Are you a dynamic hands-on leader with a drive to systematically scale sustainability in international food markets?
The Rainforest Alliance is an international non-profit organization at the intersection of business, agriculture, and forests with the mission to make sustainable land use and responsible business practice the new norm. In 2018 the Rainforest Alliance merged with UTZ, a global program and label for sustainable farming, leading to an impactful organization with 450 staff in now more than 14 countries and actively working with local communities in over 70 countries. We bring together diverse stakeholders to address some of the most pressing social and environmental challenges of today.
The Rainforest Alliance has a unique position for a proactive leader in charge of market development and stakeholder outreach with the opportunity to drive and scale sustainability impact in the dynamic DACH market.
You create and implement the market strategy in the DACH region as part of the global core market development goals. Your principal aim is to facilitate and enhance the demand for Rainforest Alliance certified products by managing key markets and stakeholder relations. You identify business potential for new and existing accounts and lead the DACH region markets transformation team. You have an eye for business development opportunities and you implement cross departmental initiatives collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders. You have a passion for sustainability and can assess and monitor advocacy opportunities and developments in the core markets. This position entails an attractive range of challenging tasks in a dynamic international work environment for the important DACH market, with the potential to achieve both significant sustainable development at scale and commercial success.
Commensurate with experience.
Our passion for sustainability connects us as a global team and together with stakeholders we drive positive change towards more sustainable practices in both local and global agricultural markets.
Deep expertise, a clear vision plus intensive cooperation with businesses, governments and NGO’s, make the Rainforest Alliance a globally effective and impactful organization.
This is your opportunity to contribute to sustainability in major global markets!
Please send your application (max. 1 page motivation, max. 2 page resume) before 14 May 2019 23:00 CET to email@example.com, mentioning ‘DACH Lead’ in the subject line. First round interviews will take place 23 and 24 May.
Please feel free to contact Sustainability Works, Annelies Pijnenburg for more information: +31646680191 or firstname.lastname@example.org.