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The Role

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for a Group Sustainability Lead. This role will involve travel to all Hain Daniels sites, working with the Group Executive and business unit leadership teams, providing expertise, advice and direction in implementing a comprehensive Corporate Social Responsibility program to drive positive workplace, community,  economic and environmental impact. Leading Hain Daniels preparation for B Corp Certification.
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Develop a strategy and implementation plan to achieve B Corp accreditation and reduced environmental impact, aligned to the Green House Gas Corporate Standard,  scope 1,2 and 3 , identifying  reduction opportunities, set reduction targets, manage and track performance .
  • Ensure that the business remains legally compliant and fulfils all obligations by developing relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, representing the business on relevant industry bodies and institutions.

  • Effective communication and engagement, working with colleagues at all levels to foster participation and collaboration in change initiatives and campaigns.

  • Establish appropriate governance and a framework for performance measurement, KPI reporting and continuous improvement.

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • A relevant degree would be preferable
  • Ideally suitable experience in the food industry or fmcg
  • Proven project management skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • A passion for change and environmental protection

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.

Our Vision

To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.

Top Talent across the UK

Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.

Learning and Development

We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.

If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!