Project Manager – Resource Recovery (Energy Recovery)

Location : Paris, France

Start date : Immediate

Why you should choose us

We scope, lead, and manage projects so that everyone in the team is able to deliver great client impact efficiently in a collaborative environment.

We reward the effort of our teams by offering competitive pay, clear recognition, and additional benefits which also reinforce the culture of Amane – including international opportunities.

At Amane, everyone has access to a diverse range of opportunities to support continual individual development and growth, including working with global and cross-regional teams, traveling to client sites and Amane offices globally, and working closely with Partners.

We have a strong sense of community, both within and across offices. We celebrate diversity, support each other, and are open to feedback and change.

You will be immersed in comprehensive projects with opportunities to advance your professional career and nurture a strong work environment to empower and motivate teams.

We are proud of working in the water and environmental sector and having a positive impact on people and the planet.

The Role

We are looking for a Project Manager specializing in the circular economy to join our team. We will highly value candidates with proven experience in resource recovery projects or initiatives such as energy recovery from waste or waste recycling.

How you will make impact:

  • As a Project Manager, you will independently manage teams locally and globally on projects of varying scales for international corporate groups, financial investors, and start-ups alike.
  • You will also support business development, which promises to be an exciting task at a company that grew 25% last year and is looking to continue strengthening its presence in the global market.
  • You will apply business principles to the circular economy and waste industry, a $281 billion industry that is radically transforming to help decarbonize the world economy, to fuel it with biogas, biofuels, and biochemicals, and to regenerate natural resources.
  • You will develop and leverage your global view of the industry from a commercial standpoint.
  • Depending on project needs, you may be leading the commercial due diligence on market-changing mergers and acquisitions and helping build market intelligence and strategic insights that will support clients in making key business decisions.

Qualifications

What you need to make impact:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, or Social Sciences, or Environmental Engineering
  • Master’s degree
  • 5-10 years’ experience in strategy consulting, including managing small and larger projects.
  • Ideally, you will have had international exposure, either working or studying in other countries, (alternatively operational leadership role)
  • Familiar with commercial due diligence and business plan modeling
  • Experience in preparing and presenting commercial proposals
  • Interest in supporting new practices (i.e., biogas, biofuels and biochemicals from waste, regeneration of natural resources, capture, reuse, or sequestration of carbon, etc.)
  • Interest in circular economy and recourse recovery-related environmental issues
  • Experience in presenting and interacting with senior-level clients
  • Analytical mindset and ability to synthesize a large amount of information
  • Problem-solving oriented
  • At ease with numbers and strong attention to detail
  • Deadline-driven and able to multi-task
  • Able to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Ability to travel and work on client sites
  • Excellent written and spoken English; other languages are an advantage
  • Proficient with MS Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint

Our European offices are led by Thierry Noel, founder of Amane Advisors, Amedeo Vaccani, Geoff Gage, Mathieu de Kervenoael and Bastien Simeon.

Mathieu de Kervenoael and Amedeo Vaccani will specifically oversee your duties and will provide coaching and support to you.

About Amane Advisors

Amane Advisors is the leading global strategic advisory firm dedicated to those seeking sustainable success. With unparalleled expertise and networks in the complementary areas of water, resource recovery, and energy recovery, we empower decision-makers to accelerate their growth, maximize their impact, and thrive long into the future, leading more than 100 focused projects and transactions across five continents every year.

We are working from eight international offices and tapping into our market-leading network of experts in water and the circular economy, we provide the global capabilities and the local perspectives needed to support a diverse range of corporates, utilities, startups, investors, and government organizations.

With a focus on strategy, market intelligence, and transaction advisory, Amane Advisors provides the vision, insight, partnership, and support decision-makers need to:

  • Validate new market opportunities
  • Navigate business, environmental, and regulatory challenges
  • Implement complex strategies
  • Future-ready teams, and
  • Accelerate growth and impact

Our mission is to support organizations in realizing the true value of Earth’s natural resources.

To Apply

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you would like to join Amane to and your suitability to the role to recruitment@amaneadvisors.com.

Please indicate “Application for Project Manager – Resource Recovery” in the email header.