Climate Change & Sustainability careers

Climate Change & Sustainability

Careers for graduates: learn about Climate Change & Sustainability consulting services.

Careers for graduates: learn about Climate Change & Sustainability consulting services.

Grad careers: Climate Change & Sustainability

In a nutshell, what does your business group/service line do?

KPMG Climate Change & Sustainability Services operates under KPMG’s Risk Consulting division; assisting corporates and government with the identification, management, and reporting of their key social and environmental risks and opportunities. We are an enthusiastic team with a wide range of backgrounds including economics, environmental management, law, psychology, accounting, human rights, sociology, philosophy, and workplace health and safety. Our team is really collaborative and we have team members in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.

What does the average day look like?

An average day involves challenging work for a number of different clients, combined with friendly discussions within our cohesive and enthusiastic team. We often collaborate with other parts of KPMG, such as economics, social media and internal audit.

What will I learn in the first year?

In your first year, you’ll gain experience completing assurance and advisory work across a range of sustainability areas. You’ll have the ability to direct your learnings towards the areas of sustainability that interest you most, whether that is in the social or environmental space. You’ll contribute to business development and marketing initiatives, and have the opportunity to travel on client projects.

What’s the best part of the role?

Everyone within the KPMG Climate Change & Sustainability Services team is extremely passionate and enthusiastic about the work we do. The best part of the role is knowing that you are working in a supportive team environment, adding value and creating positive change which is contributing to businesses becoming more sustainable into the future.