Manager Strategic Planning & Research

Manager Strategic Planning & Research

Direct Search Asia Pte Ltd
Malaysia
12-15 years
Not Specified

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  • Job Reference M2148

Job Description
Direct Search Global is actively working on a role for Manager Strategic Planning & Research. Part of the Group Corporate Sustainability Team, you are responsible for leading, organizing and coordinating the Group’s Sustainability Strategic Priorities to meet goals and external stakeholder expectations. The right candidate needs to have at least 12 years of work experience in Sustainability/Environment related role. Of which at least 5 years of experience in implementing Sustainability Strategies at Corporate level.
JOB PURPOSE
  • Review & conduct materiality assessments
  • Facilitate the development of strategic initiatives that can support the Sustainability Strategic Priorities and ensure implementation and alignment of the strategies and plans across the various Business Units and Subsidiaries
  • Provide guidance, tracks and oversight of the Sustainability Strategies
  • Carry out research on external environment to assess trends, opportunities and risks in order to provide input and advise on the Group Sustainability Strategy and propose new initiatives as necessary
  • Assist Head Sustainability to collate date, perform trend analysis and prepare Management Committee and Board oversight papers on Sustainability Performance

ACCOUNTABILITIES
Sustainability Framework
  • Lead, organize and coordinate the Company’s annual/5 yearly review Sustainability Strategic Priorities against goals and external stakeholders
  • Lead the process to review and update materiality matters
  • Manager and track ESG framework and initiative

Engagement
  • Lead and coordinate the engagement sessions with key stakeholders on sustainability strategy and initiatives and to acquire feedback on continuous improvement

Data Analysis
  • Periodically review and analyze targets and trends on key performance indicators for the Group’s sustainability strategic priorities

Sustainability Concepts & Trends
  • Carry out research on external environment on ESG concepts to assess trends, opportunities and risks in order to provide input and advise on Group strategy

People Development
  • Positively influence, motivate and cultivate team spirit

EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Studies/Environmental Management, Sustainability or equivalent
  • At least 12 years of relevant working experience in sustainability/environment related role
  • At least 5 years of working experience in the implementation of sustainability strategies at corporate/group level
  • Well versed with Corporate Sustainability Reporting (CSR) internationally acceptable standards such as Global Reporting Initiatives (GRI) and Integrated Reporting Framework (IR)
  • Hands-on sustainability advisory experience
  • Ability to analyze sustainability related data and information and present the information on concise and effective manner

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