Junior Sustainability Consultant Salary
A Junior Sustainability Consultant earns an average salary of $49,132 per year.
Job Description for Junior Sustainability Consultant
A junior sustainability consultant performs a number of tasks related to sustainability and environmental consciousness within their organization.Read More...
Duties typically performed by these individuals include helping develop a sustainability strategy, providing management consulting services, and offering specialized consulting in their field of expertise. They also interact with clients through every stage of the project cycle, which includes proposal writing; performing research and benchmarking regarding projects, data collection, and validation; interpreting data and research; and other tasks. A junior sustainability consultant must be adaptable and willing to take on many roles at once.
This is generally an entry-level position that requires at least a bachelor's degree a related field. While junior sustainability consultants typically work in an office setting, they may spend time in the field as well. These consultants typically work during regular business hours, although overtime and/or alternative hours may be necessary depending on the needs of their employer.
A junior sustainability consultant must exhibit extensive knowledge of sustainability trends, as well as sustainable management and reporting. Often working as part of a team, this person should exhibit excellent communication skills as they interact with their coworkers, supervisors, and (potentially) clients. Additionally, junior sustainability consultants must have excellent interpersonal skills, be able to meet deadlines, have strong multitasking skills, and be proficient with basic computer programs such as the Microsoft Office suite.