General information

Name
Consultant Environmental, Social, and Governance 2022 | Houston
Ref #
2225272
Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
City
Houston
State
Texas
Country
United States
Job Category
Other Consulting Services
Department
Consulting
Office
Enterprise Risk Solutions
Advertised Location
Houston
Working time
Full Time

Description & Requirements

As a Consultant with the Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG) Consulting & Advisory Services group, you will be embarking on an opportunity to engage in and support innovative ESG solutions for a growing client base. You will work with a team to establish ESG data and content collection, engage in validation processes for various stakeholder groups, and generate ESG metrics, reporting, and other communications. This is an emerging, high-growth business initiative with high visibility. We are seeking a high achiever who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and enjoys collaboration and building solutions with other groups to be a trusted advisor to our clients in an evolving market space.

 

How you will contribute:

·        Coordinating with clients, co-workers, and partners for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) program implementation and reporting

·        Collaborating in establishing data-driven ESG goals, milestones, and metrics as applicable for the client’s organization

·        Performing sustainability-related assurance procedures such as evaluating and testing processes and related controls

·        Supporting corporate reporting in line with recognized ESG standards and frameworks such as GHG Protocol, TCFD, GRI, SASB, CDP

·        Participating in client meetings and assisting in the preparation of reports

 

We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and:

 

·        Project management capabilities include the ability to bring qualitative thinking and quantitative analysis to problem-solving

·        Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic team and environment

·        Excellent written and oral communication skills

·        Strong problem solving and analytical skills

·        Experience working independently on multiple assignments or engagements, even in a virtual environment

·        Experience with leading teams and project management including budget analysis, status reporting, and issue management preferred

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

·        An undergraduate degree in accounting or a related business discipline with a focus on sustainability, climate, and ESG preferred

·        Familiarity with ESG rating firms, criteria, submission processes, and advocacy

·        Experience with assurance activities evaluating or implementing internal audit and/or enterprise risk solutions

·        Knowledge of SASB, TCFD, GRI, and CDP disclosure frameworks and standards

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

·        CPA License

·        Understanding of or experience with ESG information services, such as Bloomberg, ISS, Data Maran, or S&P Global