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Consultant, Sustainability & Climate Change, Risk Advisory - New Grad 2023 - Multiple Locations

Full Time
2 days ago
Job Type:New Graduate
Reference code:102545
Primary Location:Multiple Locations, Canada
All Available Locations:Calgary; Toronto; Vancouver

Our Purpose

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization.

By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.

Working on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues is central to helping our clients transform the way they run their businesses. You will have the opportunity to work on climate change strategies, responsible supply chain plans, develop social impact metrics, and the latest in sustainable finance. Being at the leading edge is what makes our practice the preeminent advisor for Canada's most significant companies.

What will your typical day look like?

As a Consultant, you will be a key part of client engagement teams, with typical responsibilities including:

  • Work in a collaborative team focused on delivering comprehensive solutions which include analyzing client issues, performing analysis and research, conducting workshops/interviews/walkthroughs, benchmarking, developing, and communicating solutions, implementing solutions, etc.
  • Developing business cases, presentations, and strategic considerations for client initiatives; fostering client relationships and play a key role in delivering services
  • Contributing to the practice development activities including proposals, industry presentations, recruitment, training, roundtables, thought leadership, and publications
  • Pursuing a personal growth plan to stay abreast of professional and industry developments

About the team

Deloitte's Sustainability professionals take a practical and business- focused approach to helping companies build sustainability into their strategy and operations as a way to improve and protect margins, build brand value, and enhance risk resilience with the goal of supporting business growth.

We work with companies to evaluate and develop sustainable strategies that can help drive toward near-term and long-term results. Our sustainability consultants are experienced at identifying opportunities across the value chain and across industries to create potential resource-based financial value.

Enough about us, let's talk about you

In this role, the expected qualifications are:
  • Interest and experience in one or more of the following:
  • Global Reporting Initiative
  • Non-Financial Performance Metrics
  • Climate Change and Carbon Risk Management
  • Green Finance
  • Responsible Investment Sustainable Supply Change
  • Sustainability, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Risk Management
  • Regulatory / Compliance
  • Flexibility, humility, integrity, professionalism, and ability to develop client relationships
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, that allow you to adapt to a variety of clients and industries including communicating complex technical concepts and business considerations to appropriate stakeholders (such as senior management, business and technical stakeholders)
  • Demonstrated ability to develop proposals and work-plans, manage multiple priorities, and deliver commitments on time and budget.
  • Bright, resilient, detail-oriented self-starter with the initiative and ability to work independently and as part of large solution teams.
  • Proven ability to work in unstructured environments including the ability to develop and present new ideas as well as conceptualize new approaches and solutions

Our shared values

While our Purpose guides us and helps explain why we exist, our shared values describe the behaviour we expect from each other at the firm.

They provide common ground to unite us across cultures and geographies. They help us to earn the trust and respect of our stakeholders. We all commit to living by these shared values, to stay true to the principles they represent, and to honour the legacy from which they came. They are what sets us apart and makes us Deloitte.

Every day, we live our Purpose through the following five shared values:
  • Lead the way: Deloitte is not only leading the profession, but reinventing it for the future. We're also committed to creating opportunity and leading the way to a more sustainable world.
  • Serve with integrity: Deloitte has earned the trust of employees, clients, regulators, and the public for 175 years. Upholding that trust is our single most important responsibility.
  • Take care of each other: We look out for one another and prioritize respect, fairness, development, and well-being.
  • Foster inclusion: We are at our best when we foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. We know this attracts top talent, enables innovation, and helps us deliver well-rounded client solutions.
  • Collaborate for measurable impact: We approach our work with a collaborative mindset, teaming across businesses, geographies, and skill sets to deliver tangible, measurable, attributable impact.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You? Apply byMay 15, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.

To be considered, you must submit your cover letter, resume and unofficial transcript in ONE PDF document.

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively - that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action Plan , Reconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative .

We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We'd love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We've designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally. Deloitte Canada has 30 offices with representation across most of the country. We acknowledge our offices reside on traditional, treaty and unceded territories as part of Turtle Island and is still home to many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. We are all Treaty people.

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