ESG Consultant

Amsterdam  ‐ Onsite


ESG Criteria Sustainability Consulting Finance Manufacturing Demonstration Skills Data Analysis Auditing Business Development Business Performance Management Business Planning Corporate Social Responsibility Data Visualization Project Planning Ecology Governance Recruitment Market Trend Project Management Power BI Risk Analysis Stakeholder Engagement Tableau (Software) Carry Out Assessments Data Science Coaching and Mentoring


About Us: At Darwin, we are committed to leading the way in ESG consulting, driving innovation and sustainability across multiple sectors. We partner with top-tier clients in industries such as finance, technology, and manufacturing to integrate sustainable practices that make a real difference. Our mission is to help our clients not only meet but exceed regulatory standards, thereby making a lasting positive impact on society and the environment.

Job Description: As an ESG Consultant, you will play a crucial role in advising our clients on developing and implementing robust ESG strategies. This position requires a proactive and knowledgeable professional who is passionate about leveraging data to promote sustainability. You will collaborate closely with client teams to assess current practices, identify opportunities for improvement, and devise actionable strategies that align with ESG principles and business objectives.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform detailed ESG assessments and audits, identifying compliance risks and operational enhancements in sectors such as finance, technology, and manufacturing.
  • Design and implement comprehensive ESG strategies and frameworks, focusing on measurable outcomes in environmental sustainability, social responsibility, and ethical governance.
  • Develop and manage project timelines, ensuring the effective execution of ESG initiatives.
  • Generate data-driven ESG reports and presentations to demonstrate progress and identify trends.
  • Stay updated on the latest ESG standards, market trends, and regulatory changes to provide clients with up-to-date advice.
  • Lead stakeholder engagement sessions to enhance dialogue and cooperation among community groups, corporate management, and external partners.
  • Contribute to business development by supporting proposal development and client presentations.

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Environmental Science, Data Science, Sustainability, or a related field.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in an ESG or sustainability role, preferably within consultancy or a related industry.
  • Expertise in ESG reporting frameworks such as GRI, SASB, and knowledge of relevant EU regulations.
  • Proficient in data analysis and visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Power BI) and ESG-specific software.

  • Exceptional analytical skills with a strong focus on accuracy and detail.
  • Outstanding communication abilities, capable of presenting complex data clearly and persuasively.
  • Demonstrated project management skills with a record of delivering on time and within scope.
  • Ability to engage effectively with all organizational levels, influencing without direct authority.

Assignment Details:
  • Location: The Ranstad, Hybrid (minimum of 1-2 days a week on-site)
  • Hours per Week: 36 hours
  • Duration: 12 month extendable
  • Hourly rate: In consultation

Apply Now:

If you are based in the Netherlands and interested in this role, please reach out to Jawwad Saleem via or send an email to with an updated CV.

NB: For this role, we are specifically looking for candidates already located in the Netherlands as we cannot offer relocation

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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