EY Sustainability (ESG) Transformation Strategy - Manager - Consulting - Location Open in Columbia, South Carolina
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The primary location for this role is in: TX
EY Business Transformation advises CEOs and business leaders from the world's leading companies on taking bold and transformative steps such as redefining their organization's purpose, pursuing and optimizing growth strategies, defining new business and operating models, learning how to achieve disruptive innovations, leading end-to-end transformations, understanding and acting upon changing customer and market dynamics and re-examining their profitability. We blend business, design, and technology thinking to unlock opportunity for our clients and deliver lasting impact.
As powerful forces reshape business, organizations in every industry are grappling with multiple competing demands: executing successfully in the near term in existing markets, while simultaneously preparing for an uncertain and potentially disruptive future. Increasingly, companies' success and failure is being measured relative to their ability to satisfy a diverse set of stakeholders and navigate evolving Sustainability imperatives and regulations. If you have a passion for empowering our customers on their journey to net-zero and want to be part of the greatest digital revolution, we want to hear from you!
Your key responsibilities
We are looking to add experienced leadership to our Business Transformation team to take point on helping our clients build their Sustainability strategies, roadmaps, and initiatives, as well as integrate these objectives with the plethora of other, related transformation drivers faced by organizations today.
We'll look to you to take ownership of key deliverables and workstreams by developing a point of view, driving problem solving and insightful analysis of our clients' most strategic issues. You will interact directly with our clients and continually challenge yourself to navigate ambiguous situations and ever-changing circumstances. You'll add value by looking at the bigger picture and thinking creatively for new solutions.
From day one, you'll have the opportunity to put your fingerprints on the practice, shaping the thinking and approaches we bring to the market as well as impacting the way we operate every day. You'll join a community that offers support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around. You'll be challenged to develop new skills to progress your career and pursue flexible paths to achieving your goals both in and out of work.
Skills and attributes for success
Exceptional organizational and time management skills with the ability to prioritize and complete multiple complex tasks under tight deadlines
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively within a team
Ability to develop presentations that are clear and impactful, translating EY consulting services into meaningful valued propositions for clients
Strong analytical skills and conceptual attitude
Advanced skills in MS Office
Problem solving and critical thinking skills
Strong attention to detail with a logical and methodical approach
Evidence of self-motivation to continuously develop in Consulting
A passion to provide exceptional client service
To qualify for this role you must have
A bachelor's degree in a STEM-focused curriculum
7+ years of work experience within industry or consulting, focused on Sustainability initiatives, and particularly related to decarbonization and emissions management
Deep problem-solving capabilities and intellectual curiosity, using both quantitative and qualitative approaches, in the following areas:
Current-state sustainability assessments and gap analysis
Visioning and strategy workshop leadership on Sustainability
Experience in design and implementation of Sustainability-related initiatives and/or reporting
Defining roadmap and implementation plans
Knowledge of/experience in working within complex technology, organization and process changes
Ideally, you will also have
Sustainability or graduate degree from a leading STEM or business program
Experience using one or more Sustainability centric tools or systems
Exposure to corporate reporting and/or regulatory reporting on Sustainability-related topic areas
Previously engaged in carbon emission management and/or environmental & social impact assessment
Market sizing / market analysis, business / value case identification, operating model design
A collaborative approach to work, with strong team and personal leadership
The motivation to develop your skills by taking ownership of new challenges
Excellent listening and presentation skills, including the ability to communicate complex concepts and data insights simply and effectively across audiences
Exceptional skill in using Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel and/or other platforms for digital presentation
What we look for
What's most important is that you're dedicated to working with your colleagues as part of a high-performing team. You'll need to demonstrate enthusiasm, high motivation, and passion to develop fast in a multinational working environment. You'll need to thrive in picking up new skills and talents as you go, so natural curiosity, a lot of questions and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you've got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills as well as you share EY values such as integrity and independence as of high important then this role is for you.
What we offer
We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to the business. The salary range for this job in most geographic locations in the US is $119,900 to $219,800. The salary range for New York City Metro Area, Washington State and California (excluding Sacramento) is $143,900 to $249,800. Individual salaries within those ranges are determined through a wide variety of factors including but not limited to education, experience, knowledge, skills and geography. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’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.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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