Sr. Sustainability Practice Consultant

Sustainability All US Cities/Nationwide, United States


Description

We're drawn by the frontier. Bridge Partners attracts leaders, people driven to push the boundaries of what’s possible. Every one of us shares a passion and a practical enthusiasm for fresh opportunities—for relentlessly finding new ways to grow revenue, activate channels, accelerate pipelines, and create value.

We focus on growth—especially in sales, marketing, and channel, and we’ve helped our clients unlock billions in revenue. We work with more than half of the world’s largest tech and telco companies, and we partner with the cloud and SaaS providers who are redefining tomorrow’s marketplace.

Your role as the Sr. Sustainability Practice Consultant

You will act as a key team member in providing our clients with the right data, tools, and guidance to identify sustainability solutions. An entrepreneurial, self-directed mindset and excellent communications skills are key.

Strong written and verbal communications are a requisite, as well as confidence in dealing with people at different management levels and working in a range of corporate settings. You will support and develop strategies, tools and frameworks to address emerging areas in sustainability, build new programs, and drive strategic partnerships across the industry. You will have the opportunity to lead innovative applications of new technology to accelerate climate action.

This position is remote and can be located in most US states except for Hawaii. Some key meetings as well as occasional team mixers and other fun events will be based on Pacific Time Zone (PST).

 

How you’ll contribute to the team

  • Engage with client business owners, Bridge Partners’ team members, and external experts within multiple sustainability functional areas such as carbon reduction and removal strategy, supplier engagement and enablement, organization design, and data and tooling strategy to identify and document key program goals, priorities, work streams, and deliverables
  • Collaborate with clients daily, guiding processes to advance, improve and measure key sustainability initiatives and communicate progress, roadblocks, and risks as appropriate
  • Lead the development of client sustainability strategies: drive progress through project/product/initiative roadmaps, executive level presentations, analysis, and performance benchmarking through a variety of platforms and channels
  • Coordinate multi-disciplinary, or multi-workstream projects spanning various aspects of a client’s sustainability platform in a collaborative and effective manner
  • Ensure program variables work together to meet standards, financial targets, and defined critical metrics; this can involve creating project plans, delegating tasks and deliverables to colleagues, and providing project oversight and review of deliverables
  • Prepare or revise client communications for sustainability performance aligned to key industry reporting platforms, such as CDP, DJSI, GRI, GRESB
  • Contribute to the development of training resources for both internal and external clients

 

Your skills and approach

  • Management consulting experience with relevant work in sustainability strategy, program management, process improvement, or change management
  • Bachelors Degree in Sustainability or Environmental Sciences, Climate Science, Renewable Energy, Environmental Engineering, or a related field, Master’s degree in Sustainability or Sustainable Business required
  • 8+ years of related professional/consulting experience and an interest in pursuing a career in sustainability; this should not be viewed as an entry-level position
  • Prior experience successfully designing and launching major projects, products, or business initiatives
  • Quick-twitch ability to react to client direction, changing priorities, and new deadlines
  • Ability to accept and consider new ideas and approaches, with willingness to learn from the perspectives and guidance of others
  • Business acumen and professionalism; ability to understand and engage on business issues
  • Understands sustainability short-term and long-term business cases and possesses confidence to professionally challenge thinking and ideas
  • Exceptional organizational skills, including the ability to multitask within competing priorities, program schedules, and business needs
  • Ability to communicate, both written and verbally, complex analysis and ideas in a concise manner

At Bridge Partners we live by our values, which include authenticity. We actively seek out and hire employees from diverse backgrounds to add their authentic voice to our company; we succeed when we create space for people from every background, gender, race, age, religion, ability, and orientation. If you are looking for a place to grow and share your authentic voice, we strongly encourage you to apply for our open positions. We need you and have a space for you to thrive at Bridge Partners. Bridge Partners is an equal opportunity employer.

Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to respond to every resume we receive. Thank you for your understanding.