Kingfisher Information Technology Services (UK) Lt Corporate Centre in London, United Kingdom
We’re Kingfisher. You might know us as B&Q, Screwfix, Castorama, Brico Depot or Koçtaş. We’re made up of over 78,000 passionate people, call over 1,300 stores home and operate in 8 countries. That’s right, we’re big, but we have ambitions to become even bigger and even better. We want to become the leading home improvement company and grow the largest community of home improvers in the world. And that’s where you come in.
At Kingfisher our customers come from all walks of life, and so do we. We want to ensure that all colleagues, future colleagues, and applicants to Kingfisher are treated equally regardless of age, gender, marital or civil partnership status, colour, ethnic or national origin, culture, religious belief, philosophical belief, political opinion, disability, gender identity, gender expression or sexual orientation.
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We advocate the benefits of a flexible and hybrid working environment, recognising that this means different things, to different people, in different roles. Want to apply as a job share or propose a way of working that isn’t the traditional 9am – 5.30pm, Monday through to Friday? We’re all ears!
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced sustainability professional to join our Group Responsible Business team as our Group Climate & Nature Manager. You will develop and guide the delivery of Kingfisher’s group climate change and nature commitments. Join us in making a truly positive impact for society so that all our homes, our communities, our forests, and our planet can flourish.
Lead the development of Kingfisher’s group climate change commitments and policies and support the successful translation of commitments and policies into Group functions’ and retail banners’ plans.
Own the development of Kingfisher’s Group-wide Climate Transition Plan and ongoing use of climate- and nature-related financial scenario modelling and analysis in partnership with key third-party advisers.
Develop Kingfisher’s approach to identifying and assessing climate risks and opportunities in line with the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) in collaboration with key Group functions (e.g., risk, financial planning), and work with colleagues to ensure annual reporting meets TCFD requirements.
In partnership with Kingfisher’s timber and forestry experts, you’ll manage the development of the group’s Forest Positive commitments and support the translation of actions, commitments and compliance requirements into group functions’ and retail banners’ plans.
Skills & experience:
Deep technical knowledge and experience of energy, carbon accounting and modelling, emissions calculations, including knowledge of the GHG protocol.
Experience working on climate change and nature agendas in a corporate setting, including the development of climate reduction targets, climate transition planning and delivery against wider climate change and nature commitments.
Knowledge of scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions, and experience working with cross-functional teams towards a goal of reducing energy and emissions within direct and indirect operations
Keen interest and passion for emerging nature, biodiversity, and related human rights issues. Knowledge of certification schemes and industry standards such as FSC, PEFC, TNFD, SBTN a bonus
Ability to closely partner and manage internal & external relationships at all levels including executives, with the skill to bring people with competing agenda’s together towards a common goal.
In return, we offer an inclusive environment, where what you can achieve is limited only by your imagination! We encourage new ideas, actively support experimentation, and strive to build an environment where everyone can be their best self.
We’re adopting a hybrid approach with some office and some home working, on average 40-60% in the office. Your office location? This person will be UK based with our Head Office in Paddington, or we could explore the option of being based in one of our other retail banners head offices in Southampton or Yeovil.
We also offer a competitive benefits package and plenty of opportunities to stretch and grow your career.
Interested? Great, apply now and help us to Power the Possible.
Entity: Corporate Centre
External Company URL: https://www.kingfisher.com/
Street: 1 Paddington Square
Hours Per Week: 36.25