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ESG Specialist / Product Team Liaison

Sweep

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Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Sweep as an ESG Specialist and drive sustainability innovation in a dynamic product team

Overview

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Organisation Summary

Sweep is at the forefront of combating climate change by providing businesses with advanced technology to manage their climate impact. By mapping climate and ESG data, Sweep enables organizations to reduce emissions, enhance social and environmental performance, and create comprehensive reports to run top-tier sustainability programs. As a B Corporation, Sweep is committed to creating positive impacts for society and the planet, offering a chance to be part of a meaningful journey towards a better future.

Role Summary

  • Act as the ESG expert and key contact within the product team.
  • Guide the integration of ESG considerations into product development.
  • Analyze ESG trends, regulations, and best practices to inform strategies.
  • Incorporate ESG metrics and standards into new module designs.
  • Align ESG goals with product roadmaps and advocate for sustainable functionalities.
  • Develop ESG product strategies and communicate sustainability benefits effectively.
  • Monitor emerging ESG technologies and innovations for potential integration.
  • Enhance ESG awareness within the team, providing training and support.

Role Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in a related field, with preference for an advanced degree.
  • At least 3 years of ESG experience, particularly in consulting or product development.
  • Expertise in ESG principles, frameworks, and reporting standards.
  • Fluency in French & English.
  • Strong communication skills and stakeholder engagement abilities.
  • Passionate about sustainability and ESG innovation.
  • An empathetic team player adept at building relationships.
  • Skilled in remote collaboration and documentation.

Sweep is hiring anESG Specialist / Product Team Liaisonto join our dynamic product team, leveraging their expertise to guide the development of new modules and fuel our team with domain knowledge.

Sweep maps climate and ESG data across an entire business to reduce carbon emissions, improve social and environmental performance, and create audit-ready reports to run the best sustainability programs.

Climate change is the defining issue of our time. By empowering companies with technology that helps manage their climate impact, we believe Sweep can make a meaningful contribution to a better future for all of us.

Ok, sounds promising. What will I be doing?

As the ESG Specialist / Product Team Liaison, you will play a pivotal role in collaborating with our product team to develop and enhance modules that align with our ESG Sweep offers.

Drawing on your expertise in ESG-related topics, you will provide strategic guidance, insights, and domain knowledge to inform decision-making and drive innovation within our product development process.

Key responsibilities:

1. Serve as the primary point of contact and subject matter expert on ESG-related topics within the product team.
2. Collaborate closely with product managers, designers, and engineers to identify opportunities to integrate ESG considerations into new module development.
3. Conduct research and analysis on ESG trends, regulations, and best practices relevant to our industry and target markets.
4. Provide guidance on incorporating ESG metrics, reporting frameworks, and standards into the design and functionality of new modules.
5. Work with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment between ESG objectives and product roadmaps, advocating for the integration of sustainable features and functionalities.
6. Assist in the development of ESG-focused product strategies, value propositions, and messaging to effectively communicate the sustainability benefits of our modules to customers and stakeholders.
7. Stay informed about emerging technologies and innovations in ESG, identifying opportunities for integration into our product portfolio.
8. Foster a culture of ESG awareness and engagement within the product team, providing training, resources, and support as needed.

That sounds just right for me. What do I need to bring?

Glad you asked. This is who we’re looking for:

Qualifications 🏆

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, sustainability, business, or related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working in ESG-related roles, with a focus on ESG consulting or product development areas.
  • Deep understanding of ESG principles, frameworks, and reporting standards, such as GRI, SASB, TCFD and CSRD.
  • Fluency in both French & English is mandatory.

Qualities 🧠

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Passion for sustainability and a commitment to driving positive ESG impact through product innovation.
  • You’re an empathetic team player that is great at building lasting relationships.
  • Attuned to remote collaboration, using digital tools and meticulously documenting work.
Copy that. And what’s in it for me?

You will be joining an exciting young business that has the humble ambition to change the world. With a proven track record in starting companies, we’re planning to hit the ground running and have an impact fast. Joining this journey right at the beginning allows you to really help shape our path.

Our hybrid work model, with hiring focussed around our head offices in Paris, London and Montpellier, allows us to balance our personal and professional lives while staying connected and engaged with colleagues and clients.

We’re big believers in creating successful businesses that are good for everyone, including society and the planet. That’s why we have a B Corporation status.

We think this will be the ride of our lives. And maybe yours, too.

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