Sustainability Project Manager – Carbon Footprint Improvement

Permanent employee, Full-time · Köln

Your tasks

At Meo we are a close team of highly motivated, supportive and committed young professionals with a multitude of backgrounds. Due to our continued growth, we are looking for at least two more Project Managers –

Carbon Footprint Improvement in a permanent full-time position. If you feel we are a fit, we are looking forward to welcoming you in our team in at our head office in Cologne.

You will be responsible for consulting projects with a focus on circular economy, bioeconomy, renewable fuels and energy, plastic waste and recycling, chemical products and many more
You will develop customized greenhouse gas calculations for entire supply chains applying different tools and standards
You will perform data research, analysis and evaluations for specific customer requests and the preparation of reports and market studies
You will implement the concepts and processes together with our customers
You will support the further development of our service portfolio and manage proposals and tenders
You will be responsible for the whole project lifecycle including scheduling, stakeholder management, documentation, controlling, participation in client meetings and project workshops
You will perform company presentations at public national and international events

Your profile

University degree in economics, environmental engineering, chemistry, energy management, natural sciences, life sciences, agriculture or other related fields
At least one year professional experience in greenhouse gas calculations for international supply chains
Good knowledge in RED methodology, GHG Protocol or similar standards and Lifecycle Assessments for different products
First professional experience in project management
Additional experience in following areas of advantage: sustainability certification, policy consulting
Excellent communication skills in German and English (both at least C1), other languages of advantage
Strong presentation skills as well as the ability to explain complex issues in simple terms and to prepare professional presentations according to target group
High degree of initiative and commitment combined with an independent working style and pragmatic, hands-on attitude
Very good computer and MS Office skills as well as high general IT proficiency
Willingness and ability to travel internationally

Why us?

Our team is our core asset and we want to support our people as best we can. To help you build your future and thrive with us, we offer:

Three days home-office, four weeks remote work at a place of choice, flexible working hours and trust-based working time
Permanent contracts
30 vacation days and 3 additional vacation days (Christmas eve, new year’s eve, carnival monday)
A bonus scheme
A generous pension scheme in line with our sustainability values
JobTicket/Deutschlandticket and JobRad options
Many free language classes
Sabbatical options
An attractive and modern office in the centre of Cologne with many lunch and shopping options close by
Close collaboration with our sister companies ISCC System, 4C Services, GRAS Global Risk Assessment Services and ClimatePal, giving you even more development opportunities
Professional onboarding to help you have an ideal start with us
An individual learning and development path
Urban Sports Club
Active Break scheme with daily sessions such as Yoga, strengthening or breathing techniques
Free fruits, snacks, tea, coffee …
The opportunity to work independently and shape processes
Great team events

Ready to join our team?

Then we would be happy to hear from you soon! Please apply via the button below with a meaningful cover letter, CV and any relevant certificates.
We are looking forward to your application and hope to welcome you in our team soon!
We are a company with equal opportunities for everyone and encourage applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, gender or any other criteria that is not a professional qualification for an open position.

Contact: Lisa Mies

About us

Meo Carbon Solutions is an independent consulting company focusing on sustainability advancement. We support public and private sector clients worldwide in the strategic orientation and implementation of goal-oriented measures towards more sustainable production pathways and ecologically and socially responsible business activities. Our aim is to help clients achieve carbon-neutrality and net-zero by developing corporate sustainability strategies, calculating product and company carbon footprints as well as implementing sustainability measures, emission compensation and carbon trading. We are also involved in the development and implementation of sustainability standards to ensure sustainable value chains and social compliance.

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