Sustainability Programme Manager


Sustainability Programme Manager (maternity cover)
Climate17 are pleased to be offering a maternity cover opportunity with a leading international logistics organisation as a Sustainability Programme Manager.  This maternity cover role is based at their central London HQ and presents a unique chance to contribute to a company that is committed to achieving net zero and is well its sustainability pathway.
The Role

  • Deliver sustainability projects from initiation to completion across Europe, to align with the strategy and the priorities of the EU region.
  • Lead on projects relating to community investment, CSR campaigns and volunteering projects and initiatives across the EU region.
  • Oversee project budgets, monitor spend and donations.
  • Managing partnerships and relationships to develop nature and volunteering activities and programmes in Europe.
  • Work with the other sustainability functions and European departments on key moments

and campaigns, such as volunteering activity and charitable campaigns.

  • Support the other functions of the sustainability team with additional programme and project needs, such as building business cases, tracking results and engaging with key

European and local partners.

  • A strong passion for an understanding of sustainability issues.
  • Previous experience of managing CSR projects and organising volunteer events.
  • Able to work with data and manage information, create reports and present information.
  • Manage stakeholder and partner relationships and develop clear plans to execute working in collaboration.
  • Flexibility to travel to regional EU offices to conduct meetings and lead activities.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with any additional language skills are advantageous.

This role is perfect for someone looking for a short-term engagement (9-12 months) and eager to make a significant impact within a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation. If you are passionate about both sustainability and support local communities and are ready to take on a challenging, rewarding role, we would love to hear from you.
About us
Climate17 is a purpose-led, international Renewable Energy & Sustainability recruitment firm. We provide specialist talent acquisition services to organisations seeking to reduce their environmental footprint, as well as those working towards the decarbonisation of the energy sector.
Inclusive Application Process
Climate17 is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We believe there is no solution to climate change without people. We aim to increase diversity across all areas and as such, we are committed to partnering with clients and candidates to create an inclusive and sustainable regenerative world. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability.  If you require additional support, equipment or resources in order to participate in the job application or interview process, please let us know.