• Sustainability & Environment

Sustainability Manager

  • Posted: 2 months ago
  • Reference: 14693 (RB)
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: Market related
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Birmingham, West Midlands

We are exclusively partnered with one of the UK’s fastest growing clothing businesses, who are currently seeking a Sustainability Manager to join their business. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to lead and influence sustainability projects within a supply chain environment. This role will be based at their UK HQ in Birmingham.

The Role:

  • Lead on the delivery of supply chain mapping and other sustainability projects
  • Track project delivery and performance
  • Managing the implementation of sustainable initiatives and communication with participants and 3rd parties
  • Finding solutions to accommodate for changing business requirements, evolving ethical standards and new/global legislation
  • Building relationships with the wider sector, spotting new business opportunities

The Candidate:

  • Degree educated within an environment/science related field. Post-grad degree would be advantageous
  • 3+ years background in sustainability/environment
  • Experience of supply chain and/or sustainable sourcing is a pre-requisite
  • Experience working on Higg Index
  • Knowledge of ZDHC’s goals and progress
  • Excellent business development skills, supported by demonstrable figures
  • Proven project management skills

RB 14693 

2020-03-17

2020-05-27

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Shirley Parsons Ltd
4th Floor, Blue Leanie
Walton Street
Aylesbury, Bucks
HP21 7QW

General: +44(0) 1296 611 300


info@shirleyparsons.com

Shirley Parsons Ltd
SoanePoint
6-8 Market Place
Reading, Berkshire
RG1 2EG

General: +44(0) 1296 611 300


info@shirleyparsons.com