Sustainability

Sustainability Manager

Passionate about sustainability? We are looking for you!

Passionate about sustainability? Do you want to make the mobility and logistics industry more sustainable?
Then we have good news for you! For our office in Deurne, Belgium we are looking for a Sustainability Manager. 

 

Objective:
The Sustainability Manager will lead the development and execution of strategic sustainability initiatives within the organization, customers and other external stakeholders that drive progress in key environmental and social impact areas. The main objective of the Sustainability Manager is to lead the organization to be net zero carbon by 2040.
 

Job content:

  • You are responsible for the development and implementation of our sustainability strategy, which is based on different pillars: planet, procurement and people.
  • You take the lead in our commitment to be net zero carbon by 2040, a commitment that has been made to The Climate Pledge.
  • You are the driving force in the transition from our project-driven sustainability initiatives to day-to-day business operations and you shape the sustainability programs on the basis of action plans, objectives and targets. You defend and initiate projects for our management and challenge where necessary.
  • You develop a long-term strategy in the field of environmental sustainability together with our Green Cluster and Top Management.
  • You design and implement – ​​in consultation with the relevant departments – a sustainable procurement and sourcing plan/framework and introduce innovations to make changes to our sustainable procurement and supply chain.
  • You ensure the correct control systems and measure the progress of the sustainability strategy and objectives.
  • You will act as an ambassador and maintain positive relationships with all stakeholders (internal and external) to identify their sustainability needs and develop and deliver solutions. You promote a culture of sustainability through communication and education.
  • You liaise with our Marketing Department to ensure external communication on platforms and media in matters related to sustainability.
  • You use additional research and interpretation to identify sustainability issues or problems. You may provide direction to supporting team members and be a strategic contributor.
  • Your report to the Benelux Manager, member of our Green Cluster.
  • Other duties as assigned.
     

Your talents:

  • You have a Master's degree
  • You have at least 5 years of relevant experience
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (both spoken and written)
  • You can work independently
  • You have in-depth knowledge of sustainability in general and logistics in particular
  • You have knowledge of different communication channels and ways of communicating
  • You have knowledge of sustainability reporting
  • You are diplomatic, empathetic, persuasive, communicative, bridge builder and networker
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (both spoken and written)
     

Our offer:

  • A challenging position in an international company;
  • A competitive salary package with benefits;
  • Extensive training and growth opportunities (internally and externally);
  • Working in a small team where colleagues are important.


Location:
Belcrownlaan 23 in Deurne


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