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Consultant, Sustainability Social Impact, Risk Advisory

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Date Posted: Jan 14, 2022

Reference Code: 93563-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto; Alma; Amos; Bas St-Laurent; Brossard; Burlington; Bécancour; Calgary; Chicoutimi; Dolbeau; Drummondville; Edmonton; Farnham; Fredericton; Gatineau; Granby; Grand-Mère; Halifax; Havre-Saint-Pierre; Hawkesbury; Jonquière; Kanata; Kitchener; La Baie; La Sarre; Langley; Laval; London; Markham; Matane; Mississauga; Moncton; Montreal; New Richmond; Niagara; Normandin; Ottawa; Prince Albert; Prince George; Quebec City; Regina; Rimouski; Roberval; Rouyn-Noranda; Saguenay; Saint John; Saint-Hyacinthe; Saskatoon; Sept-Îles; Shawinigan; Sherbrooke; St-Félicien; St. John's; Trois-Pistoles; Trois-Rivières; Val D'Or; Vancouver; Vaughan; Victoria; Windsor; Winnipeg 


Our Purpose

At Deloitte, we are driven to inspire and help our people, organization, communities, and country to thrive. Our Purpose is to build a better future by accelerating and expanding access to knowledge. Purpose defines who we are and gives us reason to exist as an organization. By living our Purpose, we will make an impact that matters.


Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching.
Be encouraged to deepen your technical skills…whatever those may be.
Experience MyFlex and an agile work environment where work is what you do not where you do it.

Our established Sustainability Practice is looking to continually grow, innovate, and offer quality and insights to our clients. We are looking for a Consultant who wants to be part of a successful business that is constantly setting new standards for distinction.

This in an opportunity to:

  • Join a growing practice at an exciting time
  • Learn from subject matter experts through mentorship and on-the-job coaching
  • Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office
  • Share your ideas and to make them a reality

What will your typical day look like?

As a member of our team, you will:

  • Work with our team within the national Sustainability Practice, with a focus on Social Impact services
  • Support the delivery of successful client engagements, working in diverse projects with multi-disciplinary and integrated teams (at times remotely), and build long-term relationships
  • Support with research, stakeholder engagement and analysis to support client engagements 
  • Develop and present materials to clients and the broader marketplace
  • Support internal and external business development, the development of new service offerings, and thought leadership initiatives
  • Work in a collaborative and diverse team environment to analyze client issues and develop solutions

About the team

We are a highly connected global group of 2000+ practitioners around the world and are united by a unique objective throughout our practice: To make an impact that matters to our clients, people, and communities. Our Canadian practice brings people together through a truly national presence and has a diverse range of skills. 

You will have the opportunity to work on strategy, advisory, assurance, and management system projects in a broad array of sectors including retail and consumer business, energy and resources, financial services, and the public sector. Working with us means that you will be working with a leading sustainability practice in the country and globally.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

We are looking for exceptional and articulate candidates with the following skills, qualifications, and experience:

  • 1-3 years of experience in the non-profit sector, social impact, corporate social responsibility, gender equality, diversity and inclusion, community engagement/investment, and/or human rights
    • Developing and/or executing social impact/community-based programs
    • Developing monitoring and evaluation frameworks 
    • Assessing and evaluating the impact of community-based programs
    • Developing and conducting research and analyzing qualitative data
    • Engaging with community members, including underserved populations
  • Undergraduate degree in a related subject area, such as political science, sociology, international development, global affairs, or human rights; a complementary graduate degree is an asset
  • Interest in and passion for corporate responsibility and sustainable development
  • Understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and social issues in Canada and globally
  • Strong relationship building and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver commitments on time and budget
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, French and Spanish is an asset 
  • Advanced skills in PowerPoint, Excel, and data analytics tools (e.g., Tableau, Power BI, GIS software) is an asset
  • Willingness to travel (up to 10% of total time) within Canada, the United States, and overseas, if required

Our shared values

While our Purpose guides us and helps explain why we exist, our shared values describe the behaviour we expect from each other at the firm. They provide common ground to unite us across cultures and geographies. They help us to earn the trust and respect of our stakeholders. We all commit to living by these shared values, to stay true to the principles they represent, and to honour the legacy from which they came. They are what sets us apart and makes us Deloitte.


Every day, we live our Purpose through the following five shared values:

  • Lead the way: Deloitte is not only leading the profession, but reinventing it for the future. We’re also committed to creating opportunity and leading the way to a more sustainable world.
  • Serve with integrity: Deloitte has earned the trust of employees, clients, regulators, and the public for 175 years. Upholding that trust is our single most important responsibility.
  • Take care of each other: We look out for one another and prioritize respect, fairness, development, and well-being.
  • Foster inclusion: We are at our best when we foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. We know this attracts top talent, enables innovation, and helps us deliver well-rounded client solutions.
  • Collaborate for measurable impact: We approach our work with a collaborative mind¬set, teaming across businesses, geographies, and skill sets to deliver tangible, measurable, attributable impact.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte, we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities. Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates who represent the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes, but is not limited to, people with disabilities, candidates from Indigenous communities, and candidates from the Black community in support of living our values, creating a culture of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and our commitment to our AccessAbility Action PlanReconciliation Action Plan and the BlackNorth Initiative.

We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation for the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other accommodations). We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

Deloitte Canada has 30 offices with representation across most of the country. We acknowledge our offices reside on traditional, treaty and unceded territories as part of Turtle Island and is still home to many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. We are all Treaty people.

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