International Programme Manager, Sustainable Business Models at Business in the Community

We are seeking an experienced Programme Manager, who has an in-depth knowledge of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Knowledge of the sustainability agenda and global mega trends.

Business in the Community is a business-led charity committed to shaping a new contract between business and society.  The International Campaign has 4 strategic themes. The role of this post holder is to grow and develop one of these key strategic themes, that being Sustainable Business Models.

This role is about inspiring business to action, through generating awareness and understanding of sustainable business models, as well as promoting the role of business in addressing the sustainable agenda, through their international value chain.

The post holder’s main responsibilities will include;

  • Building the business case for action on sustainability and for sustainable business models;
  • Responding to the UN SDGs; 
  • Building awareness and understanding of the changing world context;
  • Promoting the role of business in addressing the sustainable agenda through their international value chain and identifying, analysing and communicating sustainable business model examples which will inspire others to take action.

You will have experience of working with business on the UN Guiding Principles and human rights, knowledge and in depth understanding of developing a sustainable business model and a significant understanding of corporate responsibility, sustainability and the positive role of business.

Job title: International Programme Manager, Sustainable Business Models

Location: London

Salary: circa £32,000 per annum

Contract: Full time, permanent

Closing date: 15 April 2015