Senior Consultant - Sustainability Services


 

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose, we help our clients solve complex challenges and navigate change. We empower them to strengthen, transition and grow sustainably and responsibly in accordance with leading practice.

KPMG is looking for talented Sustainability Professionals who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people, our communities and our planet.

KPMG works with clients to help them respond to sustainability risks and opportunities.  Projects cover a broad range of topics including ESG Risk, EHS performance & compliance auditing, reporting strategy and assurance, sustainability strategy, target and KPI development, impact quantification, sustainability in supply chains, responsible investing, carbon farming and climate change resilience, environmental mine closure, circular economy, environmental technical reviews, policy & guideline development and ESG due diligence.

In response to growing client demand for our sustainability services, there are exciting opportunities for experienced Sustainability Professionals to join our teams in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth

Your new role

We offer the opportunity to leverage your existing strong sustainability advisory skills set across an exciting, growing and diverse portfolio of engagements and sectors.

You would be a key team member, delivering quality work in a range of topics in concurrent engagements across a range of industry sectors. Provide technical knowledge, direction and guidance to junior team members. Contribute to effective engagement management by achieving the required realisation, revenue and profitability targets. Contribute to the day to day management of the team on engagements including coaching, providing constructive feedback and performance development. Increased focus on business development and building networks.

You will have the opportunity to broaden your existing skills through exposure to a diverse range of projects, services and clients.

As an example, some our current engagements include:

  • EHS compliance auditing for large infrastructure and mining projects
  • Assisting clients to assess the material sustainability risks for their businesses
  • Water footprint development and maximising water efficiency, re-use and recycling  
  • Supporting clients to develop carbon farming projects
  • Providing assurance over sustainability reporting and NGER submissions 
  • Supporting clients with developing sustainability strategies
  • Assurance of emissions and energy reporting across a range of industry sectors
  • Environmental reporting
  • Carbon neutrality assessments
  • Assisting clients to assess their business risks, opportunities and disclosures in line with the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Rated Financial Disclosure (TCFD)

Key expected leadership and behaviours are:

  • Inspires others by developing and motivating, being a champion of inclusion and connecting individuals by building collaboration.
  • Demonstrates a growth mindset by growing self, others and client relationships through self-awareness, innovation, and an exceptional client experience.
  • Makes an impact by driving quality, bringing a strategic perspective, and tackling difficult decisions by exercising sound, ethical business judgement.
  • Participates in initiatives to drive cultural improvements.
  • Contributes to inclusion and diversity by role modelling inclusive behaviours and providing feedback to others as needed.

You bring to the role

For you to be successful in this position you will ideally have a combination of the following:

  • Experience in the provision of sustainability advisory services (as a consultant or in an industry/government role)
  • Ability to manage a project, team and budget
  • Demonstrable experience in one or more of the listed sustainability themes and topics
  • Coaching skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Degree in environmental or natural sciences, including engineering, with an environmental or science focus or an equivalent degree. A Master’s degree will be favourably considered.

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social, economic and environmental issues.

KPMG Australia harnesses the passion and capabilities of our people to empower positive change with our clients and in our communities. We believe that our nation can never reach its full potential until everyone has equal access to opportunity. Our Corporate Citizenship approach focuses our efforts on driving change for Indigenous Australia, Mental Health, Climate Action and Lifelong Learning and the founding principle to leave no-one behind. Underpinning our approach are the UN Sustainable Development Goals, a global blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for people and planet, including:

  • Indigenous Australia – SDG 10, Reduced Inequalities;
  • Mental Health – SDG 3, Good Health and Wellbeing;
  • Climate Action – SDG 13, Climate Action; and
  • Lifelong Learning – SDG 4, Quality Education.

By following the SDG framework, business will prosper. And when we acknowledge the interdependency of our world and bring everyone on the journey, we mitigate risk, open up new markets and bring hope to future generations.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

Go Beyond Your Potential.  Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.


 

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose, we help our clients solve complex challenges and navigate change. We empower them to strengthen, transition and grow sustainably and responsibly in accordance with leading practice.

KPMG is looking for talented Sustainability Professionals who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people, our communities and our planet.

KPMG works with clients to help them respond to sustainability risks and opportunities.  Projects cover a broad range of topics including ESG Risk, EHS performance & compliance auditing, reporting strategy and assurance, sustainability strategy, target and KPI development, impact quantification, sustainability in supply chains, responsible investing, carbon farming and climate change resilience, environmental mine closure, circular economy, environmental technical reviews, policy & guideline development and ESG due diligence.

In response to growing client demand for our sustainability services, there are exciting opportunities for experienced Sustainability Professionals to join our teams in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth

Your new role

We offer the opportunity to leverage your existing strong sustainability advisory skills set across an exciting, growing and diverse portfolio of engagements and sectors.

You would be a key team member, delivering quality work in a range of topics in concurrent engagements across a range of industry sectors. Provide technical knowledge, direction and guidance to junior team members. Contribute to effective engagement management by achieving the required realisation, revenue and profitability targets. Contribute to the day to day management of the team on engagements including coaching, providing constructive feedback and performance development. Increased focus on business development and building networks.

You will have the opportunity to broaden your existing skills through exposure to a diverse range of projects, services and clients.

As an example, some our current engagements include:

  • EHS compliance auditing for large infrastructure and mining projects
  • Assisting clients to assess the material sustainability risks for their businesses
  • Water footprint development and maximising water efficiency, re-use and recycling  
  • Supporting clients to develop carbon farming projects
  • Providing assurance over sustainability reporting and NGER submissions 
  • Supporting clients with developing sustainability strategies
  • Assurance of emissions and energy reporting across a range of industry sectors
  • Environmental reporting
  • Carbon neutrality assessments
  • Assisting clients to assess their business risks, opportunities and disclosures in line with the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Rated Financial Disclosure (TCFD)

Key expected leadership and behaviours are:

  • Inspires others by developing and motivating, being a champion of inclusion and connecting individuals by building collaboration.
  • Demonstrates a growth mindset by growing self, others and client relationships through self-awareness, innovation, and an exceptional client experience.
  • Makes an impact by driving quality, bringing a strategic perspective, and tackling difficult decisions by exercising sound, ethical business judgement.
  • Participates in initiatives to drive cultural improvements.
  • Contributes to inclusion and diversity by role modelling inclusive behaviours and providing feedback to others as needed.

You bring to the role

For you to be successful in this position you will ideally have a combination of the following:

  • Experience in the provision of sustainability advisory services (as a consultant or in an industry/government role)
  • Ability to manage a project, team and budget
  • Demonstrable experience in one or more of the listed sustainability themes and topics
  • Coaching skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Degree in environmental or natural sciences, including engineering, with an environmental or science focus or an equivalent degree. A Master’s degree will be favourably considered.

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social, economic and environmental issues.

KPMG Australia harnesses the passion and capabilities of our people to empower positive change with our clients and in our communities. We believe that our nation can never reach its full potential until everyone has equal access to opportunity. Our Corporate Citizenship approach focuses our efforts on driving change for Indigenous Australia, Mental Health, Climate Action and Lifelong Learning and the founding principle to leave no-one behind. Underpinning our approach are the UN Sustainable Development Goals, a global blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for people and planet, including:

  • Indigenous Australia – SDG 10, Reduced Inequalities;
  • Mental Health – SDG 3, Good Health and Wellbeing;
  • Climate Action – SDG 13, Climate Action; and
  • Lifelong Learning – SDG 4, Quality Education.

By following the SDG framework, business will prosper. And when we acknowledge the interdependency of our world and bring everyone on the journey, we mitigate risk, open up new markets and bring hope to future generations.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

Go Beyond Your Potential.  Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

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