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Senior Technical Sustainability Project Manager

Emeryville, CA, US
13 days ago
Full time role

Company

SCS Global Services

Emeryville, CA, USA

Since 1984, SCS has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across ...

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Job Description

SCS Consulting offers a range of solutions aimed to help corporations track, manage and improve the sustainability performance of facilities, supply chains, and products. We establish robust metrics through environmental impact analyses and carbon footprints, set ambitious goals and sustainability strategies, and report out progress to stakeholders and investors.

Our team brings more than three decades of experience in sustainability and an unwavering commitment to scientific rigor, credibility, and transparency. SCS Consulting Services works to help implement transformative sustainability solutions that drive meaningful change within organizations.

Job Overview
The Senior Technical Project Manager establishes and meets the technical requirements of projects to deliver quality deliverables to clients on time and within budget. This role is responsible for managing moderately complex projects and overseeing the work of other technical team members and independent consultants. This role will participate in weekly progress and planning meetings along with other team members to ensure alignment of the team’s resources and timely completion of projects.

Relevant Services: 

  • GHG Emissions Work including

o Conducting GHG Inventories

o Developing emissions reduction targets (i.e. Science Based Targets)

o Emissions reduction strategy development and modeling

  • Sustainability reporting (e.g. CDP, SASB, GRI, CSRs, etc.)
  • Scenario Analysis
  • Protocols and brand standards development
  • Materiality assessments
  • Others, as determined   

Roles and Responsibilities:

Division Financial Management

  • Establish and meet quality technical scopes of work on time and within budget

Manage Client Relationships

  • Serve as key client contact on technical aspects of projects
  • Ensure high quality deliverables and client satisfaction
  • Manage established scope of work and identify necessary change orders

Oversee Technical Operations

  • Complete technical project work including developing GHG inventories, climate action strategies, etc.
  • Collaborate with other key technical staff
  • Along with the rest of the team, complete relevant training and remain up to date on relevant standards, protocols, and regulations

Program Quality and Development

  • Develop meaningful and efficient project scopes of work
  • Contribute to the development of institutional knowledge and internal systems improvement
  • Communicate and collaborate openly to continue to build team cohesion and effectiveness
  • Ensure quality deliverables to clients are completed on time and within budget

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, engineering, supply chain management, or a related field
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience working on and delivering sustainability projects to clients
  • Experience in completing GHG emissions inventories in alignment with the GHG Protocol and setting science-based targets
  • Complete fluency in English and work experience that involves professional written communication
  • Strong organization and prioritization skills
  • Proficient with business software including Outlook, Word, Excel and database management
  • Strong customer service
  • Aptitude to work collaboratively with SCS team members and other partners
  • Initiative, good judgment, and ability to work independently under pressure in a changing environment
  • Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Master’s degree in environmental science, engineering, or relevant field
  • 5-7 years of experience working on and delivering sustainability projects to clients
  • Extensive experience in completing GHG emissions inventories in alignment with the GHG Protocol and setting science-based targets
  • Experience completing scenario analysis in alignment with TCFD guidance

The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed.

Physical Requirements
  • This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to lift and carry 15 pounds. Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone. 
Work Environment
  • This is a remote-based position.

*SCS, Working Remotely:

At this time, SCS Global Services is recruiting all open roles to be remote; allowing our employees the ability to work flexibly and allowing SCS as a company to diversify the experience and perspectives of our growing workforce.

As part of our remote work, we want to ensure that our employees have what they need to work from home. We provide our new employees with a computer and can offer assistance in acquiring ergonomic necessities.

EEOC Statement:

SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training

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SCS Global Services

Emeryville, CA, USA

Since 1984, SCS has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across ...

View Company Profile