Principal Consultant

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Leverage your business mindset to create lasting solutions to the world’s toughest sustainability challenges. Join the NewForesight team as our new Principal Consultant.

We are looking for:

Principal Consultants, having at least 8 years of work experience in fact-based consulting (or similar) and proven affinity with (agro-commodities) sustainability.

And specifically, we are looking for changemakers who get energized by:

  • Lead in the acquisition process, business development, and build your own client base —bringing in your own relevant network is preferable;
  • Lead and inspire others through providing guidance, inspiration, feedback, and a strong sense of purpose.
  • Work with senior-level counterparts and serve our clients by creating long-term value for their organization and their stakeholders, with a focus on building long-term partnerships;
  • Build a legacy in the company by playing an active role in the internal management of the organization, and further developing the strategy that will help the team and the company grow and excel;

Our Principal Consultants are expected to have the following profile:

  • Relevant Master’s degree or PhD.
  • 8+ years of experience, of which several years were spent in strategy consulting;
  • Working experience in or with strategic positions in agriculture commodity sector(s) or standard certifications
  • Experience in working in multi-stakeholder setting, convening, and facilitation;
  • Proven affinity with sustainability, especially around agri-commodity sector(s)
    Professional proficiency in English & Dutch (other languages are considered a plus) 

What we offer:

  • An entrepreneurial working environment with a culture that fosters improvement and innovation
  • Development of your leadership skills and profile as an expert
  • Access to a large network in global markets
  • International working environment, with passionate and diverse colleagues
  • Intellectual challenges through highly relevant and rewarding work
  • Flexible hours
  • Remote working
  • 360-degree feedback culture

Who we are and what do we do:

NewForesight is a sustainability consultancy firm on a mission to solve complex sustainability challenges at scale. We create positive impact through the work we do with our clients, including:

  • Providing our clients with strategic advice on the continuous improvement of their sustainability strategy and real-their organization’s impact;
  • Conducting comprehensive analyses to understand the root-cause of clients’ issues and the efficiency of their interventions;
  • Developing fact-based innovative approaches, methodologies, and tools to enable fact-based decision making on sustainability challenges;
  • Convening stakeholders in commodity sectors around a common sustainability vision and supporting the development of joint action

Interested? Please send your CV and cover letter 29th January 2021 latest.

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: NewForesight

Locatie: Utrecht

Opleidingsniveau: WO

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