Senior Consultant – Scope 3 Emissions Management

Role: Senior Consultant – Scope 3 Emissions Management

Location: Remote role, based across the U.S./Canada

Contract: Full-time

Remuneration Range: $80,000 - $100,000

Key Responsibilities 

  • Leading the delivery of scope 3-related projects 
  • Performing and drawing insights from scope 3 inventories 
  • Conducting research to advance the development of innovative methods for scope 3 emisions accounting and tracking external developments/trends that inform the same 
  • Developing climate action plans focused on supply chain emissions, product design and other areas of scope 3 
  • Building expertise in the team through mentoring and training 

Anthesis is the Sustainability Activator. We seek to make a significant contribution to a world which is more resilient and productive and are committed to the importance of this ‘decisive decade’. We do this by working with cities, companies, 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. Our company combines the deep expertise of boutiques with the reach of big professional services groups, bringing the commercial and operational capabilities it takes to deliver real change.

 

Our company brings together the largest dedicated group of sustainability experts in the world, with over 700 experts working across our offices in the U.S., Canada, Colombia, the UK, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Andorra, Finland, France, Brazil, China, the Philippines and the Middle East. Our culture is founded on the empowerment of great people, working in agile teams, in a high-ownership, high-accountability environment. We are proud of what we have achieved so far with Anthesis, but we know we have a duty and an opportunity to contribute much more.

 

Our Net Zero & Climate Solutions team provides clients with exceptional technical expertise combined with a strategic and rational approach to developing innovative programs that deliver measurable impact. Our expertise and team combines thought leaders and technical practitioners from many sides of the bench, consultants, corporates and the NGO community. The world needs more smart, ambitious, and savvy sustainability professionals – a position with Anthesis allows you the platform and network to make a real difference in the fight against climate change.

 

Summary of Role

We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Consultant to support our growing offerings around Scope 3 Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions management. You will spearhead the delivery of innovative projects aimed at creating GHG inventories and reduction plans for scope 3, including company supply chains. You will do so while collaborating with Anthesis SMEs with deep technical expertise in GHG Accounting and Reporting, Life Cycle Analysis (LCA), Science Based Targets (SBTs) and Net Zero, Supplier Engagement, and other areas. You will also collaborate extensively with Anthesis team members in Europe and Asia. Your role will be client-facing and enable our clients to deliver measurable impact and GHG emissions reductions from across their value chain.

Your projects and clients will span multiple industries, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to boutique brands, and require engagement with clients, and their suppliers, around the world.

 

Key Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience as a sustainability practitioner, focused on carbon accounting, in either an in-house role and/or consulting role
  • Strong working knowledge of GHG accounting standards (GHG Protocol, ISO 14064)
  • Experience in conducting product carbon footprints and LCAs using established databases (e.g., GaBI and EcoInvent)
  • Experience in developing complex scope 3 GHG inventories, especially for Purchased Goods and Services and Use of Sold Products
  • Experience in using multiple data types and methods for Purchased Goods & Services, including LCAs, Environmentally Extended Input-Output (EEIO) analysis, and supplier data
  • Familiarity with Science Based Target setting methods and experience in modelling portfolios of emissions reduction measures to build scope 3 climate action plans
  • Excellent data manipulation and visualization skills
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • Effective time management and organizational skills. Ability to respond positively to pressure and take a flexible approach to a dynamic, fast moving and changing work environment
  • Ability to work on virtual teams across different time zones

Our ideal candidate is mission driven and wants to flourish in a global team working at the leading edge of sustainability.

 

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive and competitive group health, dental, and vision insurance plans for you and your dependents, as well as a FSA (Flexible Spending Account).
  • Pay 100% of the cost of short‐term and long‐term disability insurances.
  • Pay 100% of the cost of life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan to assist in planning for your retirement. Anthesis provides 3% Safe Harbor contribution and you may elect to contribute more each pay period with a pre‐tax deduction up to a certain cap.

 

At Anthesis we value both the wellbeing and the professional development of our people by doing our best to make Anthesis a great place to work. Our identity, values, and the quality of our work are vested in our people and we want you to thrive, develop and succeed here.

As an equal opportunities’ employer, we value diversity in our workforce and make our decisions based on skills and experience – the only thing that differentiates you is your talent and the value you bring. We understand that diverse ideas breed extraordinary results by inspiring our thinking, challenging our solutions and enhancing our culture. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.