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Senior Specialist, Corporate Sustainability

Q Collection Pte. Ltd.

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2-5 Years
4,000 - 7,500 monthly SGD
13 days ago
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Job Description

As our Corporate Sustainability Manager/Senior Specialist, you'll be the architect of Q Collection's sustainability strategy. You'll work hand-in-hand with passionate leaders across the company to identify and implement groundbreaking initiatives. Imagine minimizing our environmental impact, strengthening social responsibility practices, and leaving a legacy of positive change - that's the power you'll wield in this role. We're committed to achieving this through robust governance, transparent disclosure, and meticulous reporting of our sustainability efforts.

Are You the Changemaker We Seek in the Corporate Sustainability Team

  • You're a sustainability rockstar with a deep understanding of environmental and social challenges facing the apparel industry.
  • You're a strategic mastermind, dreaming up and implementing bold sustainability initiatives that push boundaries.
  • You're a master collaborator, building bridges across departments and igniting a company-wide passion for sustainability.
  • Data is your friend! You thrive on tracking and reporting on progress, ensuring transparency and accountability.
  • You're a born innovator, constantly seeking ways to disrupt the status quo and find groundbreaking solutions.
  • You're a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment, staying ahead of the curve on sustainability trends.

Job Description:

Sustainable Fashion Narrative Development

. Lead the creation and refinement of Q's compelling sustainability narrative, highlighting the company's commitment to environmental and social responsibility throughout the apparel manufacturing lifecycle.

. Research and analyze industry trends and best practices in sustainable fashion to inform narrative development.

Sustainable KPIs and Milestone

. Lead development & track progress of KPIs & Milestones for internal sustainability task forces,
ensuring alignment with environmental and social sustainability performance across
the organisation and its value chain.

. Hold taskforces accountable for achieving sustainability objectives through KPIs to deliver real
progress

. Work with Executive Sponsors to manage project funding responsibly, focusing on timely completion of sustainability milestones.

Investor Relations & Communications

. Develop and prepare investor-worthy materials showcasing Q's sustainability initiatives and their impact on the company's long-term value proposition.

. Manage communication with investors regarding Q's sustainability efforts, ensuring transparency and building trust.

Internal & External Sustainability Communications

. Develop and implement a comprehensive internal communication strategy to foster employee engagement and understanding of Q's sustainability goals.

. Craft and execute external sustainability communications campaigns to raise awareness of Q's sustainability leadership among customers, media, and the public.

. Secretariat for monthly sustainability team meetings, and preparing impactful materials for quarterly board updates.

Strategic Partnerships

. Identify and build strategic partnerships with like-minded organizations, NGOs, and companies aligned with Q's sustainability goals.

. Manage and cultivate relationships with key partners, fostering collaboration on joint sustainability initiatives.

. Develop compelling communication materials to showcase these partnerships and their positive impact.

Job Requirements

Educational Background

Bachelor's degree in a relevant field such as:

  • Sustainability
  • Environmental Science / Engineering
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Communications
  • Marketing (with a focus on sustainability)
  • Fashion Design (with a strong understanding of sustainable practices)

Experience

Candidates with 3-5+ years of experience in a relevant field are typically preferred. This experience should ideally encompass:

  • Communications/Presentations: Developing and executing strategic communication campaigns that elevate sustainability initiatives.
  • Deep Sustainability Knowledge: Possessing a strong understanding of sustainability practices across various aspects, including technical green operations and corporate sustainability
  • Collaboration Expertise: Building and nurturing partnerships with organizations aligned with your sustainability goals.
  • Strategic Implementation: Demonstrating success in developing and implementing effective sustainability strategies within a complex matrixed organization.

Additional factors that may strengthen your application include:

  • Industry Knowledge: Experience in apparel and a strong understanding of sustainable practices in manufacturing. (Optional: Experience with ESG investing, CDP, TCFD, ISSB etc is a plus)
  • Investor Savvy: Proven ability to craft clear and compelling materials targeted towards investors.
  • Leadership & Communication: A track record of leading meetings, managing projects, and analyzing data effectively.
  • Impactful Changemaker: Demonstrated experience implementing and successfully executing sustainability initiatives.
  • Exceptional Skills:
    • Strong communication, negotiation, and persuasion skills to influence internal and external stakeholders, even without direct reporting lines.
    • Excellent organizational and time management abilities with a clear sense of urgency.
    • Top-notch analytical skills with the ability to work independently and drive projects forward without constant oversight.
    • A positive, solutions-oriented, and creative mindset.
    • Openness to feedback and a strong desire to learn and multitask effectively.

Apparel industry experience is a plus, but not mandatory.

Additional Requirements

Beyond the years of experience and technical skills, Q will likely seek candidates with the following soft skills to truly thrive in this role:

  • Passion and Deep Understanding of Sustainability: A genuine enthusiasm for sustainability beyond just the job description. This candidate should be able to articulate a strong personal commitment to environmental and social responsibility.
  • Stakeholder Engagement Expertise: The ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse stakeholders, including investors, employees, customers, NGOs, and government agencies. This requires strong interpersonal skills, cultural sensitivity, and the ability to build trust and rapport.
  • Proactive & Game-Changing Mindset: This role requires someone who isn't afraid to challenge the status quo and propose innovative solutions. A willingness to go beyond standard practices and push boundaries for a more sustainable future is key.
  • Adaptability and Continuous Learning: The sustainability landscape is constantly evolving. The ideal candidate will be a curious and lifelong learner, staying current on industry trends and best practices. They should be comfortable adapting strategies and approaches as needed.
  • Resilience and Problem-Solving Skills: Sustainability initiatives can face challenges and roadblocks. This role requires someone who can stay motivated, think critically, and find creative solutions to overcome obstacles.
  • Strong Work Ethic and Self-Motivation: This role requires a high level of self-direction and the ability to manage multiple priorities effectively.

Some travelling (30%) to Bangladesh will also be required.

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