Environmental Product Declarations Expert & Consultant

Join the innovative construction sustainability software market leader

Environmental Product Declarations Expert & Consultant – Helsinki, Finland / Global

We are looking for an EPD Expert & Consultant to join our Professional Services team. You will have a key position in a forerunning, fast growing construction sustainability software company. This is your chance to speed up the low carbon products market internationally.

In this role, you will be responsible for delivering Environmental Product Declarations and supporting development of EPD and other low-carbon manufacturing solutions.

About the company

Bionova Ltd is a software company that helps professionals to build a sustainable future: we strongly value integrity, curiosity, and excellence. We’ve been in business since 2001 and we are growing very rapidly. Our diverse and talented team currently consists of 14 nationalities.

One Click LCA is our world-leading and rapidly growing life-cycle assessment software for the construction industry. It is used in 60+ countries by leading businesses, including Arup, Foster+Partners, Ramboll, Saint-Gobain, Skanska, WSP and national and local governments. We support more than 40 standards and certifications and have unique global database and a portfolio of more than 10 integrations with different design softwares.

As buildings and construction cause a third of global carbon emissions, and one half of raw material use, this industry has an essential role in fighting climate change, and we’re committed to help drive change in this industry.

About the position

This is a role for a technically oriented person with strong EPD expertise who wants to have a high impact and accelerate the low carbon construction & low carbon construction products markets.

You will have a strong knowledge of Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), low carbon construction, Life Cycle Assessment and their application in construction, and interest to learn more.

You will deliver and verify Environmental Product Declarations to our clients, and in addition work with product manufacturers and our team to implement and develop solutions to EPD scalability issues via projects, product development and customised solutions. You will be working closely with our product and process development and help us improve continuously with your expertise.

You love detailed analysis, are familiar with the relevant LCA/EPD standards, have attention to detail and are able to find appropriate solutions for technical or data analysis problems. You are comfortable manipulating LCI/LCIA data and are comfortable with at least one LCA software package. You are able to help clients navigate the complexities and opportunities of EPD standards and solutions.

Full professional proficiency in English is required. Other language skills are an asset.

We require that you have a get-things-done attitude, ability to work independently and you want to make a difference in this field. Also, you pay attention to detail and learn new things rapidly.

We value demonstrated and relevant EPD/LCA competence and experience and industry knowledge, and relevant engineering / architectural education.

This position is available in Helsinki, Finland or for an outstanding candidate, globally.

Why apply for this position

One Click LCA is the global leader for construction LCA. We are proud to support leading firms, including Foster+Partners, Arup, WSP, Skanska, LafargeHolcim, Saint-Gobain and many others. One Click LCA is highly automated and integrated, and has compliance modules for dozens of standards and certifications. It is also used to develop differentiated custom solutions for large manufacturers.

  • You’ll be working with leading professionals to accelerate the low-carbon construction market, with potential for very significant impact and unparalleled learning
  • You will have substantial freedom and responsibility, and you’ll see your results directly
  • Contributing directly to driving the construction industry towards Net Zero Carbon, or a cleaner planet
  • You will have substantial freedom – we have no fixed hours and remote working is ok
  • With that also comes substantial responsibility and ability to see the results of your contributions directly
  • We offer a variety of interesting challenges and opportunities to learn and grow
  • Become a part of a dynamic, friendly, motivated and diverse team of top-notch professionals
  • Company with a meaningful mission in an informal environment with easy access to anyone in the firm
  • Our enjoyable offices are in central Helsinki with good connections

The application process and timeline

 Please send your CV and cover letter to careers@bionova.fi with the subject “EPD Expert” and explain why you want this job, and why you are the right person for the job.

The applications close on January 24th, 2020 close of business. We aim to review applications as they are received. Selected candidates are invited to an interview in Helsinki, Finland.

For additional information please contact Panu Pasanen at +358 44 2871 722 or panu.pasanen@bionova.fi.

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