We currently offer a fantastic opportunity to join a successful Fresh Produce supplier, who are at the forefront of their product categories within the industry. We are seeking a Sustainability Development Coordinator to work within the technical division of the business, with a dedicated Sustainability team.
The opportunity of Sustainability Development Coordinator will report to the Head of Sustainability and become a key member of the team, supporting the Group Technical Director and Group Head of Responsible Sourcing with the delivery of the Group Sustainable Development Strategy and Environmental Sustainability Policy.
The Sustainability Development role will assist in managing 4 key areas; Food Waste, Energy & Green House Gas (GHG) Emissions, Sustainable Agriculture, and Sustainability Insights, Data & Reporting.
Manage and coordinate the publication of sustainability impact reports (food waste, greenhouse emissions and packaging) to demonstrate company performance and delivery against legislative, customer and UN SDG industry commitments
Support the Group Technical Director, Group Head of Responsible Sourcing and Technical Management Team to deliver ad-hoc sustainability impact reporting requests, QVIS reports, presentations or undertake research as required
Attend and actively participate in relevant customer and industry webinars, seminars and conferences, reporting pertinent insights and next steps back to the business effectively
Support the Group Head of Responsible Sourcing to execute new ESG standards, processes, reporting frameworks or ways of working as required.
A Graduate with a relevant Environmental Science / Geography / Agronomy Degree, with exposure to climate change, food waste, sustainable agriculture / manufacturing
Exposure to the Fresh Produce sector, with Fruit categories being highly advantageous
Ability to communicate confidently at all levels, with professionalism and commitment
High level of Administration and team support ability in a fast paced environment
The ability to work accurately and with attention to detail being paramount
High IT competency; MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Hours; Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm, with some flexibility required
Salary; £23-28k - dependent on experience
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Sustainability Development Coordinator on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV for consideration to email@example.com