Location Bath
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive + Relocation
Reference BBBH12478_1616059751

"Making a real difference" underpins both Apetito's commercial and sustainability strategy. Apetito provide nutrition-based food and service solutions to some of the most vulnerable people in society, from nurseries and schools, to homes and hospitals.

Are you looking to work for a business committed to being responsible and sustainable, but currently unable to make key decisions due to red tape and lack of decision maker exposure?

You will have the opportunity to make key strategic decisions, as well as working closely with senior management including the CEO on challenging business strategy.

Your opportunity:

  • Managing the day-to-day decarbonisation programme across apetito

  • Working closely with the HR Director, ensure apetito's ethical & sustainable values are incorporated into and influence the development of HR initiatives

  • Sitting on the Food Policy Group to challenge and provide ethical/sustainable input

  • Delivering the Courtauld 2025 Commitment through internal stakeholders

  • Communicating with key industry stakeholders and represent apetito with influencing organisations, such as WRAP, FDF, CIWF

  • Supporting the development of effective partnerships across the sustainability sector, that bring real value to apetito and its customers

You will have:

  • Strong influencing skills with excellent all-round communication skills who inspires and motivates.

  • The ability to work on cross-functional partnerships and drive change through others

  • A huge passion for ethical and sustainable issues - with experience at similar organisations

  • Empathy with the customers and markets that Apetito serves and the "making a "real" difference mission

  • The ability to both challenge and represent the Company at a senior level

If you are motivated by making tangible impacts in an organisation that works to help society's most vulnerable groups, and have relevant experience and skills, please apply below. If you would like to find out more about the role, get in touch with Liam Goldsworthy via liam.goldsworthy@acre.com.