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Senior Analyst - Sustainability Solutions


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AL

Req ID:  78937
Facility:  Rotterdamnn-548
Department:  IT Sustainability
Division:  Global Business Services


This is Lyondellbasell


LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year.

This is the role


The role of the Sustainability Solutions Senior Analyst, is to understand sustainability priorities and strategically collaborate closely with business domain experts to provide high value sustainability solutions. This is a great opportunity for someone to lead and facilitate bringing the appropriate technology, process, and solutions together as they contribute to enabling LYB’s long-term strategy on Renewable energy, CO2 reduction and delivering on circularity ambition.    

You are responsible for the following:

  • Develop a deep knowledge of the Sustainability area, including key driver sustainability goals, short- and long-term roadmaps, key projects, and personnel
  • Lead innovative technology solutions development for renewable energy technologies and emerging sustainability trends such as carbon capture, circular economy, etc.
  • Investigate new and developing sustainability technologies and lead the project team to determine how to leverage these new technologies for projects
  • Advise Sustainability SMEs and stakeholders in identifying ways to leverage data effectively; Lead the project team to deliver foundational data sets including both quantitative and qualitative elements
  • Work with Sustainability stakeholders to identify areas of technical needs for future capabilities; Place emphasis on delivering value through data and solutions, through excellent problem solving, development, and implementation of scalable solutions
  • Work collaboratively in delivering critical solutions on high impact problems
  • Collaborate with software developers, business analysts and architects to find solutions to achieve business aims
  • Work together with other product teams to integrate Sustainability data into larger business data, systems, and decisions
  • Take complex information and create a compelling story, including visualizations
  • Contribute to the development of impact-focused, data-driven strategy for the Sustainability Team
  • Stay current on LyondellBasell IT strategies and standards and influence customers in support of the strategies and standards.

This is what you bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental, Sustainability, MIS, Computer Science or related technical field
  • Understanding of the ESG regulatory mandates in the different regions (North America, Europe, APAC) 
  • Experience and demonstrable understanding of end-to-end business process in Sustainability Reporting
  • 4+ years professional hands on experience measurement and analysis, quantitative business problem solving, operations analysis, marketing analysis, simulation development and/or predictive analytics. Proficient in analytics software and applications. 
  • 4+ years hands-on experience in leading complex/large scale data management projects
  • Demonstrated ability to drive a project, and work both independently and in a team
  • High level of enthusiasm and a love and passion for Sustainability and data 
  • Ability to multi-task with minimal supervision and superior decision-making, analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to apply strong communication skills to resolve conflict professionally and routinely interact in cross-functional groups
  • Ability to lead teams in a cross-functional, global, diverse and multi-cultural environment
  • Familiar with various technologies and curiosity in learning new systems. Aptitude to learn technologies being introduced or developed within the company
  • Project management or Six Sigma skills to facilitate excellent execution in projects and initiate process improvements.
  • Experience with delivering Training sessions to end users and leading Testing

This is what we hope you bring


For this position we hope you bring some of the following:

  • 3+ years of experience in Environmental and Sustainability programs 
  • 2+ years of experience in ESG/sustainability services with focus on corporate reporting and disclosures
  • Experience with reporting and disclosure frameworks and understanding of important reporting standards and stakeholders.
  • Experience with GHG inventory/carbon accounting, emissions reduction strategies, renewable energy strategies, RECs and carbon offsets, and SBTs.
  • Interest and ability to think about future ESG trends and how they will impact present and future technology strategies and business
  • Ability to work cross functionally to engage, track and advise on a broad set of ESG topics with related KPIs and deliverables
  • Ability to identify and analyze ESG performance gaps, communicate the risk or opportunity, and develop technology solution reporting recommendations and advise on action plans
  • Experience with ESG reporting standards and frameworks, e.g. SASB, GRI, TCFD, and experience producing ESG reporting and disclosures content for a global audience and different stakeholders
  • Experience in working with reporting and visualization tools with PowerBI 


Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

This is what we offer


We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to two days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.



Please feel free to contact Dennie Verberne at dennie.verberne @ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.

The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.


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