Senior Project Manager – Sustainable Finance

Why you’ll love Quantis

Quantis is a leading sustainability consultancy pioneering approaches to solve critical environmental challenges. For nearly two decades, our dynamic and visionary team has partnered with organizations across the globe to transform their industries and pave the way for a planetary economy that aligns business with nature. We strive to be agents of change, helping companies transform from business as usual to business at its best.

We believe that sustainable transformation is possible and within our power. We’re contributing to this transformation by combining the latest science with strategic business insights. Our advice enables global leaders in the consumer goods and finance industries to understand how to reduce their environmental impacts, implement change successfully, and operate within planetary boundaries.

Motivated by this common purpose, our 300+ talented professionals cultivate a unique, collaborative culture that we call the Quantis Spirit. We are innovative. We are impact-oriented. We are science-based. We are Quantis.

Join us!

Learn more about Quantis and our Mission.

THE ROLE

We are growing our presence in the Finance space and seeking an experienced consultant to help bring this service offering to success in France. We want to further leverage our experience with clients from different industries and our science-based approach to help the financial service organizations with their sustainability challenges and to create faster change in the whole finance sector.

We’re looking for an individual capable of and motivated to lead projects that aim at supporting key financial players in their sustainability journey, ensuring that they leverage their influence and key position in the economy.

As a Senior Project Manager at Quantis you will:

  • Develop credible, trusted relationships with senior client project contacts in the Finance sector
  • Simultaneously manage multiple projects including significant projects at key account level
  • Collaborate with colleagues at BCG, our parent company, on joint projects
  • Actively manage sales support with strategists on key account opportunities

You will be successful in your role if you:

  • Are seen as an effective project team leader
  • Can credibly explain standard Quantis offerings and their interdependencies to client team, stakeholders in the Finance sector
  • Master project management methodologies
  • Reliably deliver time / cost / budget while also protecting team workloads

 

DOES THIS DESCRIBE YOU? 

  • You’re motivated to put your finance sector expertise to work towards our mission of aligning businesses with Planetary Boundaries and passionate about the potential for the financial sector to lead the transition to a sustainable economy.
  • You have 5+ years of professional experience, which includes a proven track record in the sustainable finance field within a financial services company and/or consulting space. 
  • You have strong knowledge of the principles, actors, roles, issues/topics, instruments within the finance sector. A good understanding of the environmental challenges related to Nature topics (biodiversity, water, climate…) would be a plus.
  • You have been involved in projects to develop sustainability methodology for financial sector.
  • You have a significant network within the sustainable finance space.
  • You have strong project management skills, and can organise workload, project streams and priorities to deliver in a timely manner.
  • You have the capacity to listen to client needs to create and communicate creative and adapted solutions.
  • You’re motivated for teamwork and able to integrate and work with a diverse team, including a range of scientific and creative profiles.
  • You believe in the power of science and get excited about guiding companies to understand and design transformative and science-based strategy.
  • You’re able to identify, design and deliver outstanding consulting and thought leadership projects, products and services.
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • You communicate effectively in fluent English and French. 

 

AS A SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER, HERE’S A PREVIEW OF WHAT TYPE OF WORK YOUR DAYS WILL INCLUDE: 

Manage and deliver client project work related to Finance sector:

  • Deliver and support Quantis’s Finance projects as well as joint projects of Quantis and BCG with a strong focus on metrics-based methodological development and sustainable business transformation
  • Manage all aspects of client projects from project scoping to managing project risks and improving project team effectiveness
  • Build and nurture optimal and trustful client and industry relationships, explaining standard Quantis offerings and their interdependencies to client teams and stakeholders

Support business development efforts:

  • Develop and manage existing and new client relations across the Finance sector
  • Coordinate communications and marketing strategies and actions, including meeting prospects, writing proposals and presenting to potential clients
  • Proactively identify further sales opportunities at active clients
  • Lead sales process for standard offerings at non-key accounts
  • Provide reliable proposal review

 

WHY YOU’LL LOVE QUANTIS 

Quantis is a leading sustainability consultancy pioneering approaches to solve critical environmental challenges. For nearly two decades, our dynamic and visionary team has partnered with organizations across the globe to transform their industries and pave the way for a planetary economy that aligns business with nature. We strive to be agents of change, helping companies transform from business as usual to business at its best.

We believe that sustainable transformation is possible and within our power. We’re contributing to this transformation by combining the latest science with strategic business insights. Our advice enables global leaders in our focus sectors to understand how to reduce their environmental impacts, implement the changes and operate within planetary boundaries.

Motivated by this common purpose, our 300+ talented professionals cultivate a unique, collaborative culture that we call the Quantis Spirit. We are innovative. We are impact-oriented. We are science-based. We are Quantis. 

Join us!

Learn more about Quantis and our Mission.

 

SOME OTHER DETAILS TO CONSIDER: 

  • Location: Paris (flexible remote policy)
  • Optimal start date: As soon as possible
  • Collaboration with other Quantis branches (Switzerland, Germany, Italy, USA) via web-conferences
  • Ability to travel occasionally

 

Quantis has a distinctive, fluid structure nurtured by our Quantis Spirit and our way of collaborating that provides a positive and unique working environment.

At Quantis we believe that equality, diversity and inclusiveness are central to our mission of building a sustainable future. Quantis is an equal opportunity employer that embraces people from diverse backgrounds including race, color, nationality, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, disability, religion, creed, politics, or any other non-merit factor. It is our daily commitment to ensure that each Quantisian works in an environment where they belong and where they can thrive.

To learn about the Quantis Spirit and what makes us exceptional, check out our Braver New World  video.

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