Sustainable Finance Consultant

Brussels, Belgium

Job description


CLIMACT is growing particularly fast in the financial sector and we are looking for talented individuals.


Open position, as part of a team of experienced consultants, include the following responsibilities : 

  • Business development and preparation of ESG and climate change proposals for corporate financial institutions (“FI’s”, i.e. Banks, Insurances, Private Equity…)
  • Project management of climate change & ESG consultancy projects for FI’s
  • ESG and climate impact and risks/opportunities assessment, development and quantification of transition plans for FI’s and their clients
  • Identification and quantitative simulation of decarbonization opportunities and scenarios
  • Presenting results and key recommendations to senior management levels
  • Interpretation of results, communication and reporting according to international standards
Job requirements

Potential candidates should demonstrate the following experience and skills

  • Master or PhD degree with a strong link or interest in sustainability and financial institutions
  • Excellent understanding of banks and insurances business models, context and challenges
  • Financial, technical, societal and/or legal knowledge of sustainable finance and  FI’s climate risks & opportunities
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience in strategic corporate consulting, business development or project management in the field of sustainable finance, climate change, ESG is an asset
  • Good knowledge of socio-economic implications of transition plans
  • Highly creative and autonomous, with strong teamwork skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong empathy and customer relationship management skills
  • Experience or knowledge of data mining, data analysis and modelling tools, in addition to proficiency in Excel and MS Office tools.
  • Experience of GHG emissions inventories and decarbonization strategies for FI’s is an asset
  • Strong communication skills at executive level is a strong asset.
  • A good understanding of corporate project finance is a plus
  • Work experience in France and/or Netherlands is an asset

What We Offer


Each employee has a chance to see the impact of his work. You can make a real contribution to the success of the company and the climate. 
Several activities are often organized all over the year, such as weekly sports sessions, team building events, monthly drink, and much more

Attractive package

Permanent contracts with a competitive salary and benefits package, with a genuine concern for the well-being of employees.

Mobility

Mobility solutions aligned with our purpose to reach our offices in Brussels and Louvain-la-Neuve, at walking distance from public transportation.

Flexibility

Flexible working environment, homeworking and respect for life balance.

Team development

Inspiring development opportunities as part of a bright, enthusiastic team with strong values and a commitment to tackling climate change