Website BSR

Location: New York, NY; San Francisco, CA; Remote in the USA

Overview

The Manager, Consumer Sectors, works collaboratively across BSR, with an emphasis on Consumer Sectors, including Food, Beverage and Agriculture; Consumer Products; and Healthcare, on a range of consulting and member services.  Managers can expect a focus on Supply Chain and Sustainability Management project work (strategy, corporate governance, stakeholder engagement, and sustainability reporting) among other focus areas. The position ensures exceptional project execution and high-quality engagement with BSR member companies and other partners. We are particularly interested in experience in sustainable sourcing or healthcare.

Managers work collaboratively across BSR’s industry and practice teams on a range of consulting, grant-funded projects, and collaborative initiatives. Managers ensure exceptional project execution and high-quality engagement with BSR member companies and other partners.   

  • Project Management and Implementation: Assume responsibility for implementing consulting and grant-funded projects, which includes overseeing project scope, timeline, deliverable quality and budget; managing clients and project teams; providing subject matter expertise; conducting primary research, including leading stakeholder interviews; utilizing tools; and presenting at and facilitating client meetings.
  • Member and Client Management: Maintain day-to-day client relationships; oversee member relationships; and support member recruitment and business development.​
  • Team management: Lead project teams to effectively execute project objectives, outcomes, and impacts; establish the standards by which the project will be guided, including managing senior team members; and support team members’ learning and skills development.​

About BSR

BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 300 member companies to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit www.bsr.org for more information about BSR’s more than 25 years of leadership in sustainability. 

We are proud to say that we have a team of some of the most talented and motivated people working on sustainability in our global offices in Singapore, Copenhagen, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Shanghai, and Tokyo. 

Qualifications

  • Relevant professional experience from a top-tier consulting firm, NGO, or similar role in a consumer-facing company.
  • Proven track record of success in working with business in a client/customer-facing position. Well-developed interpersonal skills for high-level interaction with members and other companies.
  • Experience managing multiple, disparate projects simultaneously.
  • High degree of fluency in English, with fluency in a second language a plus.
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills. Strong organizational skills.
  • Willingness to undertake up to 15% business travel post COVID-19.
  • High ethical standards and commitment to BSR core values of leadership, respect, and integrity.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation.

To apply for this job please visit boards.greenhouse.io.