Head of ESG

The company is developer and manufacturer of quality footwear and leather goods.

Your new role
As an expert in the industry, you will support the Sustainability Management team. Your deep understanding of the sustainability industry is critical to other related departments, including the development and implementation of new sustainability initiatives that meet the company's goals and the requirements of external regulators, and the use of key metrics to evaluate progress. You also lead the strategic direction of the company's sustainability initiatives, building and managing a skilled sustainability team and working with cross-functional teams. Your strong management skills and motivation will give the company a great future. You will be a strong contributor to the company's position as a leader in the industry.

What you'll need to succeed
• 10 years' experience in the HSE field, preferably in the footwear manufacturing industry
• 5+ years in a leadership role in the sustainability field, strong leadership and team management skills with strategic planning and budget management experience
• Proficiency in English and Chinese.
• Excellent communication and stakeholder engagement skills
• In-depth understanding of health, safety and environmental regulations and their compliance, ability to independently lead and drive sustainability initiatives
• Strong cost awareness, execution, work ethic and initiative
• Acceptance of international travel up to 30% of working time

What you'll get in return
In return for your hard work, you will broaden your horizons, gain relevant experience in sustainable development to drive the company forward, take control of a number of project opportunities, receive a competitive salary and a platform for growth, and lead the strategic change and future direction of an established team.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please contact Hays Consultant Dara Chen at Dara.Chen@hays.cn, 020-3811 0320 and 13611484903 (Wechat).

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Supply Chain & Logistics
Location
Guangzhou
Specialism
Supply Chain
Ref:
1253711
Closing date
20 Mar 2025

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Dara Chen, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Guangzhou / South China
Unit 01,08 15/F, Agile Center,No.26 Huaxia Road, Zhujiang New Town, Tianhe District

Telephone: 02038110363