Senior Consultant True Cost Accounting (TCA) (m/f/d)

Making food available to everyone and keeping it that way is our main ambition at Soil & More Impacts (SMI). With the onset of the climate crisis, this has become even more challenging. Therefore, we are kicking our activity into a high gear.

At Soil & More Impacts, we want to change things for the better. We are working on sustainable solutions that bring purpose to the world – and to us.

We want to help growers and retailers to be sustainable by reaching their crop yield targets, enhancing soil quality, and managing and adapting to the risks they face. To broaden our impact beyond our established consultancy business, we are building digital tools to assess and reduce risks, and to adapt to existing and future changes.

We need your help to bring this vision to life.

Soil & More Impacts is a front runner in developing and conducting TCAs for the food and farming sector.

Your tasks

  • You are the project manager for our TCA projects and manage our junior team members
  • You shape the product development of TCA services
  • You are in charge of developing our TCA indicators and monetisation approaches further, focusing on natural capital as well as social and human capital
  • You follow the major trends in TCA and connect with other stakeholders
  • You develop ideas for our TCA datasets in terms of indicators and monetisation factors
  • You skilfully represent SMI externally and identify cross-selling opportunities

Your profile

  • You have strong theoretical and practical knowledge of environmental impact assessment and quantitative valuation methods
  • You have highly effective project management skills and have already worked in a leadership position
  • You are familiar with current initiatives and protocols linked to TCA (TEEB, Natural Capital Protocol, SEEA), other impact assessment frameworks, reporting standards and relevant regulatory developments on a European level
  • You are both analytical and pragmatic/solutions-orientated (“getting things done”) in a highly structured manner
  • Excellent communication skills  initiative and a focus on clients and results are among your key strengths
  • You are capable of working as a team player in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with stakeholders in all areas of the company
  • You enjoy mentoring and guiding junior team members, and have already gained experience of this

Your qualifications

  • MSc in environmental or agricultural economics, sustainable resource management, environmental analytics, environmental science, sustainability or similar, with strong numerical skills and 4+ years of work experience
  • Deep proficiency in MS Excel (incl. Power Query/Pivot); experience in Life Cycle Analysis and GIS software would be a bonus
  • Fluent German and English are essential, any other language is desirable

What we offer

  • To be part of an experienced, ambitious, international, and innovative team, which puts meaning, results and impact above standards and dogmas
  • Flexible working hours, option to work from home, a yearly training budget, monthly voucher for organic groceries, good organic coffee, and a lovely office space right in the middle of Hamburg’s Fischmarkt.

We are looking forward to receiving your application via email to hr@soilandmore.com, including your CV, salary expectations and earliest start date.