Senior Sustainability Manager

Lead sustainability initiatives at European Energy in Søborg, Denmark. Drive implementation of international standards, support decarbonization, and shape sustainability strategies.

European Energy A/S
European Energy A/S
Søborg, Denmark  UTC+01:00   On-site   Full Time   501-1000   26 days ago

About European Energy A/S

Company Overview

European Energy A/S

Søborg, Denmark


Business Model

Renewable Energy - Solar and Wind

Development of solar and wind farms, and Power-to-X solutions

Sales of renewable energy, project development, and divestment of renewable assets

Locations & Geography

Operates in 23 offices across 18 countries, including Denmark 🇩🇰

Company Culture

To drive the green transition globally

Innovative and sustainability-focused

Supports professional growth and involvement in transformational projects

Activities & Projects

Kassø Power-to-X facility, largest solar farm in Italy

Development of Power-to-X solutions and large-scale solar and wind projects

Building renewable energy solutions to reduce CO2 emissions

Career Opportunities

Various roles in engineering, project management, and renewable energy consulting

Competitive benefits including health insurance, flexible working hours

Contact Information

LinkedIn, Twitter

Careers at European Energy

We are looking for an experienced Senior Sustainability Manager to join our Group Strategy and Sustainability team at European Energy. As our new colleague, you will lead best-in-class implementation of International Sustainability Standards in our renewables’ portfolio, secure substantial progress across Sustainability Strategic Priorities and support the implementation of decarbonization and circular practices through design, optimization and sourcing.

How you will create impact

We offer an opportunity to take on a senior role in the renewables sector with great responsibility and tangible impact on the global challenges of accelerating the green transition in a sustainable way. You will specifically take on responsibilities such as:

  • Shape, drive and expand the implementation of international sustainability standards and regulations on topics such as circular economy, biodiversity, climate change, Science Based Targets (SBTi), net zero emission strategies and life cycle assessment across the organization;
  • Manage and support Sustainability Workstream Leads in the organization to deliver on sustainability initiatives in our 2026 sustainability strategy;
  • Lead development of sustainability frameworks and procedures on sustainability requirements across solar PV, Wind and Power-to-X projects;
  • Foster capacity-building across the organization’s line functions on the practical implementation of sustainability standards at asset-level;
  • Participating in, and supporting, non-financial data collection and the integrated reporting process;
  • Design, implement and drive sustainability approach across suppliers and stakeholders in the full value chain focusing on decarbonization and resource management.

With us you get

  • The possibility to shape and implement the Sustainability strategy and agenda in a leading, highly profitable company with a large appetite to move the bar even further;
  • Autonomy to build corporate guidance on the implementation of sustainability best-practices and certifications at asset-level, in collaboration with key functions in the organization;
  • The possibility to learn from talented colleagues with top-tier sustainability and consulting backgrounds.

What we look for

We seek an experienced, team-oriented individual with strong analytical- and leadership capabilities, as you will be working in a high-paced and multidisciplinary environment. You find it motivating navigating in complex stakeholder landscapes and you would like to drive change and tackle some of the biggest issues of our time in a changing energy industry.

The ideal candidate will have a background that includes some of the following elements:

  • Master’s degree in Environmental Science, Business Administration, Engineering, Economics, Finance or similar;
  • Several years of continuous project management with large, complex and global corporate projects focusing on sustainability;
  • A strong and empathetic team player attitude with great people skills and a positive attitude towards challenges.

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About the role

May 02, 2024

Full Time


Oct 29, 2024


Søborg, Denmark

Several years of continuous project management with large, complex and global corporate projects focusing on sustainability


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