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ESG specialist M/F

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

ESG specialist M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced ESG consultant with a strong background in decarbonization strategies.

Job description

  • ESG Strategy Development:
    • Collaborate with clients to assess their current ESG practices, benchmark their performance and undertake materiality assessments.
    • Collaborate with the different departments, business and service lines in Egis to ensure compliance with Egis ESG strategy and goals.
    • Proactively develop business cases, bids and proposals for ESG.
    • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging ESG regulations and sustainable best practices.
  • ESG Reporting and Compliance:
    • Assist clients in preparing ESG reports and disclosures in line with global reporting frameworks.
  • ESG Risk Assessments:
    • Conduct ESG risk assessments and due diligence to identify potential environmental, social and governance risks associated with projects.
    • Develop mitigation strategies and resilience plans.
  • Decarbonisation Planning:
    • Design and executive comprehensive decarbonization strategies tailored to each client’s specific needs.
    • Analyse carbon emissions data and create realistic reduction targets.
    • Provide guidance on transitioning to low-carbon energy sources and technologies.


  • A bachelor’s degree in a related field (e.g. Environmental, Sustainability, Business Finance).
  • 2+ years of professional experience in ESG consulting or a related field.
  • Broad technical knowledge related to Science-based emissions pathways and carbon emissions data (including challenges and limitations).
  • Demonstrable experience in corporate carbon reporting, analysis and interpretation of data sets.
  • Documented experience in ESG frameworks and reporting standards.
  • Relevant certifications for ESG reporting.
  • Proficiency in data-analysis and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
  • Use of data visualization tools or similar experience in reporting of complex information to clients.

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, United Arab Emirates



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years