Senior Environmental Manager – MGM Innova

Careeer Level: Project Manager
Education: Master’s Degree
Job Category: Environmental Services
Location: alternative locations – Miami, Medellin or Mexico City

MGM Innova
is a multinational corporation that specializes in integrated sustainability and climate change services that facilitate a transition towards a low carbon economy. The company’s Mission is to design, develop and implement innovative solutions to help public and private clients incorporate sustainable and low carbon practices in their products, services, overall business strategy and operations. Having worked on more than 400 projects in 35 countries around the word, MGM Innova offers unparalleled expertise in generating the solutions required to enable its clients to build a sustainable business and to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change.

The Role: MGM Innova is seeking a Senior Environmental Professional with experience in Low Emissions Development (LEDS), climate change mitigation and adaptation projects, energy efficiency and sustainability management to support the Company’s project delivery team.
The successful candidate will have strong technical and management skills, and will be responsible for managing and developing emission reduction projects, low emission development strategies, emission baseline studies, sustainability planning, GHG inventories, NAMAs (National Appropriate Mitigation Actions), carbon neutrality strategies, carbon lifecycle analysis, energy efficiency projects and water footprinting among others. In addition, the candidate will be expected to provide leadership to intermediate and junior level technical staff.
The successful candidate can be based in one of our offices in Miami, Medellin or Mexico City and will provide support for project work throughout Latin America. This position will report to the Global Project Delivery Manager.
The successful candidate will possess:
  • Advanced graduate degree (minimum M.Sc.) related to environmental sciences with a minimum of 10 years of experience in consulting or industry
  • Extensive understanding of environmental management and sustainability including emissions, climate change, water and wastewater, waste, socioeconomics, environmental monitoring, etc.
  • Experience in the development and management of climate change, low emission development, energy efficiency and emission reduction project and programs
  • Demonstrated ability to lead field programs and supervise junior staff and subcontractors
  • Excellent writing skills and the ability to provide senior review
  • Experience working in different countries and cultures
  • Availability to travel
  • Client Service Management and Sales skills
  • Proficiency in Spanish and English (Portuguese is a plus)