Environmental & Social Investment Consultant, London

Central London, Greater London • £45 - £60K + Exceptional Bens • Ref: JSM 11636

Due Diligence, ESIA - Environmental Social Impact Assessment, Sustainability

Posted 15th December 2017

I am currently looking for an experienced ESG consultant with a minimum of 2 years’ + experience working in the development finance sector on projects overseas, Africa, Asia and South America.

I am working with a selection of prestigious firms from both consultancy and finance who have exciting expansion plans for 2018.

I am interested to hear from candidates with a proven track record in undertaking due diligence and monitoring of projects in developing countries. Working on behalf of lenders, investors, mergers and acquisition.

You will be working as part of an established team which includes some of the industry’s most highly regarded professionals. You will be working on a rich variety of interesting and diverse projects, which will offer you the chance to expand your knowledge significantly.

You will be assisting the team with due diligence of potential projects, included review of Environmental and Social Assessments and Audits, Environmental and Social Management Systems (ESMS) as well as other E&S/technical documents.

About you

  • University degree in a relevant discipline: environmental science/ ecology; social sciences preferably a Master’s degree 2+ years proven industry experience, within consultancy, banking or finance.
  • Experience in developing countries (ideally Africa, South America, Eastern Europe or Asia is desirable.
  • Willingness to travel
  • Familiarity with the IFC Performance Standards is desirable.
 Personal Skills


  • Strong communication skills and a proven ability to influence as well as an ability to be listen.
  • Highly motivated and results driven.
  • Good analytical and reasoning skills.
  • Enjoy working as part of a team, collaborating and coordinating where appropriate.
  • Attention to detail.

 About this opportunity

My clients have a reputation as a great place to work, both from a professional and social perspective. They have a highly vibrant and fun office culture. The role comes with a market leading salary along with significant training and career progression

Contact us

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk).

If you have applied for a role and have not received a response within one working week, please assume that your application has not been successful this time around.  We may confidentially retain your details to inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising.   We will always contact you prior to sending out your CV to ensure you are content that the opportunity would be a good move for you.

This is one of several exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.

Phone – 01934 312155

Email – jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk

Website – http://www.jsm-associates.co.uk/

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