Analyst, The Carbon Trust

Analyst, Carbon Trust Advisory 

Responsible for developing client and sector propositions to underpin the Carbon Trust’s new corporate consultancy offering.  

Closing Date: 21 January 2011

Location: London

Reports to: Senior Consultant, Carbon Advisory

Purpose and Scope of the Role

Responsible for developing client and sector propositions to underpin the Carbon Trust’s new corporate consultancy offering.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work within a small team to deliver world class client consultancy projects while achieving high rates of utilisation
  • Support the development of propositions and co-ordinate delivery of new corporate consultancy offering•Ã‚ Delivery of specific analysis aspects of large customer offer modules
    o E.g. analysis of internal data on sectors, carbon risks and opportunities, marginal abatement cost curves
  • Work with Business Development Managers and with other Carbon Trust and external resources (strategic and technical) to develop tailored and sector-based propositions for the Carbon Advisory business to deliver.
  • Translate client needs into consultative proposals and scopes of work, Specify resource needs (CT internal, technical consultant, sector insights) to meet proposal brief
  • Project manage delivery of consultative modules from third parties
  • Co-ordinate knowledge management of project learnings and other sector/client insights
  • Manage key internal projects and analysis, as agreed.  This might include carbon accounting or assurance work. 

Key Skills

  • Very strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem solving skills (comfortable with complex analysis)
  • Strong project management and presentation skillsGood interpersonal and communication skills, as direct client facing work will be key to developing the role
  • A strong consultancy delivery track record, working in small teams at senior management level
  • Excellent communication, influencing and relationship building skills


  • Degree educated or equivalent with additional qualification (MBA or environmental qualification) preferred but not essential. 
  • Experience in business or market analysis and/or consultancy delivery also an advantage.
  • Knowledge of carbon management, climate change, environmental sustainability strongly preferred

Candidates wishing to apply for this position should send a fully up-to-date CV of no more than 2 pages in length