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Role Purpose:

This position will be under Group Sustainability team to work closely with ASW Asian business units’ (BUs) local Sustainability Committees to guide them on developing and implementing long-term strategy and plans aligned with ASW Group Sustainability roadmap. The talent will monitor progress against their goals and Group’s, and to provide appropriate training and support where required. 

 

A typical day in this Role:

  • Conducting environmental and social market research, including reviews on existing legislation in ASW markets, to help ensure ASW Sustainability strategy is up-to-date
  • Supporting the review of data accuracy submitted by ASW business units during internal ESG reporting cycles, and guiding the business units where needed
  • Supporting the submission of key metrics to organisations joined by ASW Group, such as the New Plastic Economy and the Roundtable for Sustainable Palm Oil
  • Supporting the preparation of ESG metrics provided to ASW’s holding, CK Hutchison, for the HK Stock exchange

 

This job is a good fit for You if:

  • You are a STABILISER.  You’re methodical, careful and disciplined. You believe it’s important to follow a structured process  and like structure in your work.
  • You are a BIG PICTURE THINKER.  You are a big fan of brainstorming and collaborative idea generation. You stay up to date on trends and are always open to new possibilities.
  • You are an INNOVATOR.  You will not be constrained by the past, instead viewing challenges as opportunities to change direction and explore what's ‘new and different’.
  • You are an INQUIRER.  You often ask “Why?” and quickly look for patterns to move forward with solutions. You tend to be less traditional and more willing to try new things.
  • You are a CONNECTOR. You forge deep relationships beyond networking or teamwork. You will find ways to avoid confrontation by employing skillful collaboration.
  • You are self-motivated and have strong communication skills
  • You are a good team player

Success will depend on:

  • Holding a Bachelor degree in Sustainability and/or Business, with 10 years work experience in driving sustainability change in multi-national companies. Candidate with Master degree will be an advantage.
  • Having strong organisational skills with the ability to plan and prioritise tasks to ensure best use of resources
  • Having a sound knowledge of the HKEx and TCFD reporting frameworks, the circular economy and the science-based targets for greenhouse gas emissions
  • Ability to facilitate and manage sustainability innovations and projects, animate internal working groups
  • You are a good communicator in both written and spoken English

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. The information provided will be treated in strict confidence and be used only for consideration of your application for relevant/ similar posts within the A.S. Watson Group.

Location

Watson House,1-5 Wo Liu Hang Road,Hong Kong,Fo Tan NT Hong Kong

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