SUSTAINABILITY AND INNOVATION MANAGER

Location
Stockholm (SE)
Posted
05 Oct 2022
Closes
20 Oct 2022
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

TIGER OF SWEDEN IS LOOKING FOR A SUSTAINABILITY AND INNOVATION MANAGER - MATERNITY COVER

As Sustainability and Innovation manager, you will lead our Corporate Social Responsibility engagements and take responsibility for sustainability and innovation projects.

Sustainability

  • Own strategies & processes for sustainability, CSR and chemicals and proactively develop improvements
  • Assess risk and work with due diligence on Human Rights and sourcing footprint
  • Ensure that our suppliers adhere to our Code of Conduct (BSCI AMFORI)
  • Stay up to date on trends and the latest news when it comes to CSR-related issues
  • Set the targets of sustainability on products for the season.
  • Drive and update TOS preferred fibre tool
  • Follow up on certifications, audits, chemical procedures, and working routines for TOS
  • Stay updated on any new legislation and regulations
  • Update, educate and inspire employees, agents and suppliers about the CSR work at TOS
  • Have an overview of the signed RSL (Restricted Substances List) and COC (Code of Conduct) and be informed about the signing progress
  • Take responsibility for making sure that all own Retail are updated on the REACH legislation

Innovation

  • Drive innovation projects for better fibres, materials, and production methods
  • Be updated on trends for better fibres, materials, and production methods
  • Define what circularity could mean for TOS
  • Be part of and contribute to the Swedish Wool Project via Vinnoa. The project runs until Dec 2023

Knowledge and experience

  • 4-5 years of relevant experience in leading sustainability implementations in the apparel industry
  • Degree in textiles and/or sustainability
  • Excellent language skills - fluent English is required
  • Good understanding and knowledge of Excel and statistics

Personal Skills

  • An energetic motivator with a passion for sustainability and innovation
  • Strong communication skills, analytical, structured, and responsible