Senior Manager, ESG / CSR

02 Nov, 2022

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Senior Manager, ESG / CSR

Apex Systems
San Diego, CA

Apex Systems has an opening for a Senior Manager of ESG to support one of our top finance clients!

Please read the description below and send your qualified resume to Chloe Dworak to be considered: cdworak@apexsystems.com

About Us:

We are more than a specialty finance company providing debt recovery solutions for consumers. We are a global team of over 4,000 employees whose daily mission is to empower consumers to begin their path towards financial recovery and build a better life for themselves and their families. We know that the only way to support this mission is by hiring exceptional people who bring a diversity of ideas, a collaborative spirit, and a passion for attaining breakthrough results. If you are results-driven, have a passion for helping others, and thrive in an innovative environment, this might be the right place for you!

About the Role:

As Sr. Manager of Global Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) and Community Impact, this role will be responsible for setting, managing, and overseeing the execution of our ESG and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategies globally. In alignment with broader business goals and the company’s Mission, Vision and Values, they will be responsible for developing measurable programs across that advance the company’s ESG and CSR goals.

As the organization’s ESG lead, this role will be responsible for setting and measuring the company’s commitments to specific standards, overseeing the gathering and reporting of key metrics and performance against stated commitments, serving as an advisor to functions across the business to ensure alignment to goals and achieving them, overseeing the creation and distribution of our annual ESG report, and counseling key internal partners on ways to further engrain ESG best practices across the business.

This role will also serve as the organization’s CSR lead, working with regional partners across the company to inform, define and execute against the company’s community impact, volunteering and charitable activities and commitments. This includes designing the global CSR strategy, nurturing strong external relationships with strategic partners, and leading the roll out of CSR principles across our various regions.

As a leader within the Global Corporate Communications team, this role will work closely with team members across the Americas, Europe and Asia to build and protect our brand reputation and progress its commitment to strong storytelling. This position reports directly to the Sr. Director of Global Corporate Communications.

Key Responsibilities:

• Serve as a global lead for ESG and CSR, setting the company’s strategy for each respective area and coordinating with key leaders and teams to support execution against stated goals

• Oversee the external reporting of our ESG and community impact commitments and performance, including the creation and distribution of the company’s annual ESG report and related disclosures and policies

• Work closely with Corporate Communications team members to gain awareness for the company’s efforts, both internally and externally

• Serve as an advisor on ESG and CSR best practices to key business leaders across the organization, and lead efforts to elevate ESG and CSR acumen across the company

• Facilitate and manage Executive Steering Committees for ESG and CSR that bring key leaders together from across the business to inform and decide on critical actions

• Inform and help develop ESG- and/or CSR-related thought leadership and executive visibility initiatives

• Engage a broad group of key business leaders on all aspects of CSR to ensure us and our subsidiaries are committing to consistent principles and ways of measuring efforts

• Manage the organization’s donation matching and volunteer paid-time-off programs, including oversight and planning of companywide volunteer events, community education programs and the company’s annual Global Volunteer Day

• Identify opportunities for external partnerships and engagement to strengthen ESG and community impact

• Serve as the day-to-day manager of external partners supporting ESG and CSR activities

Required:

• Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and 5-8 years of direct ESG and community impact experience

• Demonstrated ability to lead and collaborate with multi-functional, cross-geography teams to accomplish goals

• Strong ESG subject matter expertise, including familiarity with standards and reporting frameworks (e.g., SASB, TCFD), with demonstrated ability to design and manage global ESG reporting and programs

• Strong social impact and CSR expertise, with experience developing and maintaining global programs with measurable outcomes

• Demonstrated ability in leading cross-functional, global teams to develop and maintain strategies and associated programs/initiatives

• Comfortable with ambiguity and the need to make decisions in a rapidly changing environment

• Confidence in educating, advising and leading C-suite level executives on all aspects of ESG and CSR

What We Offer

We understand the important balance between work and life, fun and professionalism, and corporation verse community. We strive to support your career aspirations and provide the benefits you need to live a more fulfilling life.

Our compensation and benefits programs were created with an ‘Employee-First Approach’ focused on supporting, developing, and recognizing YOU. We offer a wide array of wellness and mental health initiatives, support volunteerism, and environmental efforts, encourage employee education through leadership training, skill-building, and tuition reimbursements, and always strive to provide promotion opportunities from within.

All these things are just a small way to show our employees that we recognize their value, we understand what is important to them, and we reward their contributions.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application and/or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.

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Job posted: 2022-11-02