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Senior CSR/ESG Project manager



Posted over 30 days ago...

Join Sweep as an ESG Project Manager and become a key player in shaping a sustainable future with our innovative technology solutions


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Paris, France

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In-person- Paris France

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary

Sweep is at the forefront of environmental and social governance (ESG), utilizing cutting-edge technology to map climate data and reduce carbon emissions. The company is dedicated to improving sustainability and creating comprehensive, audit-ready ESG reports. As a certified B Corporation, the goal is to empower companies to build resilience and adapt to global challenges, making a positive impact on society and the environment. With a vibrant start-up culture and a focus on balance through a hybrid work model, Sweep is based in Paris, London, and Montpellier, offering an exciting opportunity to shape their journey from the ground up.

Role Summary

  • Define and optimize the customer journey for sustainability software implementation.
  • Manage ESG projects from conception to go-live, ensuring regulatory compliance.
  • Guide customers in defining, tracking, and reporting on ESG metrics using Sweep's SaaS tool.
  • Develop the ESG Delivery Playbook and establish delivery protocols for ESG projects.
  • Support Sales and Pre-Sales activities, including RFPs and crafting ESG service offerings.
  • Mentor team members and transfer knowledge within the Success team.
  • Act as a Sweep ambassador, engaging with the sustainability industry and participating in sales calls.

Role Requirements

  • 3 to 5 years of experience as an ESG Consultant.
  • Familiarity with ESG/sustainability frameworks and standards.
  • Proven project management skills in ESG or sustainability.
  • Experience in non-financial information review, CSR strategy development, and CSRD compliance.
  • Fluency in both French & English is mandatory.
  • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, empathetic, and a team player.
  • Comfortable with remote collaboration and keen on working in a SaaS & Tech environment.

Sweep is hiring anESG Project Manager to spearhead our delivery of ESG projects. 

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. Sweep empowers companies to build resilience to global challenges with technology. 

Ok, sounds promising. What will I be doing?

As part of the Success Team, you will play a crucial role in defining the customer journey of our sustainability software implementation, establishing protocols for project delivery, and driving knowledge transfer within the team by mentoring junior team members. 

You will be responsible for managing projects from scoping to go-live while ensuring regulatory compliance in our approach.

You will help our customers along their ESG journey using our SaaS tool – from how to define and track ESG metrics, to setting reduction goals and reporting on progress

 You will report to the Success team and work closely with the Sales Team and Product Team.

To be more specific, this includes:

1. Enable successful customer ESG journeys 🔍

  • Support customers in the deployment and adoption of Sweep ESG features 
  • Help large corporations to navigate in the field of ESG from ESG report to disclosure (CSRD notably)
  • Suggest improvements to the software, from measurements and reduction initiatives, to dashboard features and standard reporting requirements.
  • Create the ESG Delivery Playbook: Help outlining our ESG project approach, including definition of methodology, timelines, and success metrics
  • Establish Delivery Protocols: Define and implement protocols for the delivery of our ESG projects, ensuring efficient execution and quality control

2. Support our Sales / Pre-Sales Activities 🤝

  • Support  the Sales team in “selling” projects to our customers  
  • Co-build our ESG services offer working closely with our Solution Engineers 
  • Scope projects and write/review SOWs (Statements of Work) together with the Pre-Sales teamSupport our Sales team on RFPs

3. Mentorship & Knowledge transfer 

Become a go-to person for ESG and CSR within the team

  • Provide guidance and mentorship to other members of the Success team, helping them expand their skills and expertise in the ESG field 
  • Work closely with the product team when it comes to development
  • Connect the dots to our partner enablement to identify services that we could involve our implementation partners for

4. Become a Sweep ambassador 🎙

  • Participate in sales calls, showcasing the CSR/ESG expertise at Sweep
  • Represent our mission externally, through active dialogue with the carbon/sustainability industry
That sounds just right for me. What do I need to bring?

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

Qualifications 🏆

  • You bring a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience as an ESG Consultant
  • You have a good knowledge of ESG/sustainability frameworks and standards
  • Proven experience in project management, particularly in the field of ESG or sustainability
  • Review of non-financial information of medium and large companies
  • Helping to build and deploy CSR strategies (particularly in the tertiary and industrial sectors)
  • Helping companies achieve CSRD compliance
  • Experience in DPEF 
  • Fluency in both French & English is mandatory

Qualities 🧠

  • A hands-on problem solver, self-motivated with a glass half-full attitude
  • An entrepreneurial mind, ready to launch and fail and iterate
  • You’re an empathetic team player that is great at building lasting relationships
  • Attuned to remote collaboration, using digital tools and meticulously documenting work
  • A strong desire to evolve on the SaaS & Tech environment
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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