Carbon Offset Sourcing Manager

October 28, 2022

Aktuell rekrytering – ansök före 20 nov 2022.

About us

ZeroMission is a company with a strong value base whose vision is to take companies to net zero emissions and to create planetary benefit. Through climate impact calculations, climate strategies, and carbon offsetting we help companies take their responsibility to measure and reduce their emissions but also to bind carbon dioxide from the atmosphere to the corresponding extent they have emissions left. We do this through high-quality energy- and forestry projects. Our customers include several well-known companies with a high sustainability profile.

 

We who work at ZeroMission want to make a difference to the planet in harmony with better business for our customers. Everyone in our team is driven by a strong commitment to the climate issue.

 

We are now continuing to build a dream team of climate heroes that will develop and grow our business and help slow down the course of climate change.

 

We want you

With increased insight of the importance of the climate issue for both society and businesses, the demand for our products and services are growing. The importance of not only reducing our emissions but also actively bind carbon dioxide form the atmosphere to meet the 1,5-degree target is scientifically proven, and we need to act now. Plenty of things are happening in this field and we at ZeroMission have the ambition to stay at the frontline of the market and develop along with the science.

 

Your role

We are looking for a sourcing manager who can help build our portfolio in selecting certified, high-quality carbon offsetting projects. As a sourcing manager you will report straight to the CEO. You will work closely with our purchase manager, sales team, our international development projects, and partners.

 

Typical tasks will include

  • Finding and evaluating carbon offsetting projects based on their quality, certification and price and relate it to the latest standards and market developments.
  • Negotiate terms and prices with projects or project developers.
  • Create cost estimates and forecasts for each procurement.
  • Continuously update our sourcing planning, strategies, and risk policies.
  • Continuously inform yourself and the ZeroMission team about the current carbon offset market.
  • Represent ZeroMission at conferences, in project- and partner meetings etc. to initiate and develop international and national partnerships and build a supplier network.
  • Contribute to the team with sharing knowledge, ideas, and a good spirit.

 

Your qualifications

We want you to have the motivation and belief that we together with our clients can help stop the course of climate change. We highly value your personality and motivation to learn. Below are some of the qualifications we are looking for in this position:

  • University degree required – engineering/sustainability studies is considered a plus
  • You have a few years of relevant work experience in the (voluntary) carbon market, commodity purchasing, project development or similar areas
  • Experience from analysing markets and/or strategic market work.
  • You have good communication skills and a keen sense of how to approach project partners and building relations.
  • You have a very good command of English and Swedish. Additional other languages such as Spanish or French is seen as an advantage.

To succeed in the role, we also believe you have a strong motivation and creativity to develop yourself and our business. You enjoy working in a team but take individual responsibly for your area of expertise and work.

 

Why you should join us
ZeroMission is a growing and forward leaning company in a market full of possibilities. You will have the freedom to take climate action into your own hands and execute on your ideas to improve the climate and our business to make true impact. ZeroMission has together with our clients already contributed to climate benefits with the reduction over 4,5 million tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and this is only the beginning.

 

You will be part of a great team of sustainability and climate experts.

We recognize that flexibility is important to achieve a healthy work-life balance and we offer a hybrid work model with the base in our beautiful office located in Gamla Stan in Stockholm.

We are connected to collective agreements and have an attractive benefit offer.

Finally, personal development is key to your and our success and we ensure that you get a structured plan with trainings, feedback sessions, and coaching opportunities to help your continual personal growth and development.

 

Does this sound like a job for you?

 

How to apply

Apply for the job by sending your application to jobb@zeromission.se

Please attach a personal letter and your CV with your email and write “Job application – Sourcing Manager” in the title.

Applications can be written in either Swedish or English.

 

Application deadline:

20 November 2022

Applications will be reviewed continuously so do not wait with sending your application.

 

Questions

Any questions regarding the position you can contact our CEO Henrik Juhlin on his cell 0737387936 or via email henrik.juhlin@zeromission.se.

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