Principal Sustainability Strategy – Projects

Location: Western Australia Posted Date: August 11, 2018
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Employer Job Id: 782945 Careermine Job Id: 1692868
We are a globally diversified mining and metals company with operations in Australia, South Africa and South America. Headquartered in Perth, Western Australia, securities for [Company] trade on three exchanges, the Australian Securities exchange (ASX), Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people's lives now and for generations to come.

Our people are central to our success and demonstrate our determination to be a best-in-class operator. We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.

The position is to identify, own and deliver strategic, company-wide projects to utilise our land holdings for shared environmental, social and economic value, called 'Intelligent Land Management'.


  • Owns the [Company] Intelligent Land Management Plan
  • Develops and manages specific cross-functional projects to continue progress against the Plan
  • Identifies and manages strategic partners and budgets for delivery against objectives
  • Leads strategic identification process on risks and opportunities
  • Works to embed improved process into Business-As-Usual work
  • Delivers research and analysis to inform Sustainability Strategy, Reporting and disclosure
  • Represents [Company] in specific external groups
  • Tracks progress and oversees Reporting under related company-wide initiatives
  • Provides capacity building and training to internal stakeholders
  • Prepares Papers for the Board on ILM.
  • Provide support to the Manager of Sustainability Strategy for delivery of projects.
  • Works within the frameworks and policies and corporate level documents for the Sustainability function.
  • Takes a leadership role in managing sub-critical projects to support the sustainability strategy, including engagement with teams and managing adherence to corporate deadlines.
  • Promotes awareness of the Sustainability function and builds cross-functional integration through collaboration with other stakeholders.

Technical/Specialist Skills Required:

  • Specific technical knowledge on Biodiversity, Land Management, Social Impact and application in the context of a multi-location, diversified company.
  • Knowledge and proven ability to identify, develop and manage large-scale and regionally important company-wide projects to identify and manage risk, create shared value and continually improve social performance.
  • Knowledge of carbon and biodiversity offsetting and associated financial mechanisms
  • Broad knowledge of international sustainability trends and developments
  • High level of expertise in research and analysis.
  • Exposure to investor community (ESG)
  • Ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders in order to achieve business integration and excellence in project implementation.
  • Highly developed project management skills and ability to prioritise actions that have the largest impact on the business
  • Outstanding influencing and communication skills.
  • Superior peer-to-peer teamwork and collaboration skills, challenges others, manages conflict and facilitates input in the form of ideas, views and expertise.

What does [Company] offer?

  • 26 Weeks paid parental leave and a return to work lump payment
  • Flexible work schemes
  • Superannuation Matching Contributions
  • Education and Career Development
  • Employee Share Plan
  • Competitive Salaries

Why chose us?

We are always seeking people who share our values to join our team. Our people are fundamental to our success. We're focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.

We look forward to receiving your application and exploring this opportunity with you very soon.

Advertised: 09 Aug 2018 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 23 Aug 2018 W. Australia Standard Time

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