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Sr Consultant, Sustainable Proc Scope 3


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AA

Req ID:  79540
Facility:  Rotterdam-548
Department:  Sustainable Procurement
Division:  Global Business Services

Are you looking for a position where you will be responsible for advancing our global procurement sustainability strategies across LyondellBasell? And do you bring expertise in both sustainability (Scope3 emissions) and procurement? Do you want to work in a leading  international company within its field, in an environment where professional and personal growth is encouraged? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

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

LyondellBasell is advancing  its sustainability commitments, program execution and visibility with ambitious corporate sustainability strategies and targets. The role of a Senior Consultant Sustainable Procurement is a role created to support the newly formed Sustainable Procurement organization and is critical for the successful delivery of LYB’s commitments to drive positive impact on the value chain and environment. This position acts as a Senior Consultant to the Sustainable Procurement Team as part of Global Procurement Strategic Materials & Sustainable Solutions. It reports to the Senior Manager Global Sustainable Procurement. 


Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Implementation of Scope 3 corporate targets and strategies across LYB supplier based with focus on highest emissions
  • Drive Scope 3 data collection through engagement with LYB Procurement functions for input 
  • Identifying key insights from scope 3 inventories addressing different aspects of the value chain (Suppliers)
  • Work with Sustainable Procurement Ambassadors from all LYB Procurement functions to improve ‘product’ emissions data in line with the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol and other relevant emission accounting standards and methodologies
  • Close collaboration with Corporate Sustainability Scope 3 Manager on process standardization, data accuracy and tool selection/implementation. 
  • Align on annual KPI targets and reporting with Corporate Sustainability Scope 3 Manager
  • Close collaboration and contribution to Together for Sustainability Scope 3 program
  • Provide technical input and advice on environmental aspects of our value chain.
  • Work collaboratively across global functions to secure consensus from senior leaders and their teams to embed sustainability into their ways of working
  • Deliver engaging communication with internal partners, and suppliers

This is who you are

To be successful in this role you must recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • Collaboration & Leadership  –  Lead peers and team members to shared goal and outcomes.
  • Manage Business Performance – Drive results thru organization and facilitation. Self-Motivated – Driven to operate and function independently at a high level and flexible to work on various projects.
  • Time Management – Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and activities effectively and efficiently; self-schedule. Ability to Collaborate – Build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives within and across functions.
  • Analytical/Results Oriented – Ability to analyze data quickly and efficiently. Achieves results even in difficult circumstances and drives results
  • Ability to Cultivate Innovation – Ability to create new and better ways for the organization to be successful. Questions the status quo.
  • Afterhours work to meet deliverable due dates is required as needed.

This is what you bring

  • Degree in Environmental Sciences, Environmental or Energy Economics, Environmental Policy, Supply Chain Sustainability or related area 
  • 8+ years’ experience as a sustainability practitioner, focused on corporate carbon management, in either an in-house role within process industries and/or consulting role 
  • Demonstrated, extensive experience with scope 3 emissions accounting and product carbon footprints 
  • Experience of Scope 3 value chain assessment techniques and methods;
  • Familiarity with a range of approaches to target setting including science-based target methodologies;
  • Demonstrated project management experience 
  • Excellent communication and consulting skills 
  • Comfortable and confident liaising with key stakeholders across various levels 
  • Mission driven and wants to flourish in a global team working at the leading edge of sustainability. 
  • Fluent in English both verbal and written

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 Manoe Koningstein (Corporate Recruiter) at  manoe.koningstein@ 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 two business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.



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