Sustainability Programs Assistant
EnvironFocus™ is a sustainability services firm with a social enterprise outlook established in 2010. Our focus is on improving the sustainability performance of organizations and communities through activities that align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
The successful candidate will work in a team environment to develop, implement and maintain new and existing programs and projects.
Carry out science and technology research in connection to environmental management and climate change.
Assist in facilitating an SDG transboundary training program for Grade 7-12 students.
Assist in operating a metal recycling program.
Work with our international water engineering team to assist in developing and implementing water projects.
Network, develop and maintain an excellent line of communication for Corporate Social Investor Leads.
Understand strategic priorities, business needs, pain points, and opportunities to sell the CSI programs.
Develop awareness and elevate the EnvironFocus Brand for the CSI programs.
Build relationships with senior decision-makers in various organizations and other key target markets.
Complete required weekly reports on activities.
Knowledge of Corporate Social Investments and Environment Social and Governance (ESG)
2 years of experience working in a sales environment/accounts acquisition with success in achieving sales targets
Have a University degree in a relevant field
A successful track record of sourcing new business and accessing new markets
Ability to leverage industry, business, and personal contacts
Entrepreneurial spirit is an asset
Professional presentation skills to communicate the benefits of our services
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Organized, self-motivated and a creative problem-solver
Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
Results-oriented and can work in a fast-paced environment
Proven track record of delivering excellent customer service
Applicants must be Under 30 years old. S/he must be either Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident because the Position is government funded.
Start date : August 15, 2022. Duration is 1 year but may be extended. Salary: $19/hour 35 hours/week with a benefits package. Hybrid work environment. Opportunities for career development and training are available.Send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.