Corporate Sustainability Manager (m/f/d)

Enjoying tasty foods is part of a successful day. Are you excited about the variety of flavors and possible uses in the food industry? Us too! Do you want to learn more about how our food tastes? Then Silesia is the right place for you! For us, good taste has a long tradition and at the same time a secure future. For over 110 years, our mission has been to treat people to high-quality flavors and create lasting memories. As a valued partner, we believe in national and international food and beverage manufacturers and actively shape the trends of tomorrow. A team of over 900 employees worldwide forms the basis for our success. Become a part of Silesia and shape the world of good taste with us!

We are looking for a Corporate Sustainability Manager (m/f(d).

Dabei brauchen wir Ihre Unterstützung

• Development and implementation of strategies, programs and measures aiming at the environmental, social and economic sustainability of the company (closely aligned with top management)
• Assessing and analysing the company’s environmental im-pact and regular reviews of the materiality assessments
• Ensuring compliance with sustainability regulations and exter-nal requirements (esp. customers)
• Identifying opportunities to (further) reduce the environmental impact across different org. units e. g. alternative packaging materials
• Regularly assesses chances for cost reductions by imple-menting specific sustainability related measures
• Staying up-to-date with evolving sustainability regulations, trends and best practices – between others through memberships in industrial associations
• Communication of the company’s sustainability program pro-moting a culture of sustainability throughout the company
• Central point of contact internal for sustainability related mat-ters
• Program management: collaboration with corresponding stakeholders (internal and external) to agree on concrete tar-gets based on the ESRS reporting requirements, to create and maintain (external and internal) sustainability initiatives, to monitor progress and report on program status
• Management of audits

Damit überzeugen Sie uns

• Proven cross-functional Project Management Leadership skills in the field of ESG
• Well-experienced in leadership roles
• Proven Sustainability and preferably CSRD expertise
• Alternatively sound knowledge and experience in more than one of the following management systems:
- QM/QC, Energy management, SHE management, or risk management systems with the ability and willingness to complement these with required Sustainability and CSRD expertise to be obtained in an agreed upon timeframe
• Experience in development and implementation of KPI systems
• Experience with stakeholder management and change management
• Fluent in German and English, spoken and written
• Good communication skills
• Knowledge of MS Office Products, SAP and preferable Business Analytics and BI visualisation tools Knowledge of MS Office Products, SAP and preferable Business Analytics and BI visualisation tools