Senior / Principal Consultant – LCA Analyst

Role: Senior / Principal Consultant – LCA Analyst

Location: Flexibly remote from one of our UK hubs (Bristol, Edinburgh, Harrogate, London, Manchester or Oxford)

Practice Area: Climate

Contract: Full-time

Remuneration Range: Competitive

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • Write proposals for new business, in collaboration with the existing team
  • Be independent in engaging with a wide variety of clients, often in senior roles within their business.
  • You will be writing technical reports, drawing on expertise from across the wider team, and rest of the business.
  • Attend client meetings, where necessary, for the development of opportunities and project delivery.

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 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 opportunity’s 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, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability.

Summary of Role:

We are seeking a Senior Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Consultant. They will join our Global Centre of Excellence for Analytics and work with a team of analysts specialising in sustainable products and circularity.

Key Requirements:

  • Excellent project management and some team leadership
  • 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
  • Strong numeracy with comfortable use of modeling and data manipulation tools
  • 3-5+ years’ experience in delivering LCA projects either in-house or in a consultancy environment
  • A passion and success in delighting clients, preferably within a corporate context while challenging them to deliver maximum sustainability impact.
  • Strong communication and consulting skills; particularly an understanding of the sustainability challenges that organisations face in today’s climate.
  • Active and encouraging team player that celebrates and applied the diversity of skills and personalities in a team.
  • Driven to deliver a positive sustainability impact;
  • Previous background or passion for additional sustainability specialism preferred;
  • Curious, globally minded and enthusiastic;
  • Effective time management and organisational skills. 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.