Sustainability Manager - Preston

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Preston
  • Job Type: Operations/Production
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c. £30,000 - £35,000
  • Date Posted: 07/07/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31/08/2022

Sustainability Manager

Salary c. £30,000 – £35,000


Job ref: FE/11568


Are you a passionate Sustainability Professional looking for a new challenge in the food industry? My client is one of the industry leaders in their sector and they are recruiting for a Sustainability Manager to join their expanding business…

  • Established family-owned business and still expanding
  • Supply to major retailers, food service, and caterers


The Role:

Reporting to the Head of Operations, the successful candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to drive clean energy and sustainability practises throughout the business:

  • Project management of key energy and sustainability initiatives
  • Produce monthly and annual reports on social, environmental, and financial benefits
  • Work closely with operations team to help them achieve energy and sustainability targets
  • Provide and receive complex information relating to energy management, carbon reduction, sustainability, and governance matters
  • Be the business advocate for sustainability and present internally / to key customers


The Candidate:

  • Degree in Energy and Sustainability (or similar qualification)
  • Track record of implementing energy and sustainability strategies
  • Excellent knowledge of sustainability market trends and agricultural knowledge
  • Excellent data analysis skills
  • Comfortable presenting to internally and externally
  • Passionate about industry


Next Steps:

If you think this opportunity could be for you, click ‘apply now’ to be considered!