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Sustainability Manager - Mottainai Recycling HND / BA / BSc Job

2023-08-28 11:37   Administrative / Management   Lagos   69 views
Job Details

Location: Ibadan, Oyo

Employment Type: Full-time

Department: Corporate Sustainability and Partnerships

Reports To: Chief Sustainability Officer

Role Overview

As the Sustainability Manager at Mottainai Recycling, you will play a pivotal role in translating our company's commitment to sustainability into actionable strategies and practices. Y

our role involves collaborating across various functions to embed sustainable practices into our operations, while ensuring compliance with industry standards.

By spearheading these efforts, you will be a driving force behind Mottainai Recycling's dedication to environmental stewardship, including crafting sustainability reporting, leading community initiatives, and ensuring alignment with GRI standards.


Develop and execute the company's comprehensive sustainability strategy, encompassing both short-term and long-term goals.

Collaborate seamlessly with cross-functional teams to infuse sustainability practices into daily operations, supply chain management, and product development.

Lead and manage our recycling company, ensuring operational efficiency and alignment with sustainability objectives.

Oversee the development and execution of consulting services in the field of sustainability, driving client engagement and growth.

Craft comprehensive sustainability reports, adhering to GRI standards, to transparently communicate our progress and impact.

Spearhead community-led initiatives, engaging stakeholders and fostering partnerships that amplify our sustainability goals.

Conduct periodic assessments of our environmental footprint, offering data-driven insights and suggesting improvement strategies.

Ensure adherence to pertinent environmental regulations and industry benchmarks, maintaining our commitment to ethical practices.

Identify, initiate, and oversee initiatives aimed at waste reduction, resource optimization, and energy efficiency.

Regularly monitor and report on sustainability metrics, highlighting progress and areas for enhancement.

Lead internal training programs and awareness initiatives, inspiring employees at all levels to embrace sustainability.

Stay informed about advancements in sustainable technologies, industry best practices, and emerging trends to continually elevate our efforts.

Cultivate and maintain meaningful relationships with external sustainability partners, industry networks, and stakeholders.

Required Skills and Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Sustainability, Engineering, or a related field; Master's degree preferred.

Proven experience (5+ years) in sustainability management, environmental compliance, or a related role, ideally within the waste management or related industry

Profound knowledge of sustainable business practices, circular economy principles, and environmental regulations.

Exceptional project management acumen, enabling you to effectively prioritize and execute multiple initiatives

Sharp analytical abilities to interpret environmental data and guide informed decision-making.

Outstanding communication skills, adept at conveying intricate sustainability concepts to diverse audiences.

Familiarity with environmental impact assessment tools and sustainability reporting frameworks, particularly GRI standards.

Collaborative spirit, capable of influencing cross-functional teams and driving transformative change across the organization.

A fervent passion for environmental sustainability and a resolute drive to inspire eco-friendly practices

Prior experience working within corporate sustainability contexts and a nuanced understanding of partnership dynamics.

Application Closing Date

4th September, 2023.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and a Cover Letter detailing your relevant experience and explaining your motivation to contribute to Mottainai Recycling's sustainability mission to: hr@mottainai.africa using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


Mottainai Recycling is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from candidates of all backgrounds.

We appreciate all applicants for their interest in the position, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Company Description
Mottainai Recycling is a pioneering leader in sustainable waste management, dedicated to redefining environmental stewardship through innovative solutions. With a commitment to reducing waste, promoting circular economy principles, and fostering meaningful partnerships, we are shaping a greener future for our planet. We are currently seeking a passionate and accomplished Partnership Alliance Director to join our dynamic team and lead our efforts in driving sustainability initiatives and forging strategic collaborations.