Manager of Conservation Programs for the Industries & Services sector - Paris

short term contract
Paris, France
Agriculture
Partial remote possible
7 yrs of exp.
Posted on 02-14-2022
Start : juin 2022
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PUR Projet

Leader in supply chain sustainability. We work with local communities to develop regenerative agriculture, agroforestry, forest conservation and landscape restoration projects worldwide.

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Senior Program Industry & Service

Based in Paris (11th)

Full time position - Maternity Cover

From June 2022 to January 2023

ABOUT

PUR Projet is a global leader in supply chain sustainability. We develop socio-environmental projects within the supply chains of our Corporate Partners. Through the economic and social empowerment of local communities and the introduction of sustainable development initiatives at the agricultural level, PUR Projet seeks to address climate change, while regenerating and preserving the ecosystems upon which these supply chains depend. Many of PUR Projet’s projects fall within the categories of insetting, regenerative agriculture, agroforestry, forest conservation and landscape restoration. PUR Projet is a B Corp Company which employs over 110 people and a presence in 10 countries.

www.purprojet.com

PUR Projet Is Recruiting a Senior Program Manager To Lead The Industry & Service Team

As part of the Program’s team working with the Industry & Service sector, the successful candidate will report to the European director and be the lead industry contacts for PUR Projet corporate partners based in Europe.

Key responsibilities will include:

Program Management : maintaining positive dialogue with key corporate partners, supporting the team in providing expected deliverables around impact monitoring and contractual agreements, monitoring budgets and facilitating access to Industry frameworks

Business Development : implement the growth strategy for specific geographies, clients, and service offerings as a primary focus; develop proposals for new and existing clients; design project concepts meeting industry needs and targets for climate

Team Management : management of the team (4 people) , anticipating and leading additional recruitments and onboarding new team members

Sector Knowledge : conducting research and reviewing Industry standards and certifications, sectoral initiatives, national and international policies, supply chains trends, environmental tools and mechanisms

As a key member of the Industry & Service team, you will design and implement the business development strategy.

You have demonstrated excellent commercial and sustainable project management skills in consulting firms or in the Industry & Service sector,

You are passionate about ecosystems protection and social issues, and you want to have a strong impact,

this position is for you!

Profile

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • Minimum 7 years work experience in development and management of international development projects, preferably familiarity with the Industry and Service sector and business development experience
  • You have a strong knowledge of sustainability and the voluntary carbon market
  • You have strong skills in business development
  • Master Degree or equivalent experience in relevant fields including but not limited to sustainability, agriculture or international development; academic experience related to regenerative practices seen as a plus
  • Any experience related to carbon, restoration projects, climate, agroforestry, social and environmental policy and corporate social responsibility will be seen as an asset
  • Professional fluency in English and French. Spanish would be an asset.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint