Website Waste Management

Location: Remote in the U.S.

Overview

WM, a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

The ESG Disclosure Manager supports Waste Management’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)  reporting efforts and our full corporate sustainability improvement efforts across the company.

Responsibilities

  • Establishes and maintains relationships with stakeholders across the company to explore opportunities to develop and execute plans for improving WM’s ESG performance, from data collection to verification.
  • Supports the completion of WM’s reporting efforts, including company reports, such as the annual sustainability report, and ESG frameworks, such as SASB, CDP, S&P Globals CSA, EcoVadis, and other reports as identified.  Assess for areas of improvement for continuous improvement in our reporting.
  • Prepares ongoing benchmarking research to ensure that WM’s maintains its leadership role in sustainability.
  • Prepares presentations and economic business justification studies related to the opportunities to improve WM’s ESG performance.
  • Prepares presentations, studies/reports, and white papers on ESG topics for use by internal and external stakeholders to communicate specific topics, projects, and programs.
  • Develops expertise in topics as assigned to become the sustainability SME in multiple technical areas, providing support to internal stakeholders upon request.
  • Develops and maintains internal data management and SharePoint sites that serve the sustainability team, and the entire company.
  • Establishes and maintains subject matter expertise relevant to WM operations and sustainability goals, especially in areas of Climate Impact and Circularity.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree (accredited) in Sustainability, Environmental Science, , Data Science, or related field, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 5 years of relevant experience.
    • Master’s degree in Sustainability, Environmental Science, Data Science, or related field preferred.
  • Experience: Five (5) years of relevant work experience (in addition to education requirement).

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) training a plus.
  • Greenhouse Gas Protocol training a plus.

Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

  • Project Management / Strategy / Consulting / Professional Services
  • SharePoint, Excel, PowerPoint, and other computer software expertise
  • Knowledge of how a greenhouse gas inventory is developed and verified, and understanding of scopes 1, 2, 3 and supply chain emissions.
  • Knowledge in Climate Disclosure standards (i.e. SEC, CDP, TCFD), and ESG Rating agencies format and data verification process.

To apply for this job please visit careers.wm.com.