Location England, United Kingdom
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Negotiable
Reference BBBH14151

Delivering over 400 million parcels each year, Hermes Parcelnet is the largest parcel delivery business in the UK offering 7-day delivery to consumers and retailers alike. In October 2018, Hermes became the first parcel carrier to incorporate Compressed Natural Gas lorries into their fleet following a trial with the John Lewis Partnership. These vehicles use 100% renewable and sustainable biomethane produced from food waste, and the emissions are 80% less than a comparable diesel engine. They also serve central London with a fleet of 33 electric vehicles.

As part of their company-wide transformation programme, Hermes is now looking to hire an ESG Manager to support the Head of ESG with the development and delivery of Hermes' environment and sustainability strategy and the consolidation of the overall ESG message in line with business objectives.

As the ESG Manager, you will be accountable for:

  • Working directly with the Head of ESG to grow and implement the ESG Strategy across the business.

  • Continuously monitoring best practice ESG reporting to drive their ESG Data Strategy forward.

  • Client reporting around ESG ethics and sustainability.

  • Analysing data and making recommendations for reporting frameworks and working alongside areas of the business to bring around improvements for the ESG data reporting.

The ESG Manager reports directly into the Head of ESG and will be an integral part of the team when launching the new strategies, and will heavily involved in the future growth and development of the team and strategy.

To be a successful ESG Manager, you will have:

  • A Sustainability or data driven background.

  • Strong management of KPI and data reporting.

  • Ability and confidence speaking to internal and external stakeholders of any level.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

If you are a passionate sustainability professional with a strong background within ESG reporting, eager to move into a business where you can be part of the strategy formulation and drive whilst continuing to develop your own personal growth; this could be the opportunity for you.

If you're interested in becoming Hermes' new ESG Manager, please send your CV and cover letter to Samantha Calvey via samantha.calvey@acre.com.

All applicants must have the right to work in the UK.

All flexible working requirements considered.