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Director, Sustainability Engagement

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Microsoft is recruiting for a Director, Sustainability Engagement.

Responsibilities

Role and Responsibilities

  • Establish a communication framework to educate and build awareness of sustainability internally and across the supplier/partner/customer network, of Microsoft’s continued impact and leadership towards a circular economy
  • Identify critical risks to deployment of a standardized sustainability framework, recommend, develop and implement solutions to mitigate those risks
  • Partner with all applicable cloud sustainability pillars; data science, product development, operations, and engineering to ensure best-in-class, accurate and timely solution delivery and communications
  • Be proactive in identifying continuous improvement opportunities and act as a leader to drive resulting initiatives

Qualifications

Preferred Skills, Experience, Knowledge

  • Demonstrable program management skills, including ability to direct multiple programs
  • Strong technical and analytical experience in the context of supply chains and sustainability
  • Strong understanding of global manufacturers, distribution partners, and marketplace vendors for cloud IT assets
  • Prior experience in a Microsoft organization in a cross functional role is desirable
  • Strong understanding of circular economy models, and an established network of sustainability practitioners and institutions
  • Ability to work independently when required, and as part of a team
  • Proven ability to work directly with partners and vendors with little supervision
  • Proven ability to write white papers and detailed process documentation
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Ability to think strategically beyond day-to-day execution

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors or equivalent degree qualification in Science, Engineering or Humanities
  • 15+ years combined experience in Program Management, Asset Management, Supply chain processes, Sustainability, Circular economy, Marketing & Sales Communications, and Innovative business processes
  • Demonstrable experience in collaborating across global operations, internal and external partners and vendors, engineering teams and senior leadership.

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

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COMPANY

Microsoft

POSITION

Director, Sustainability Engagement

DATE POSTED

Friday 28th February 2020

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