Strategy Sr Consultant

Employer
Citizens Bank
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 26, 2021
Closes
Aug 11, 2021
Ref
2341962852
Discipline
Sustainability
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Description
Citizens seeks a canidate for its newly formed Sustainability practice. The successful candidate will play an important role in the development and execution of Citizens' sustainability strategy, with a focus on the creation of sustainability-related business opportunities and the integration of sustainability-related risks into existing frameworks. S/he will work closely with the Head of Sustainability and support all aspects of Citizens' sustainability work. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
- Lead research and develop insights on sustainability-related topics, such as those related to climate change, policy and regulation;
- Monitor stakeholder (e.g., customer, community, shareholder, regulator) and industry trends related to sustainability with a close eye on best practices;
- Prepare materials for internal and external engagements, including those for senior executives (e.g., members of Citizens' Executive Committee and Board of Directors) and clients;
- Support the launch of sustainability-related business initiatives, which may include the creation of new products and/or solutions, as well as the identification and integration of sustainability-related risks; and
- Develop impact metrics associated with Citizens' sustainability initiatives, both for internal and external reporting purposes.
Qualifications
- 3-5 Work Experience
- Strong interest in sustainability, climate and the financial industry
- Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
- Strong initiative with an entrepreneurial spirit - the desire to learn and explore new ideas
- Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively and communicate with senior executives and/or clients
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Proficiency using Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
- Ability to operate independently and thrive in a high-performance environment
Education:
- Bachelor's degree required with a Master's preferred
Hours and Work Schedule
Hours per Week: 40
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday
Why Work for Us
At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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