Senior Manager Sustainability


Competetive + Excellent Benefits


Posted 1 month ago

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Acre is delighted to have partnered with a highly reputable UK retailer in their search for a Senior Manager Sustainability.

This person will report into the Director of Sustainability working across the business developing and delivering brand engagement around sustainable supply chains and responsible sourcing.

Key responsibilities:

  • Influencing and inspiring stakeholders, including buyers, to improve the culture of responsible sourcing
  • Ensuring compliance with ethical trade requirements and manage the Modern Slavery programme
  • Managing and developing strategic charity partnerships to help deliver on specific elements of the project’s strategy
  • Working with the Sustainability Manager to further develop and integrate an internal and external communications plan for the project
To be considered for this opportunity you will have excellent knowledge and experience of environmental and ethical issues relevant to retail supply chain and sourcing.

Additional experience required:

  • Experience in change management
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Ability to build strong working relationships with multiple internal and external stakeholders and excellent presentation skills
  • A track record delivering sustainability initiatives with demonstrable results
The successful candidate will gain experience in an award-winning business with an incredibly integrated sustainability agenda.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Georgie Beach +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7445