Sustainability Consultant Jobs in Chicago, IL at JLL
Title: Sustainability Consultant
Location: Chicago, IL
About JLL –We’re JLL—a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 98,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That’s why we’re committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We’re using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.
Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we’re honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.
Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we’re headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.
If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet all of the requirements below. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!
We are looking for a Sustainability Consultant for our Strategy Consulting team.JLL SustainabilityBecoming more sustainable is one of the biggest challenges facing society today – and the built environment accounts for approximately 40% of the world’s CO2 emissions. Our clients are asking ushow can we decarbonize our real estate?This is where JLL’s sustainability experts can make a tangible difference, advising companies on how to invest in and implement measures that deliver financial, environmental, and social returns. Join JLL to drive change and shape the future of real estate for a better world — a net zero world.
What This Job InvolvesAt JLL, we are driving sustainability through everything that we do. We are expanding our Sustainability practice to drive end-to-end sustainability solutions in real estate, including: Client Solutions, Strategy Consulting, Performance & Design, and Operations.
The strategy consultant role is embedded in the Sustainability team, where you will work with our clients to help them understand their ESG challenges, develop leading sustainability strategies, and create actionable investment plans and sustainability roadmaps. As part of the Sustainability Strategy team, you will deliver consulting services, provide advice, and be accountable for delivering results to our clients. Work in this career pathway welcomes all education backgrounds. Engineering degrees, the social sciences, and other varied experience is valued in a cross-functional sustainability strategy team. The role requires a passion for sustainability and gives a professional the opportunity to develop their careers as sustainability consultants.
You will join our Project and Development Services team in the Central Region of the US (location flexible, preferred: Chicago IL, Dallas/Houston/Austin TX, Minneapolis MN, Indianapolis IN, Pittsburgh PA, Detroit MI, Cleveland OH).
What This Job Involves
Supporting JLL team to take a client through the strategy development and implementation journey, through well-crafted…