Job Details




£55000 - £65000 per annum



Job Details

Job Title: Sustainability Manager

Location: Birmingham (site based)

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000

Are you a demonstrated, knowledgeable and proactive Sustainability Manager who has a passion for creating sustainable improvements and initiatives and who is looking to develop your career, with a forward-thinking and highly reputable global manufacturing business?

If so, this is the job for you!

HSE Recruitment Network are recruiting for a Sustainability Manager, with the opportunity to represent a progressive company, carrying an expertise within cold roll forming technology.
The role will be focused on advising and supporting the group on all sustainability related matters, implementing agreed and approved sustainability processes and strategies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Advise and support the Group on all sustainability related matters.
  • Collate, review, and analyse sustainability related data, metrics, and reports to identify issues and potential opportunities for improvement within the Group.
  • Respond to all queries from colleagues, customers, suppliers, and other external stakeholders regarding sustainability issues. Including ESG/CSR related questionnaires. For example: - Ecovadis, CHAS, Considerate Construction etc.
  • Ensuring that the Group complies and meets sustainability legal/regulatory requirements.
  • Identify opportunities for the strategic development of sustainability within the Group.
  • Collaborate with the Group’s leadership team, Director of HSE and Board of Directors with the intent of defining a clear Sustainability Vision and Strategy resulting in a data driven Net Zero Plan.
  • Coordinate with the Group’s leadership team, Director of HSE and Board of Directors with the objective of implementing programmes/activities to achieve the Sustainability Vision, Strategy and Net Zero Plan.
  • Identify and implement sustainability initiatives within the Group. Therefore, making products and production processes more sustainable.
  • Monitor compliance with environmental and social standards.
  • Integrate sustainability goals into business management processes.
  • Highlight and train employees on sustainability issues and business management processes related to sustainability.
  • Identify, support, and lead the Group’s application for sustainability and carbon reduction accreditation, standards, and codes of practices. In addition, attain and manage ongoing compliance.
  • Collaborate with both the Director of HSE and the SHE Systems and Compliance Manager to develop and sustain the Group’s Environmental Management System (EMS). Including supporting the ISO14001 (Environmental Management) and leading BES6001 (Responsible Sourcing) accreditation.
  • Lead and develop the Group’s Environmental Product Declarations (EPD’s)
  • Lead ESOS (Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme) audits, driving the business towards energy/fuel reduction, sustainable replacements, and self-generation.
  • Prepare and present sustainability reports to the Group’s leadership team, Director of HSE and Board of Directors.
  • Promote and foster behavioural changes within the Group related to sustainability.
  • Liaise, interact, and cooperate internally with all employees and externally with the Group’s suppliers, clients, and customers. With the objective of achieving the Group’s sustainability strategy.
  • Highlight and support a continuous improvement culture. Always promote and share best practice.
  • Set an example for all employees within the Group. Demonstrate a positive commitment to sustainability.  Exhibit excellent work ethics and habits.
  • Carry out any other duties within the capability of the job holder.
Essential Experience, Training and Qualifications:

  • An experienced Sustainability Manager looking to enhance their career
  • A degree in fields such as Environmental Science, Economics or Engineering
  • Preferably a Master’s Degree in Sustainability Management or a related subject
Ideal Personality Traits:-
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with gravitas and ability to influence and lead
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Sustainability practices and metrics
  • Passionate about Sustainability and Environmental initiatives.
Interested? Apply now for immediate consideration: // 0121 454 5000

Alternatively, if you know of anyone who may be interested in this opportunity, please forward on our details.

Simon Gregory

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