Climate Risk Consultant

The Company

CelsiusPro AG is a consulting and technology company based in Zurich specialized in climate risk assessment, modelling as well as designing parametric insurance and derivative contracts (climate, natural catastrophes, agricultural livestock and yield). We provide risk management solutions and web-based platforms for corporations, insurers, brokers, governmental agencies, industry bodies, cooperatives and agribusiness companies to offer smart and cost-effective products to clients.

The Climate Risk Insights and Solutions team

Our Climate Risk Insights and Solutions (CRIS) consulting team originates mandates and consults public and private clients globally on climate risks, scenario analysis and consequent risk transfer. The team focuses on the tailored delivery of climate risk assessments, scenario analysis, adaptation advisory and disclosure aligned to TCFD recommendations and scientifically backed metrics, whilst emphasizing a supply chain approach and climate opportunities. We are now looking to recruit an additional Climate Risk Consultant to strengthen our capabilities.

You act as consultant, further developing our climate risk service offerings and forming the Swiss and International climate risk world, reporting into the Head of Climate Risk Insights and Solutions.

Your tasks include:

  • Analysis and writing of consulting reports in the field of climate risk, agricultural and nat cat risks.

  • Preparation of mandates, writing and designing proof of concepts, contribution to the origination of new consulting mandates.

  • Support in building the climate risk ecosystem, establishing partnerships and collaborations.

  • Building internal climate risk intelligence – market and academic insights.

  • Representation at conferences, including presentations and meetings.

You have:

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in sustainable finance, finance or climate sciences

  • Significant interest in physical and/or transition climate risk

  • Former commitment in the climate risk space is a plus

  • Excellent writing and communication skills in English, German is a plus

  • Strong relationship-management skills and ability to establish rapport and credibility

  • Passion for innovation, connecting the dots, creating and building an emerging topic

  • Business acumen and capability to succeed in an entrepreneurial environment

You are a team player with strong analytical and inter-personal skills. You are curious and bring passion and innovation to consulting. You are solution and results oriented with the ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver in a structured and timely manner.

Candidates must have Swiss or EU citizenship or Swiss work permit.

You will be expected to travel globally (approx. 10%).

We offer a dynamic and international work environment. If you are open to a new exciting challenge, please send us your application (motivation letter and CV) by email. Applications without motivation letters will not be considered. Contact: [email protected]