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Interim Head of Environmental Sustainability & Operational Excellence


Interim Head of Environmental Sustainability & Operational Excellence 
London / Remote 
£85,000 + benefits 

Shirley Parsons is thrilled to announce its partnership with a global-leading Maritime classification and compliance specialist to seek out a Head of Environment & Operational Performance for a 12-month fixed-term contract. The selected candidate will spearhead the company's net-zero strategy, bolstered by science-based targets, and further elevate sustainability issues by championing tailored improvement initiatives.

In this pivotal role, you will:

  • Take ownership of the sustainability strategy, fostering an organizational culture that consistently pursues enhanced sustainability performance through behavioural shifts and pioneering thought leadership.
  • Generate comprehensive reports on the company's sustainability performance, ensuring data alignment and compliance with the reporting requirements of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and United Nations Global Compact (UNGC).
  • Coordinate the execution of the emissions reduction plan in alignment with the company's long-term science-based targets and net-zero aspirations.
  • Utilize your engaging personality traits to influence key internal stakeholders effectively.
  • Continuously assess performance against internal and external benchmarks to ensure adherence to mandatory and voluntary standards and regulations.

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Extensive experience in implementing Environmental systems, including ISO 14001 and 45001.
  • Demonstrated success in utilizing science-based targets to drive emission reduction implementation plans.
  • Proven track record of effectively engaging stakeholders across all levels of the organization through exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, rallying senior leaders behind sustainability strategies to facilitate success.
  • A degree in Environmental Science or a related field.
  • Attentive listening skills and the ability to swiftly build trust with key stakeholders both internally and externally.