Sustainability Assessor (ESG & GHG)

Location AU-NSW-North Sydney | AU-WA-Perth | AU-VIC-Melbourne
Requisition ID
Business Area
Supply Chain & Product Assurance
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

  • Leading sustainability assignments across various industry sectors including Oil and Gas, steel, aluminum, cement industry etc.
  • Assessment of Sustainability/Integrated reports based on various reporting frameworks like GRI, SASB, UNGC, DJSI/S&P, TCFD, CDP, regional regulations etc.
  • Assessment/Verification of client’s sustainability indicators involving environment (Scope 1, 2 and Scope 3 emissions), social and governance indicators.
  • Execution of Assurance activities under the Clean Energy Regulator NGER and ERF machnisms as a Category 2 Lead Auditor (at outset or after qualification).
  • Review and assessment of client’s net Zero Targets or Science based Targets (SBTi), Carbon footprint, Product carbon footprint, Life cycle analysis.
  • Understanding and knowledge on Product Carbon footprint, LCA Studies, Product eco-labeling would be preferred.
  • Support on techno-commercial proposals, bidding, commercial awareness.
  • Lead in seeking and identifying emerging opportunities in sustainability space and developing and growing the business across emerging areas and local industry connect.
  • Undertaking business development activities and market intelligence.

Position Qualifications

  • Degree in engineering, environmental science. MBA in marketing would be added advantage.

  • Accreditation as a Category 2 Greenhouse and Energy Auditor by the Clean Energy Regulator will be highly valued.

  • 6-8 years of experience in sustainability space.
  • Understanding of ESG reporting frameworks, such as GRI, SASB, DJSI/S&P, CDP, regional regulations, TCFD etc.
  • Strong knowledge of existing and evolving ESG concepts and practices across sector/geographies.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with ESG market in India and the region.
  • Overall project management leadership of complex projects, delivering on-time, on-budget and achieving high levels of internal and external customer satisfaction.
  • Capable of work under pressure with strategic optimization. Maintain flexibility in work hours and work independently with minimal supervision.


  • Excellent communication skills written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Strong problem solving and data analysis skills, data interpretation and first principal problem-solving approach.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner with customers.
  • Experience in management audits – Economic, Environment and Social Standards.
  • Works closely with client’s executives, managing directors, plant managers, facility directors, Sales and Marketing/Sales personnel, engineering and EHS personnel.
  • Consistently exhibits DNV values in all interactions with associates and customers.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is an independent assurance and risk management provider, operating in more than 100 countries. Through assessment and digital assurance solutions, DNV helps companies build trust and transparency around products, assets, supply chains and ecosystems. 

Whether certifying products, verifying claims or optimizing and decarbonizing supply chains, DNV helps companies manage risks and realize their long-term strategic goals, improving ESG performance and generating lasting, sustainable results. 


Combining sustainability, supply chain and digital expertise, DNV works to create new assurance models enabling interaction and transaction transparency across value chains. Drawing on our wide technical and industry expertise, we work with companies worldwide to bridge trust gaps among consumers, producers and suppliers.


Driven by its purpose, to safeguard life, property, and the environment, DNV helps tackle the challenges and global transformations facing its customers and the world today and is a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful and forward-thinking companies.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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