Carbon Portfolio Data Analyst

South Pole is an energetic, global company offering comprehensive sustainability solutions and services. With offices spanning all continents across the globe, we strive to create a sustainable society and economy that positively impacts our climate, ecosystems and developing communities. With our solutions we inspire and enable our customers to create value from sustainability-related activities.

Our Portfolio Management team oversees and develops business for the sale and trading of carbon credits and Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs). By working collaboratively with both our internal Sales and Projects teams, we play a crucial role in balancing the demand and supply of certificates, in order to best match the needs of our clients with our sourcing capabilities. If you are a smart, ambitious and dynamic sustainability professional with a strong passion to make a real difference in the fight against climate change, the below position may be right for you!


Job summary:

The goal of the Data Analyst is to collect and analyse data to guide company decision making. You will mainly support the portfolio team with projects analysis related to South Poles business data and the broader carbon market data. You will also be expected to help build and maintain tools and processes which facilitate data analytics and related processes at South Pole.


Main tasks & responsibilities:

  • Assist on data analytics projects for the carbon portfolio team, including data collection, processing, storage, delivery, explanation and communication
  • Support in the development and maintenance of tools and processes to enhance the analytics capabilities of the team
  • Assist in evaluating business problems and processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions
  • Create high quality and engaging data visualisations that effectively communicate sizeable complex data sets to key internal stakeholders
  • Manage data and analytics resources for team members, including access to external third party reports and studies
  • Conduct research on the latest developments in carbon markets and how these developments influence the analytics landscape for South Pole
  • Explore and suggest new tools and methods to achieve maximal efficiency in data collection, processing and analysis
  • Guide other team members in their use of analytical tools and techniques

Requirements:

Essential 

  • University Degree in a quantitative field ideally having conducted primary research 
  • Robust data analysis & statistics skills
  • 1-2 years of experience in an analytics role
  • Demonstrated experience using Python or R programming for data projects. 
  • Experience with SQL
  • Skilled in using Business Intelligence tools such as Tableau
  • Good communication and collaboration skills with team members and other relevant stakeholders
  • Ability to manage projects in a multi-stakeholder and multi-geographies context
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets
  • Strong data visualisation skills

Desirable 

  • Familiar with Extract,Transform, Load processes (ETL)
  • Experience with data modeling
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical methods such as machine learning
  • Understanding of cloud based data infrastructure
  • Experience with Google App Script programming
  • Experience working within carbon markets or the sustainability sector

What we offer:

At South Pole, we care about our employees as much as we care about the planet. South Pole is not just an employer, we are a Team. South Pole does not just offer people a job, we offer you a career. By joining our team, you will find strong purpose and deep meaning in everything you do. You will have the chance to make a real difference for our clients and for the planet, working alongside a passionate team of like-minded colleagues, while building your knowledge/skills and developing your career in a fun, dynamic, international and fast-growing organisation. 

We’re a planet of 7.5 billion unique and different people. We all have a contribution to make; South Pole is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status or disability. Our recruitment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Evergreen Place Siam by UHG
10400 Khet Ratchathewi Directions View page

Jakarta

Graha Iskandarsyah
12160 Kebayoran Baru Directions View page

Singapore

JustCo at 120 Robinson Road, Coworking Space & Hot Desking, Singapore
068913 Singapore Directions View page

Life as a Penguin on the Iceberg

With such an important mission, we expect a lot from our employees, and strive to give a lot in return. Because we care about our employees as much as we care about the planet.

  • Health & Wellbeing

    We believe that health is central to happiness. We organise many wellbeing activities such as yoga, meditation sessions, sports groups, healthy snacks, active breaks, etc.

  • Work-life balance

    From flexible working hours to flexible workplace (home office), with above-average vacation allowances, we strive to make the work and family life puzzle an easy one for our employees.

  • We practice what we preach

    From Vegan Days to plastic-free lunches, off-setting our own Company emissions and countless other initiatives, we fully live our values and lead by example on a daily basis.

  • Company outings and events

    It is not only hard work, we also have lots of fun! We frequently get together to celebrate our successes, do activities together and get to know each other better

What makes us unique

At South Pole, we are first and foremost a purpose-driven Company. People join us because they believe in our mission and want to be part of a community that fights together for our shared values and beliefs. But that is not the only reason why working at South Pole is such a rewarding experience...

  • We know that our vision to help create a greener world is both bold and challenging. To achieve it, we settle for nothing less than the absolute best. We form a Community that is stronger than the sum of its parts.
  • Entrepreneurial at heart. It’s not just our founders who are entrepreneurs. We actively promote an innovative mindset at all levels of the organisation, where each and every employee is encouraged to challenge the status quo and empowered to make decisions.   
  • Growing employees in a growing company. With a team of smart, passionate and engaged colleagues, as well as an increasing demand from our clients, opportunities to learn, develop our skills and grow our careers are endless. 
  • All for one, and one for all! Above all other things, what truly drives our dedication and commitment to our purpose is our colleagues.  We learn from each other and grow together. Because that is who Penguins are.

Already working at South Pole?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.