ESG Framework and Execution Associate Director

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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Accenture’s Sustainable Technology enables organizations to use technology more sustainably while also using technology as a vehicle to drive sustainability across the organization, operations, supply chains and ecosystem. We harness the power of technology to amplify human ingenuity in seeking solutions that deliver across the entire enterprise and ESG Agenda.  Our rapidly growing practice is looking for motivated individuals who are passionate about understanding how sustainability impacts organizations and leveraging technology in a responsible way, building in proper governance, respecting privacy, and building trust.

In this role you will:
•    Lead successful ESG Sustainability Performance engagements, addressing our clients’ business challenges to deliver commercial success together with positive impacts for society and the environment.
•    Deliver on engagements focused on - Sustainability strategy, ESG performance, reporting and analytics, Impact assessment, Sustainability business transformations
•    Leverage your core consulting skills to understand and structure the clients’ challenges; develop hypotheses on solutions; undertake market and trends assessments and develop business cases to unlock value and enhance sustainability outcomes
•    Use your deep industry knowledge and sustainability expertise to advise clients on their sustainability transformation
•    Build client relationships and develop your pipeline of work through opportunity, proposal, and commercial phase
•    Lead high performing multidisciplinary teams, leading by example, actively mentoring others and contributing to performance management and recruitment activities
•    Support knowledge building efforts such as developing offerings, assets, capabilities, and relevant thought leadership and engage with the wider Sustainability community across Accenture globally

Minimum Qualifications:
•    Master’s Degree preferred / Bachelor’s Degree with equivalent experience
•    At least 8 years prior experience leading Data Science teams in client engagements with focus in sustainability
•    You have experience in project or consulting type of work in roles connected to Sustainability Measurement and Performance topics or you have dedicated experience from ESG work e.g. as a CSO or in a sustainability team. 
•    Knowledge on cloud platforms, Big Data and high-level programming languages (such as python or R) project delivery will also be taken into consideration 

Preferred Qualifications:
•    Application of recognized ESG/sustainability frameworks and standards (SASB, TCFD, GRI or similar)
•    Strong understanding of financial value and sustainable values 
•    Qualitative analysis, research and business case development 
•    Relationship building at all levels, including with Senior Executives and C-Suite
•    Leadership of diverse teams in complex and ambiguous strategy engagements

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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

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Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

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