The Consultancy Team at PRé Sustainability is continuing to grow. We are looking for a full-time (80-100%) Analyst who will join our Consultancy Team in Amersfoort, the Netherlands starting preferably on 1 September or 1 October 2022. New analysts also join the PRé Academy: a two-year learning and development program that covers all aspects needed to become a Consultant or Expert. Would you like to work on ground-breaking sustainability projects in a growing international organization to contribute to a positive change in the world?  Do you have the ambition to apply life cycle thinking in business? Are you eager to challenge yourself and accelerate your professional and personal growth? Then you might be the new colleague we are looking for.

About us

At PRé, we help companies turn sustainability strategies into action. Our fact-based consulting services, training and software solutions are grounded in our 30 years of pioneering experience in life cycle thinking.

Organizations reach out to us to measure, improve and communicate their sustainability performance and to help them shape their strategy with regard to sustainability metrics. Our trusted SimaPro software solutions are supported by professional consulting and capacity-building services. With everything we do, we strive to get closer to a more sustainable world through our science-based approach guided by innovation, transparency, and collaboration values.

About the Consultancy Team 

We have an open and collaborative spirit, operating in a global multicultural ecosystem of partners – diverse yet driven by the same values: diversity, talent, and commitment. These values are our engine to keep innovating, implementing and delivering practical fact-based life cycle solutions. Although we are consultants in heart and soul, we are also closely connected to the academic LCA world and a known facilitators and contributors to important LCA developments.  Our mission is to guide positive change with fact-based solutions. By empowering our clients and sharing knowledge and actionable insights, we can help them increase their positive impact.

What you will be doing

Are you a flexible, smart, and result-oriented person with an open, professional work ethic? Do you want to invest your talent to accelerate sustainable action and innovation across the company?

The main goals of this full-time (32-40 hours) position are to:

  • Provide Consultancy services to clients nationally and internationally
  • Collect data, build LCA models in SimaPro, assess the results and prepare project deliverables
  • Support (senior) consultants in ground-breaking projects on innovative topics like circular economy, biodiversity and SDGs
  • Participate in project acquisitions and develop proposals
  • Write content for dissemination on PRé’s website
  • Assist in the development of the specifications of customer-tailored tools

What you will bring along

As a company that highly values diversity, curiosity, and collaborations, we are open to people from different professional and educational backgrounds. The ideal person for this role would fit the following criteria: 

  • University degree in Environmental / Analytical studies
  • Knowledge of and experience with life cycle assessment software, preferably SimaPro
  • Excellent analytical and structuring skills
  • Decisive and pragmatic in realizing objectives
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • EU citizen or work permit for the Netherlands

What we promise

Working with us, you’ll be part of a highly diverse global culture that puts people first; our own staff and our customers. Our team of change-makers is passionate about sustainability and science, working together to solve challenging environmental and social problems. To sustain this passion, we make sure our people derive a sense of purpose, mastery and autonomy from their work. We believe in constant learning and knowledge sharing – and we give our employees the tools and the freedom to develop to their fullest potential. We work efficiently and effectively, taking responsibility for the work we do, keeping our commitments with integrity and honesty, living up to the company’s core values.

At PRé, you’ll find:

  • Join the PRé Academy a two-year learning and development program that covers all aspects needed to become an excellent Consultant or Expert 
  • A creative, inspiring and challenging international work environment with an open and informal culture.
  • A thoughtful group of colleagues, with much personal attention, and an employer who keeps a great eye on work happiness and job satisfaction.
  • Competitive compensation, excellent personal development opportunities, on-the-job training and great responsibilities – all while contributing to a better world.
  • Training budget of € 1000, – per year to support and empower your individual learning and development.
  • Excellent hybrid working conditions, flexible hours, co-working office spaces and working from abroad policy to support your work-life balance.
  • And, since we’re in the Netherlands, our job offer wouldn’t be complete without public transport compensation and a bicycle plan.

We’d love to see your application

If you recognize yourself in the profile and feel the drive to make a change, we’d love to hear from you! To apply, please send your CV and motivational letter to Vera Vigh, Junior HR Advisor, email: vigh@pre-sustainability.com before 15 June. For more information about this position, you can contact Laura Golsteijn, Senior Consultant, email: Golsteijn@pre-sustainability.com or Luca Zampori, Senior Consultant Zampori@pre-sustainability.com.

Additional information

Following the pre-screening of applications, we will invite you for a first interview. After a successful first interview, we will conduct a second round. Following success in the second round, we may conduct a formalized screening and assessment of your capabilities and skill level.