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Climate engineer

Amsterdam

About Greencast

Greencast is on a mission to build the all-in-one decarbonisation platform for SMEs. By providing tools and infrastructure, we make it simple for businesses to measure, report and reduce their climate impact. We’re building carbon management software for the future with the goal to help accelerate the transition to net zero. Greencast was founded in 2021 and is supported by a remarkable group of early-stage investors & advisors. 

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About the role

As our Climate Engineer, you will play a key role in the development of our products. You will ensure that we constantly push for the highest standards of quality and compliance, while helping our customers map their road to net-zero. You will be responsible for a variety of tasks - from the implementation of fundamental climate methodology to expanding our proposition, certification, forecasting and carbon removal. Within this role, you will be working both on day to day tasks as well as on fundamentals that will make us successful in the long run. You will be working closely in a cross-functional team between leadership and product development to improve our platform. You will analyze process performance, identify points for improvement and implement solutions on a running basis.

This role requires a highly motivated individual with an entrepreneurial stance towards problem solving, flexibility in action and a hands-on mentality while taking accountability for your projects. Strong communication skills and a creative oriented mindset for solving problems are a must.

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What you’ll be doing

  • 35% - Expanding and improving our product through climate research
  • 35% - Diving into our methodology to ensure compliance with various international standards
  • 20% - Coordinating ongoing product needs with our product development team to implement new business initiatives
  • 5% - Occasionally engaging with our customers to answer any climate and compliance related questions
  • 5% - Picking up other tasks across departments to improve day to day business operations

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What you’ll need

  • 0 - 2+ years work experience
  • A passion for climate
  • An analytical mind and strong intellectual curiosity
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal 
  • Strong communication skills & resourcefulness
  • The ambition to work in a hands-on, fast paced environment
  • Willingness to take initiative and calculated risks 
  • Autonomy and ownership of your work with a high degree of integrity
  • An open, trustworthy, and engaging style with which you inspire confidence 
  • High adaptability and comfort with rapidly changing requirements 
  • You are based in The Netherlands, preferably in or around Amsterdam

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What will make you successful

  • You share Greencast’s mission to enable businesses to measure and act on their climate impact
  • You have the ambition to make a difference and are driven to learn new skills 
  • You have a creative mindset to develop new ideas and solutions to problems 
  • You run towards a challenge instead of running away
  • You thrive in fast-paced environments
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, and the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
  • You have strong communication skills and quickly connect with new people
  • You operate best without lots of bureaucracy

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Benefits

  • Stock option plan
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexibility in holidays (25+ days per year)
  • Flexible and remote working arrangements
  • Learning and development budget for books and courses
  • Healthy lunches
  • Yearly offsite and regular team events 


Note: This is a full-time, (primarily) on-site position in Amsterdam. Unfortunately, we can not support visa applications at this time.

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