, The North Face and Target, and also supports early-stage companies through Anthesis Ventures. The company brings together 1000+ experts operating in 42 countries around the world and has offices in Andorra, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Middle East, the Philippines, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the UK, and the US.

At Anthesis Group, we are truly committed to putting people and our planet at the heart of all we do.

We encourage all employees to contribute their ideas, perspectives, and experiences to help us create an inclusive and equitable workplace. By embracing diversity and providing equal opportunities, we believe we can drive innovation, foster creativity, and achieve our shared goals. So, if you’re ready to be a part of something truly extraordinary, then we want you! Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identify, national origin, age, pregnancy, martial status, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Together, we can continue to build a diverse and inclusive workforce where everyone has an equal opportunity to succeed and thrive.

If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to your application process, or need this job advert in a different format, just let us know and we’ll be happy to help.

Summary of Role
Anthesis’ Strategy offering specialises in tailored Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) transactional due diligence, strategy and advisory services. The team supports clients with materiality assessments, strategy development, data collection and management, sustainability/ESG reporting and also more traditional Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) transaction due diligence services to assess potential EHS related liabilities.

Anthesis is looking to appoint a highly motivated and passionate junior consultant to sustain the growth in activity in this exciting area of ESG, with both domestic and global clients.

The role location will be based in Anthesis’ Dublin office however the dynamic nature of our work may necessitate you to work from other Anthesis and/or clients’ offices from time-to-time. Additionally, given the international nature of the Anthesis business and the needs of our clients, this may lead to the need to participate in overseas work. At Anthesis we promote a flat and open culture so as not to constrain our talented staff in hierarchical management structures. Anthesis encourage business development, cross-selling and collaboration across the business, by all Anthesis colleagues, and you would have the opportunity to join groups which facilitate you to do this.
Key Requirements
  • A degree/relevant qualification in a related field (finance, sustainability, environmental management, geography etc.).
  • A passion for sustainability and an interest in being at the forefront of sustainability and sustainable finance.
  • Curious, open minded and enthusiastic.
  • Organised, methodical and analytical.
  • Effective time management and organisational skills. Ability to respond positively to pressure and take a flexible approach to the dynamic, fast moving finance sector;
  • Work well with a wide range of people on a global basis.
  • Proactive with the ability and confidence to use initiative.
  • Well presented with a professional manner to act as a brand ambassador which flexes and is appropriate for the specific client environment and circumstances.
  • The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate autonomous working and have an interest in a range of different project types and client sectors.
  • Ideally 1-3 years’ experience in a related position, however not essential.
  • An understanding of environmental contamination issues and key Irish and EU regulations and international standards would be valuable.
  • We are not expecting candidates to have extensive experience in strategy, but rather to demonstrate a broad understanding of key relevant sustainability topics along with a passion to succeed as activators for our clients.
Your Benefits
  • Work within a highly motivated team in an innovative and rapidly growing global company
  • Opportunity to have a direct impact and be a key part of the growth and development of the business and the team
  • Exposure to a wide range of clients and projects on a global basis
  • Competitive salary in line with education, experience and skills
  • Cooperative, supportive and open working atmosphere.