Required languages:

English, German

Website Carbon Minds GmbH

Welcome to Carbon Minds. We drive innovation and sustainability in chemical products and actively shape change. We do this by making our customers‘ environmental impacts transparent using the life cycle assessment method, enabling the transformation to greater sustainability.

Imagine being part of an agile, motivated team that not only provides data, services, and consulting but has a clear goal to mitigate climate change and contribute to society. In doing so, we believe in collaboration, responsibility, and the integrity of our actions. Your ideas are not only heard but needed. The opportunity is here – be part of it as we reinvent the world of chemicals.

Your role

Leading projects, performing life cycle assessments, and advising our customers in the chemical value chain.


  • Development, implementation, management and quality control of projects (content, personnel, time, money, tasks) with our clients and employees.
  • Active collaboration and implementation of projects with a focus on life cycle assessments, CO2 footprint calculations and ways to reduce environmental impact.
  • Collecting, analyzing and evaluating technical data for the implementation of the project, such as energy consumption, efficiencies or raw material consumption.
  • Conducting training sessions and workshops with customers and the team.
  • Preparing reports and presentations as part of the job, as well as holding meetings and keeping minutes.
  • Promoting communication with project participants and team members.

Job requirements

  • Completed studies in a relevant subject (BA/MA/PhD). For example, chemistry, chemical engineering or environmental sciences.
  • Relevant professional experience in the field of life cycle assessment, CO2 footprint calculation and the development of measures to reduce environmental impact.
  • Preferably relevant professional experience in the field of plastics production.
  • Knowledge of project management, preferably with certification.
  • Basic knowledge of Excel or Python for data processing.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German.
  • Assertiveness, determination, initiative and implementation orientation.
  • Enthusiasm for sustainability assessments and service.

Benefits at Carbon Minds

  • First things first: Doing good for the environment!
  • Flexible working hours
  • Possibility of flexible home/office work in Cologne and the surrounding area
  • Personal development with a steep learning curve and varied tasks
  • A working environment in which your input is valued and implemented
  • Competitive salary from the start, based on a fixed salary structure that takes your experience into account
  • Dynamic and friendly team with monthly bonding activities
  • Employee benefits: Your choice between a Germany ticket or Urban Sports

You can find more information about us on

Please send (as a minimum) your CV and a cover letter highlighting your motivation for the job to [email protected]. Feel free to attach any further documents you think are important.

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