Sustainability Manager

  • Dienstverband
  • Nijmegen

International leader in global IT services

Our client is an international leader in global IT services. They are currently looking for a Sustainability Manager/ ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) Lead to lay the bricks of their ESG endeavors with their international team.


In the role of Sustainability Manager you are responsible to further develop and improve the ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) foundations together with Internal Project Managers. Every day is unique and presents a diverse array of challenges and opportunities in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) compliance. As our ESG Lead, you’ll be at the forefront of ensuring legal alignment and strategic integration of ESG principles within our client’s operations.

Your day in the office involves:

Strategy and policy development and implementation:

  • Developing ESG strategy.
  • Develop and implement ESG policies and procedures, ensuring alignment with the company’s strategic goals.
  • Provide employees and stakeholders with training and education on ESG matters as needed.
  • Work on ISO compliance.

Legal compliance:

  • Stay abreast of relevant ESG regulations, laws, and industry best practices to ensure the organization’s compliance.
  • Provide legal guidance to ensure the company’s activities align with applicable ESG standards and principles.
  • Provide detailed technical advice, analysis, and clarification on the legal and regulatory obligations arising from current and future European rules, guidance, and regulation in respect of sustainable IT.

Project management ESG:

  • Plan and lead project meetings regarding ESG topics with internal and external customers.
  • Create detailed project plans, including tasks, timelines, dependencies, and resources required.
  • Identify potential risks and develop strategies to mitigate them.

Risk assessment:

  • Assess legal risks associated with ESG matters and develop strategies to mitigate potential liabilities.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and address ESG-related risks across the organization.

Diligence and transactions:

  • Conduct due diligence on ESG-related matters in any business transactions.
  • Advise on legal implications and potential risks associated with ESG aspects of business operations.

Stakeholder engagement:

  • Engage with internal and external stakeholders, including investors, regulatory bodies, and advocacy groups, on ESG-related matters.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key ESG stakeholders to ensure transparency and accountability.

Reporting and disclosure:

  • Prepare ESG-related disclosures, reports, and communications to relevant parties, including regulatory filings and sustainability reports.

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