WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Senior Consultant - Sustainability, Energy and Climate Change (ID# 46972) in Boulder, Colorado
Senior Consultant - Sustainability, Energy and Climate Change (ID# 46972) Boulder, CO
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Experience: 6-10
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Be involved in projects with our Water & Environment Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP USA has an immediate opening for a Senior Consultant to support the company’s growing Sustainability, Energy and Climate Change offerings in Boulder, CO. Seewsp.com/advancingsustainabilityfor a description of our team and capabilities.
The individual will support a clientfacing team in the design, management, and reporting of organizational sustainability programs. The ideal candidate will have the flexibility and capacity to work on a wide variety of projects and the demonstrated ability to work well with cross-functional teams. Candidates should be passionate about sustainability, self-motivated and self-directed, collaborative, and able to produce high-quality work products. Specific experience in infrastructure sustainability is required, particularly GRESB Infrastructure and/or the Envision Rating System. Sector experience in oil and gas, renewable energy, telecom, transportation, and/or utilities is preferred.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Developing and managing sustainability and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) programs, in addition to related strategies and policies
Assessing and managing ESG risk and opportunity in both pre- and post-investment for infrastructure across sectors
Producing ESG disclosures and other communications aligned with leading frameworks (e.g., GRI, GRESB, UN PRI)
Designing ESG performance targets and accompanying strategies and achievement plans
Developing entity-wide and product life cycle inventories for energy, GHG, water, waste, and other resources
Identifying and evaluating opportunities to achieve energy, GHG, and resource reductions
Researching leading sustainability programs and initiatives
Managing multiple projects and project teams concurrently
Supporting business development activities with existing and prospective clients in the private and public sectors
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Bachelor’s Degree in Environment/Sustainability, Business, Energy, Engineering, Public Policy or a related discipline
6-10 years of related professional experience in sustainability and/or management consulting
Experience with GRESB Infrastructure and other similar frameworks including CDP, DJSI, Envision, GRI, the GHG Protocol, SASB, and UN PRI
Well-developed interpersonal skills, maturity, credibility, confidence, and integrity
Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to craft compelling presentations and reports
Ability to develop and present analyses using programs including Microsoft PowerPoint, Power BI, Word, Excel, Access, and related software
Ability to work independently, manage multiple projects/project teams concurrently, and manage time efficiently
Ability to collaborate remotely across geographies and platforms
Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
Master's Degree in one of the above-listed disciplines
Professional credentials such as the Envision Sustainability Professional (ENV SP)
Experience in infrastructure sustainability, and the oil and gas, renewable energy, telecom, transportation, and/or utility sectors
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status