Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with internationally recognised brands including Salomon, Arc’teryx, Peak Performance, Atomic and Wilson. The company’s technically-advanced sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group’s business is balanced by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major markets.

POSITION TITLE: Sustainability Specialist, Logistic (m/f/d)
LOCATION: Garching near Munich / Germany or Altenmarkt im Pongau / Austria

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
As a Sustainability Specialist for Logistic, you will contribute to ESG (Environmental Social Governance) management in line with Amer Sports Group and brands objectives to:
• Develop a sustainable strategy for our Distribution and Transportation (D&T) activities: set clear targets, strategies and action plans
• Transfer Amer ESG strategy into daily business in the logistics environment
• Enhance data transparency regarding sustainability
• Educate & train D&T teams on sustainable matters


MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
Support to develop ESG Strategy for Distribution & Transportation:
• Contribute to develop sustainable framework and strategy for Distribution and & Transportation.
• Propose ESG actions to implement, based on the GLEC standards (Global Logistics Emission Council).
• Monitor ESG action plans regarding systems and processes of our logistics teams, including call for tenders, decision-making process and selection of providers.
• Drive action plans on sustainable management for Amer Sports D&T: waste reduction, energy efficiency, water consumption, safety, ethics, code of conduct.
• Work closely with our brands and sourcing team on sustainable packaging solutions for deliveries.

Provide teams with ESG data and KPIs:
• Choose and implement needed traceability tools.
• Communicate internally and monitor KPIs.
• Contribute to data collection of CO2 emissions, energy consumption and waste consumption for our logistics activities, in close relationship with Data Analytics, Warehousing and Transportation teams.

ESG Training and Audits:
• Training of logistics staff on sustainable matters and tools related to ESG.
• Coordinate audits such as social audits of our own warehouses and external logistics providers

Internal communication and training:
• As a member of the ESG community of Amer Sports: coordinate actions with internal sustainability managers of the Group and cooperate with external key players (consultancy agencies and logistics providers).

This position requires to travel approximately 20% of your working time, mainly in Europe.


REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:
• Good Knowledge of existing standards and company strategies in sustainability/ESG (Environmental Social Governance)
• Analytical skills, Ability to work with data
• Ability to see the full picture
• Good command of Pack Office
• Fast learner
• Change management
• Creativity
• Good communication, interpersonal skills
• Ability to drive meetings efficiently and to follow up action plans


YOUR PROFILE:
• This position is open for young graduates with a personal interest in sustainability topics.
• It is also an opportunity to prepare a bachelor’s or a master’s thesis on ESG/Sustainability topics in logistics.
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in business administration or logistics/supply chain, with specific focus on Sustainability/ESG or,
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in sustainability, environmental science, environmental studies, natural resources or a similar field.

 
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
• An interesting role in an exciting industry
• Career progression and training opportunities
• The opportunity for independent and self-reliant work
• A friendly and vibrant working environment in a dynamic and international team
• Possibility to work from home 2 days a week

Please submit your application online.
When making the application, please state your salary expectation related to this role.