The carbon market strategies (CMN) unit delivers strategic consultancy on carbon mitigation strategies for
industrial clients and international industrial energy and carbon policies. We operate at the interface
between government and industrial corporate clients and this makes us a leading player in the field. The
unit works on a range of projects including policy design and implementation, energy and carbon
roadmaps, carbon footprints, greenhouse gas abatement potential studies for a range of public and
industrial clients such as the World Bank, the European Commission, industrial sector organizations and
To further grow our business in the international domain, we are looking for an experienced senior
consultant that can create business on the edge of corporate carbon strategies and international climate
policies (project based mechanisms in the international carbon markets, industrial voluntary agreements,
credit lines for energy efficiency etc.).
You will manage large strategic projects for both industrial multinational companies and public clients in
international teams from start to end. You have a proven knowledge on international climate policies
relevant for industrial clients in terms of business growth, carbon off-setting and CO2 risks.
In this position, you will have a sales target. You will be expected to generate these sales via leads coming
from your in-depth knowledge of the market and your existing network and will also acquire work by
developing concrete acquisition ideas targeting new markets and clients with new and innovative products
You are willing to travel to countries of study, and you support other international colleagues in their work
with hands-on expertise on carbon market and (industrial) energy use policies, industrial energy and
carbon efficiency options and potentials.
If you are enthusiastic about the job described above and you meet the following criteria, then we would
be happy to meet you!
• University education (preferably natural sciences / engineering) and at least 7 years of relevant
professional experience, preferably in both consultancy and business positions
• Proven knowledge in the field of Carbon Market and (industrial) energy policies
• Commercial skills and good business sense to be able to identify and seize opportunities
in a competitive market place
• Extensive project management, proposal writing and presentation skills
• Strong analytical skills
• Excellent oral and written command of English
Working for Ecofys
With our deep know-how in energy-efficiency, renewable energy and climate change we develop smart
policies and concepts and bring them to life. We are a pioneer in sustainable energy, energy-efficiency and
climate change solutions for sustainable energy projects worldwide. We have over 220 employees in
offices in the Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom and a worldwide network of specialists.
Working for Ecofys means working together with inspiring colleagues in an informal company culture, with
room for own initiative and growth. We offer you an attractive package of secondary employment benefits.
For further information, please contact Charlotte de Jong, HR Consultant, by phone number +31 30 662
To apply, send your CV and covering letter with the subject ‘Senior Consultant Unit Carbon Market
Policies’ to the HR-department; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Intermediaries will not be appreciated.