Term of Position: Full Time
Closing Date: November 24, 2021, 11:00 pm EST
Location: Flexible work arrangements, with offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, Victoria or Vancouver
The Delphi Group (Delphi.ca) is seeking a Consultant or Senior Consultant – Forest Carbon to lead and support client projects related to GHG emissions and removals in the forest sector and help Delphi to grow this part of our business. This includes projects related to forest carbon inventories (both land- based and throughout the wood product value chain), forest carbon offsets, climate change strategies related to the forest sector, the role of the forest sector in helping achieve net zero, innovative technologies and practices in the forest sector, and policy, regulations, and standards affecting forest carbon. It could also include broader sustainability areas related to the forest sector, such as biodiversity, in the future. The Consultant / Senior Consultant – Forest Carbon would work with Delphi’s Senior Management team and Consultants and Analysts across the company’s service areas to deliver high quality and innovative solutions to clients.
The successful candidate will be expected to proactively and independently apply project management, client relations, research and analysis, and business development skills and experience in the performance of a range of consulting duties. The role requires excellent client support abilities, including clear communications, analytical and strategic competencies, and an appetite for taking the initiative around opportunities as they present themselves, all building on several years of previous experience in the forestry sector and ideally in a consulting-type role.
Consultants / Senior Consultants are expected to support or take the lead on tasks related to the on- going internal management of Delphi’s business when assigned by Senior Management, participate in the company’s corporate responsibility activities, and undertake administrative tasks as requested.
The best candidates will be comfortable applying a strategic and technical lens to challenging projects that require an appreciation for client context, business strategies, policy considerations, systems effects, social impacts, and emerging trends in sustainability, ESG, corporate purpose and clean technology. Opportunities to enhance candidates already excellent visual, written and oral communication skills for both qualitative and quantitative topics will abound in this role.
Research, Analysis & Projects
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Please submit your cover letter/resume through the recruitment portal at http://delphi.zohorecruit.com and complete the associated pre-screening assessment. The pre-screening assessment examines a candidate’s experience/skills for the role and mitigates any unconscious identity bias during our initial screening process. During this assessment, you should avoid including any identifying information, such as references to gender, geographic location, nationality, and/or age.
If you pass the initial pre-screening assessment, your cover letter/resume will be reviewed by the hiring committee. The most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in an interview process with hiring committee members. If you have any questions about this process, kindly direct your enquiries to email@example.com.