Life Cycle Assessment / Carbon Footprint Consultant

Reference: NB 6795

Consultant: Nine Broodryk

Description:

  • Delivery of our various CF & LCA consulting projects and products;
  • Building CF, LCA and carbon sequestration models and data collection tools;
  • Interpreting and integrating the latest CF, LCA and sequestration protocols and standards
  • Sense checking client CF & LCA data;
  • Client engagement and project management;
  • Undertaking desk and field research in the relevant fields;
  • Developing bespoke emissions and sequestration calculation tools & solutions; and
  • Report writing.

Qualifications:

  • A genuine passion for sustainability with an appropriate level of understanding and knowledge of carbon emissions measurement, life cycle assessment, carbon sequestration, carbon emissions reporting and the broader climate change debate.
  • Degrees at undergraduate or post-graduate levels in:
  • o Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering or similar, OR
  • o Environmental Science, Climatology, Hydrology, Ecology, or similar.
  • 2 years minimum relevant work experience.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills.
  • Ability to research, interpret and apply detailed CF, LCA and sequestration methodologies and protocols.
  • Ability to work with LCA software such as OpenLCA and SimaPro
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to clearly present results/recommendations to individuals & groups.
  • Ability to build positive relationships – particularly with farmers.
  • Adaptable, excellent time management and prioritisation skills.
  • Confidence in engaging potential and current clients via phone or virtual meetings.
  • Good proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent Afrikaans & English verbal & written skills.
  • Drive to satisfy clients, conscientious, willing to go the extra mile.
  • Ability to work independently, self-starter and initiative-taker.
  • Based in Stellenbosch region or surrounds.
  • Have a valid SA drivers’ license and own transport.

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za