Senior Sustainability Leader

Location SG-Singapore
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Business Area
Supply Chain & Product Assurance
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Permanent Employee
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Local Unit & Position Description

We’re recruiting for a growth focussed Senior Sustainability Leader with proven seller-doer consulting experience in the domain of ESG and Sustainability to join our Global Sustainability, Assessment & Assurance team to help us achieve our vision and goals.


This is an exciting opportunity to take a senior role to achieve growth as a seller doer, lead the delivery of projects, ensure service excellence for clients and play an important role in development of others within the team.  We help clients implement, improve and demonstrate their commitment and progress towards authentic sustainability.


You will get the opportunity to win, lead and develop our work on a wide range of sustainability services primarily focused on Sustainability report assurance, ESG and sustainable finance, supply chain sustainability, sustainability strategy and climate change consulting.


When doing this, you will get the opportunity to engage with many of the region’s leading companies and brands across a wide range of sectors and to leverage a suite of services and digital technologies to scope sell and deliver innovative solutions.


You will be expected to lead the growth of our sales and delivery for a range of sustainability services and may have specialism and expertise in several of them, including:

  • Sustainability Report Assurance
  • ESG, green bonds & sustainable finance consulting
  • Digital Assurance including digitally enabled supply chain solutions for transparency, track and trace
  • Supply chain sustainability & risk management
  • Climate change
  • Sustainability strategy

You will be expected to lead project teams as well as helping to grow our business through the following activities:

  • Proactively seeking to identify customer needs, developing tailored solutions and selling these to new and existing clients
  • Directing projects, ensuring they are executed to clients’ expectations, on time, on budget and to DNV GL quality standards
  • Leading and communicating effectively with your project teams and clients
  • Introducing services from your own/existing discipline(s) to new clients and new services to existing clients
  • Writing thought leadership for the team to be published internally and externally and speaking publicly to generate the correct profile and market engagement across South East Asia.

Position Qualifications

  • At least 10 years of proven track record in sales and business development of ESG & Sustainability services, ideally within a consultancy environment.
  • Proven track record of leading & delivering consulting services as a trusted advisor and thought leader in their domain of ESG/sustainability.
  • Academic qualifications relevant to sustainability subject areas.
  • Proven project and/or team leader, delivering service excellence.
  • Able to clearly delegate tasks and provide sufficient guidance, support and feedback on performance to Senior Consultants and Consultants.
  • Able to line manage Senior Consultants and provide coaching and development.
  • Willingness to travel and work around Singapore and on occasions overseas.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is one of the world’s leading certification bodies. We help businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment, and training services. Partnering with our customers, we build sustainable business performance and create stakeholder trust across all types of industries.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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