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Climate Change and Sustainability Senior

Location:  Warszawa
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Jul 14, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1477410

Climate Change and Sustainability Senior Consultant with European languages


Let us introduce you the job offer by EY GDS Poland – a member of the global integrated service delivery center network by EY.


The opportunity


Climate Change and Sustainability Services (CCaSS) team is EY is focused on providing advisory services on Climate change mitigation and decarbonization, ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety), Non-financial reporting and customization and implementation of ESG digital tools like Enablon, MSM among others. The team is also involved in providing Assurance on Non-financial disclosures.


As a senior, you’ll be expected to deliver ESG reporting related projects single-handedly on more than one standard and/or regulation (e.g., EU Taxonomy, SFRD, CSRD/ESRS, GRI, SEC, ISSB, Integrated Reporting, TCFD, CDP, DJSI among others), and be responsible for the timeliness and quality of the work as per EY Global Standards. 

While the Senior will be based out of our Warsaw/Wroclaw office with a hybrid-work option the individual may be required to travel to other countries (short term rotation) for executing the client engagements.


Your key responsibilities


  • Deliver high-quality output for each project assigned to you
  • Execute on the key CCaSS solutions using our global service delivery framework
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with your team, EY global team and clients to manage expectations
  • Maintain detailed knowledge of global sustainability regulations and awareness of market trends while contributing to developing tailored solutions and thought leadership
  • Demonstrate consistent creative problem-solving abilities and consultancy mindset while delivering output and understanding market landscape.


Skills and attributes for success


  • Strong interpersonal and good written & oral communication skills.
  • Strong logical and reasoning skills.
  • Team player, with the ability to multi-task, flexible, and can work under pressure.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and proactively implement new processes.


To qualify for the role, you must have


  • Graduate or post-graduate degree in Environmental sciences, Sustainability Management, Economics, Law & Administration and other related discipline from reputed Universities
  • 4+ years of experience preferably from consulting background
  • Full-working proficiency in English, and German / Spanish / Italian, knowledge of any other European language will be a plus
  • Relevant experience in ESG reporting on various reporting standards / regulations with a focus on GRI, TCFD, EU Taxonomy and SFRD
  • Experience in ESG strategy development, materiality assessment Impact assessments, due diligence, supply chain sustainability, among others
  • Certifications in climate change, environment, and sustainability related areas from GRI, SASB, GARP, etc. are a plus


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • Excellent MS Excel (or any other data management tools/ technologies) and MS PowerPoint skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication, presentation, and technical writing skills


What we offer


EY Global Delivery Services (GDS) is a dynamic and truly global delivery network. We work across ten locations –  Argentina, China, Hungary, India, Philippines, Poland, Sri Lanka, Mexico, Spain and the United Kingdom – and with teams from all EY service lines, geographies and sectors, playing a vital role in the delivery of the EY growth strategy. From accountants to coders to advisory consultants, we offer a wide variety of fulfilling career opportunities that span all business disciplines. In GDS, you will collaborate with EY teams on exciting projects and work with well-known brands from across the globe. We’ll introduce you to an ever-expanding ecosystem of people, learning, skills and insights that will stay with you throughout your career.


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next. 
  • Success as defined by youWe’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way. 
  • Transformative leadershipWe’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs. 
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs. 


About EY

EY | Building a better working world


EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets. 

Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate. 

Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 

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