Senior Sustainability Consultant

Datashift is a fast growing company committed to leveraging data-driven solutions that not only address business needs but also promote sustainability and responsible corporate practices. We are dedicated to making a positive impact through our work with data. We are currently looking for a Senior Sustainability Consultant with hands-on experience in CSRD Reporting (double materiality analysis, gap analysis, reporting, audit and process analysis).

Do you like to follow new trends related to sustainability and ESG reporting? Do you want to help large and mid-size companies with achieving their sustainability ambitions? And do you like to do this, starting from a data perspective? If the answer is 3 times yes, let’s discuss this over a virtual coffee!

Your responsibilities

As our Senior Sustainability Consultant, you will:

  • Be our specialist in sustainability/ESG/ CSRD towards internal and external stakeholders;
  • Analyse the current level of maturity of our clients in ESG and sustainability topics;
  • Support our clients in their journey towards becoming a sustainably led company, from strategy to the day to day operations;
  • Possess the ability to understand the strategic goals of a company and identify the value of focusing on sustainability and ESG data management and reporting;
  • Translate these insights into a clear and well-defined roadmap that focuses on sustainability and responsible business reporting and practices;
  • Stay up to date with current CSRD policies and assess the potential impact on businesses

Your Qualifications

  • At least 4 years of experience in consulting or service-oriented environments, with at least 2 years specifically in the area of CSRD.
  • Proven track record in addressing ESG challenges within project scopes and delivering sustainable solutions across industries;
  • Interest in structuring and enlarging the Datashift ESG offering to support more clients in their ESG Reporting journeys.
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills with a focus on identifying and resolving complex ESG-related issues;
  • Being able to deliver highly impactful solutions and work against tight deadlines;
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills;
  • Master degree in the field of Business Economics, Business Analytics, Information Management or equivalent by experience;
  • Fluent in English. Fluency in Dutch is considered as a big plus.

Our offer

  • A highly entrepreneurial team;
  • A no-nonsense working environment with a focus on high quality;
  • Excellent terms of employment (including company car, fuel card, meal vouchers & bonus,...);
  • Fringe benefits including continuous training that builds and extends professional, data, technical and management skills in all areas;
  • The opportunity to grow together with Datashift in terms of capabilities as well as financial benefits;
  • With our offices in Mechelen, Leuven and Gent you can work from several locations


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Life at Datashift?

Frequently Asked Questions

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Picture it: a laid-back chat to see if we're a match, both culturally and professionally. No need for a suit – just bring your authentic self and a big smile. We'll explore where you want to go, and if Datashift can be your next adventure.

Sometimes, you might face a surprise test in certain roles. But don't sweat it; we'll give you a heads-up. It's like a pop quiz, Datashift style. Think SQL or Python. New grads even join us for a 'caseday' challenge.

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Consulting experience is a bonus, but not a deal-breaker. If you've got the right mindset and a knack for tackling challenges, we're all ears. We want go-getters who are ready to make waves.

Our culture? It's personal, down-to-earth, no-nonsense, teamwork-driven, with heaps of respect and knowledge sharing. No BS here, just a dash of entrepreneurship and camaraderie.

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We aim to be quick on the draw, usually within a week. But during our busy seasons, it might take a tad longer. Sometimes, it's even the same day – expect the unexpected! We keep it transparent and breezy.

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