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Sustainability Development Coordinator - Fresh Produce

Tailormade Resources
up to £28k
Closing date
26 Aug 2021
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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.

Responsibilities include;

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.

We require;

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

Location; Kent

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


Tailormade Resources specialise in fresh produce and food manufacturing jobs/vacancies. Working only in these businesses we have taken time to learn their particular requirements and challenges. This gives us a rare ability to select and guide people with potential.

As a small company, we rely greatly on personal contact. We are dealing with individual people and specific job requirements, not just nearest matches in a database. Whether you are a prospective employee or employer, you can rely on Tailormade Resources for a sensitive, informed and efficient service.

Find Us
01284 735575
The Office, 3 Stone Cross Green
Rede Road
Whepstead. Bury St Edmunds
IP29 4ST
United Kingdom
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