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    Global Reporting Initiative (GRI G4), Listing Requirements on Sustainability Reporting,Carbon Disclosure Project, AA1000, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001
  • Years of Experience
    3 - 4 years
  • Function
    Full Time, Employee
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Assistant Manager/Manager (G&S) - Sustainability


1. High level of sustainability knowledge with expertise on various fields. Offer specialised consulting and

knowledge in most of the following areas: sustainability management and reporting, environmental

management systems and environmental performance, occupational health and safety management

systems and performance & stakeholder engagement;

2. Manage and support the Project Managers to deliver effectively, to a high quality, and on time;

3. Ensure that all deliverables meet the set expectations and quality prior to being sent to the client;

4. Client Engagements: Lead client engagements and interviews, focusing on the most senior level

engagements with Senior Management and Board of Directors;

5. To deliver all client-level presentations and trainings from project kick-off, client executive management

and sustainability team trainings as well as presentations;

6. Prepare (with the Project Manager) and deliver relevant presentations for various clients. This will

require proficiency and understanding of the business case for sustainability, communicating

benchmarking, analysis and research in a comprehensive and concise manner;

7. To meet potential clients, designing and developing proposals and following-up until contracts are

signed and projects are won.

Requirements :

1. Experience working in sustainability reporting/assurance, corporate responsibility, management

consulting, advisory or equivalent is highly preferable;

2. Degree from an accredited university, sustainability academic focus is strongly preferred. Specific

accreditation in GRI or AA1000 or its equivalent, will be an advantage.

Desired working experience:

1. Good working knowledge of both local and global standards/ guidelines/topics/trends related to

sustainability (e.g. Global Reporting Initiative (GRI G4), Listing Requirements on Sustainability Reporting,

Carbon Disclosure Project, AA1000, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001, etc.);

2. Knowledge and experience working to deliver sustainability reporting (e.g. training on sustainability

reporting, stakeholder engagements, materiality assessments, development of sustainability statements,

etc.) and implementation of sustainability initiatives;

3. Knowledge of project management, team management, and quality management systems.

Skills required:

1. Efficient, highly effective work ethic - able to work in a fast-paced environment;

2. Ability to manage 3 or more projects at one time; averaging 5 projects at one time;

3. Ability to work in, manage and lead a high-performance team, contribute to the effective delivery of

project deliverables, outputs, and support the growth of project team members;

4. Ability to analyse regional and client sustainability data as well as information, create interesting and

engaging findings, and present the information in a concise manner;

5. Ability to conduct sustainability trainings at the most senior levels (executive management teams and


6. Ability to lead client interviews and catalyse engaging conversations with stakeholders on challenging

and leading edge topics (at the most senior levels);

7. Highly proficient with computers, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the internet;

8. Fluency in English – reading, speaking, writing.

About Company

KPMG first established a presence in Malaysia in 1928 and the Malaysian firm has grown to be a part of the global success of KPMG's network of firms. KPMG's operations in Malaysia are carried out in association with KPMG Desa Megat & Co. The Malaysian firm has over 2,000 staff located across 8 offices.

Our single management structure for all our Malaysia offices allows efficient and rapid allocation of experienced professionals wherever the client is located in the country. The flexibility of this single structure allows us to effectively serve companies across Malaysia, and we have many projects where professionals from different offices work together on a work engagement under the supervision of a single nominated client partner, who has operational control of all resources.

We have established industry groups which enable the delivery of targeted, industry-specific experience, expertise and methodologies. The focus on industry and country-specific knowledge helps us deliver exceptional people with an intimate knowledge of our client’s specific business issues, deep industry expertise as well as an overriding commitment towards service excellence.