Job Title: EVP - Sustainability and Supply Chain Transformation
Location: Pennsylvania (Hybrid Role)
Industry: Industrial Manufacturing
Our client is a leading industrial manufacturing company that delivers high-quality products while maintaining a strong commitment to sustainability and responsible sourcing. As part of our continued effort to advance in these areas, we seek a highly motivated and experienced professional to join our team in the newly created EVP - Sustainability and Supply Chain Transformation role.
As the EVP - Sustainability and Supply Chain Transformation, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our client's commitment to sustainability, thereby contributing to their overall success and reputation as an environmentally responsible industrial manufacturing leader. In this role, you will lead our sustainability initiatives and drive the transformation of supply chain practices towards a more circular economy model.
1. **Sustainability Leadership**: Develop and implement a comprehensive sustainability strategy that aligns with the company's values and goals. Lead the organization in achieving sustainability targets and objectives, including reductions in environmental impact and enhanced social responsibility.
2. **Circular Economy Champion**: Drive the transition towards a circular economy model within the supply chain, optimizing product lifecycle, reducing waste, and promoting recycling and reuse.
3. **Responsible Sourcing**: Develop and oversee responsible sourcing practices, ensuring that our suppliers adhere to ethical and sustainable standards, and work towards establishing a transparent and traceable supply chain.
4. **Stakeholder Engagement**: Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, including suppliers, government agencies, and industry organizations, to ensure alignment with sustainability goals and to share best practices.
5. **Change Management**: Lead and inspire cross-functional teams to embrace sustainability and supply chain transformation, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
6. **Compliance and Reporting**: Ensure the company complies with all relevant sustainability regulations and reporting requirements. Prepare and deliver regular sustainability reports to inform internal and external stakeholders.
- Bachelor's degree in a related field; a Master's degree or relevant certifications in sustainability or supply chain management is a plus.
- Proven track record in developing and executing sustainability strategies, particularly in an industrial manufacturing company.
- In-depth knowledge of circular economy principles and practical experience implementing circular supply chain practices.
- Strong understanding of responsible sourcing, including knowledge of international standards and certifications.
- Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and engage at all organizational levels.
- Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective relationships with diverse stakeholders.
- A visionary mindset with the ability to drive change and innovation.
This is an exceptional opportunity to lead and shape the sustainability and supply chain transformation initiatives for an industrial manufacturing company committed to positively impacting. If you are passionate about sustainability and have the experience to drive meaningful change, we encourage you to apply for this pivotal role. Join our client in building a more sustainable future while making a real difference in the industrial manufacturing sector.