Junior ESG Consultant (H/F)

CDI

Temps plein

Paris

Boulogne-Billancourt

Vous souhaitez vous investir au sein d’une entreprise innovante en pleine explosion ? Ce poste est fait pour vous !

VPWhite

Here at VPWhite we drive improvement for our clients, as well as helping them strive to evolve to exceed future goals. We do this through believing in excellence, sharing a desire for continuous improvement and innovating the services and solutions of tomorrow; with the aim of improving businesses efficiencies and bottom-line. We do all this by building a trusted partnership with our clients, where we are committed to fostering a transparent and close working relationship. We share a desire to use all our skills and talents to help others to succeed. We believe in bienveillance.

We specialise in optimising our customers operational performance by digitising their Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Health & Safety, Risk Management, Real Estate Management and Legal processes.  We do this by developing and implementing web solutions for our customers, which we have been doing so since 2006.  We have offices in Paris (France), Lyon (France), London (UK), Munich (Germany) and Chicago (USA), completed over 400 projects in more than 10 countries across the world since our inception and are now embarking on an exciting period of Global expansion.

Situated in central London to support our EMEA customers and in order to fuel our growthwe are currently looking for an ambitious open minded Junior ESG Consultant to join our team and work on sustainability digital transformation projects. The ideal candidate will have experience in non-financial and financial reporting software, with a particular emphasis on non-financial reporting. This role offers a fantastic opportunity for growth and development in a supportive and forward-thinking environment.

Key Responsibilities

We are seeking a driven results-oriented Junior ESG Consultant to join our dynamic team in the London office. As a Junior ESG Consultant specialising in sustainability digital transformation, you will play a pivotal role in implementing and supporting our non-financial and financial reporting software solutions. You will be responsible for assisting with project implementation, providing business and technical support to clients, as well as contributing to data management and reporting processes.

Working within out ESG/Sustainability team, the Impact Team, you will engage directly on projects with one of our Senior ESG Consultants. You will collaborate with some of the biggest brands in the world to identify, support and deliver their sustainability and corporate social responsibility strategies.  You will support our best-in-class advisory, technical leadership and strategic thinking surrounding VPWhite’s customer’s CSR-ESG initiatives.

Our Impact team offers personalised support services to our clients and constantly adapts to the very dynamic context of the CSR-ESG world.  From our office in London, UK, we seekapplicants with at least 2 years of experience in the areas of digital configuration, transformation and customisation of non-financial reporting software with a focus or passion on CSR (sustainability, carbon management, CSR reporting & auditing).  Enjoy the entrepreneurial adventure and help us develop activities.  

As a Junior ESG Consultant, your key responsibilities will include:

Project Implementation :
  • Assist in the implementation of sustainability digital transformation projects, ensuring alignment with client objectives and timelines
  • Running client workshops to capture client requirements
  • Configure non-financial and financial reporting software to meet client needs
  • Support the development of project plans, schedules, and documentation;specifically writing as well as maintaining technical documentation
  • Test and integrate the developed solutions
Client Support :
  • Provide technical support, troubleshooting and designing solutions for clients using sustainability reporting software
  • Conduct training sessions, including workshops, for client teams to ensure successful software adoption
  • Gather and analyse client requirements to deliver tailored solutions.
Data Management :
  • Assist in data integration and migration processes, ensuring complete accurate delivery of our solutions
  • Support clients in data collection, validation, and reporting processes for sustainability metrics
Collaboration :
  • Work closely with senior consultants and project managers to deliver high-quality solutions
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless project delivery and client satisfaction
  • Participate in client meetings and presentations as needed

Personal Attributes

We are looking for someone who is individually and collectively passionate, innovative, always in search of excellence but fundamentally dedicated in helping our partners, customers and other VPs to deliver change for good.

The successful candidate should have the following attributes:

  • Be an exceptional communicator with good presentation skills, able to build rapport with stakeholders across all levels of seniority
  • Driven by KPIs, you are willing to tackle challenges head-on in pursuit of delivering individual and company growth. You are self-motivated with a proactive approach to identifying and addressing challenges
  • A responsive, proactive individual looking to drive innovation in your field of expertise and the wider business
  • With meticulous attention to detail, you are methodical and organised
  • Dynamic, rigorous, and organised, you enjoy being challenged
  • You have good interpersonal skills and enjoy working in a team, appreciating customer relations. You have a collaborative mindset, working effectively in a team environment
  • Curious, flexible, and adaptable, you can familiarise yourself with new tools and changing project demands of clients’ needs
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Professional proficiency in other languages is appreciated

Skills and Experience

If you are passionate about working for a high-growth company, are resilient when faced with challenges, intellectually curious, excited about technology and ambitious about your career development moving into a sales career, this role is for you.

The person we are looking for, has the following experience:

  • You have a degree or equivalent in Sustainability and ESG or similar related experience in the field
  • You are able to demonstrate related professional experience (including internships)
  • Working with digital solutions that have a focus on non-financial reporting, financial reporting software is a beneficial but not mandatory
  • A passion for sustainability with experience in metrics and reporting frameworks being advantageous
  • Knowledge of data management, technical configuration and integration techniques
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role, preferably within sustainability projects
  • Demonstrated ability to support the implementation of software solutions
  • Examples of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Project management skills or certifications are an advantage
  • Your curiosity and open-mindedness allow you to work on a wide variety of business and/or technical challenges.

 

You are a good communicator and enjoy working in a team. Furthermore, if you are autonomous, rigorous, organised and curious …. Then our paths are made to cross!

Why should you join us?

If you are passionate about working for a high-growth company, are resilient when faced with challenges, intellectually curious, excited about technology and ambitious, this role is for you.

We believe in seeking satisfaction for our customers and for each other through excellence, innovation and trust.  Seeking excellence in sharing a desire for continuous improvement, seeking innovation by creating the solutions of tomorrow and seeking trust by being a trusted partner where we are committed to fostering transparent and close working relationships to grow and evolve.

VPWhite believes that everyone is an individual and understands the challenging environment that we live in, we therefore want to ensure that the talent we recruit are looked after.  On top of an annual salary we also offer some key benefits:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Income protection and life cover
  • Bonuses

 

Working at VPWhite means participating in the growth of a company in full expansion. It means growing and evolving in an international work environment, where cohesion and good humour are in our DNA!

VPWHITE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that great minds think differently. We value diversity of backgrounds, beliefs, and interests, and we recognise diversity as an important source of intellectual thought, varied perspective, and innovation. Employment decisions are made without regard to age, gender identity, race, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic.

Please note that we are not sponsoring work permits at this time. As such, you will need to have a right to work in the UK for this position. 

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