Sustainability Program Coordinator

<strong>We&rsquo;re a naan traditional company&hellip;<br /><br />Working at FGF Brands, there is never a dull moment! As a successful company that is continually growing there is always challenging yet rewarding work to be a part of.&nbsp;We have an&nbsp;<em>entrepreneurial&nbsp;</em>spirit which encourages all our team members to use their own&nbsp;<em>creativity</em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>out of the box</em>&nbsp;thinking to come up with solutions and new ideas.</strong>

Greater Toronto Area, ON


<p><strong>A Bakery That Runs Like A Startup</strong></p> <p><strong>We&rsquo;re not your average bakery. We&rsquo;re a team of passionate thinkers and doers that are challenging the idea of what a bakery can be. We operate like a startup, powered by creativity and a &lsquo;roll up your sleeves&rsquo; mentality, to give our customers the best possible product. Our offices are just like our thinking, open and modern. Our manufacturing facilities are state-of- the-art. We expect unconventional solutions from our team members, so we give them creative spaces to inspire and collaborate.</strong></p>

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Full Time

Overview: <br /> <p>Let&rsquo;s be frank. FGF is not for everybody. Our culture is unique. We dive headfirst into the unknown. If you&rsquo;re fun-loving, talented, and fearless, we&rsquo;re for you.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><u>What FGF Offers:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Disruptive and a naan-traditional mindset</li> <li>An inclusive and dynamic culture</li> <li>Accelerated career progression</li> <li>Commitment to learning and development</li> <li>Opportunity to be impactful</li> <li>Competitive compensation</li> </ul> <h1 class="profile-card-title with-subtitle" title="Sustainability Program Coordinator">&nbsp;</h1> <p>FGF is seeking a Sustainability Program Coordinator to join our growing, energetic, and passionate team to help lead the charge in making FGF one of the most sustainable bakeries in the world.</p> <p>It&rsquo;s an exciting time to join the Sustainability Team at FGF. In 2020, we launched FGF&rsquo;s Sustainability Program and declared our commitment to improving our environmental impact through ambitious targets. As a company, we are working towards becoming zero-waste, carbon-neutral, and reducing our water consumption by 40%, this means we have a lot of exciting projects in motion. We understand that sustainability is an ever-changing landscape and therefore ensure that all members of the Sustainability Team have time to research new ideas to drive innovation within our company to help meet our goals.</p>
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>Manage and monitor the implementation of projects to reduce carbon, energy, waste, and water</li> <li>Source and manage data related to carbon, energy, waste, and water</li> <li>Perform and summarize internal sustainability and waste audits</li> <li>Prepare reports summarizing environmental issues and deficiencies and associated corrective and preventative measures</li> <li>Create and issue training documents to Team Members</li> <li>Support in implementing strategic sustainability initiatives</li> <li>Continuously research new sustainable technologies and methodologies that may make FGF operations more sustainable</li> <li>Provide technical expertise related to sustainability to line managers and Team Members</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <p><strong><u>Required Experience:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>1-3 years experience in the sustainability sector</li> <li>University degree in a related field</li> <li>Must have strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office</li> <li>Prior experience with the GHG Protocol is an asset</li> <li>Prior experience with waste management is an asset</li> <li>Prior experience with water conservation is an asset</li> <li>Prior experience with sustainable packaging is an asset</li> </ul> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><em><br /></em>Skills/Attributes:</strong></span></p> <ul> <li>Ability to work effectively in high demand, fast-paced environment</li> <li>Excellent organizational/Project Management skills</li> <li>Excellent research capabilities</li> <li>Passion for the Environment</li> <li>Demonstrate an aptitude for continuous learning and innovative thinking</li> <li>Must be able to travel to other sites within the GTA.</li> </ul> <p><strong><u><br />Core Competencies:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>Customer and Product Centricity -</strong>&nbsp;Responds to the needs of both internal and external customers in a timely and courteous manner, showing a sense of urgency; always keeping our products front and centre.</li> <li><strong>Flexibility, Agility, Adaptability -</strong>&nbsp;Adapts to changes; changes strategy in response to new information; responds appropriately and quickly without having all parameters defined; demonstrates tolerance for speed and uncertainty.</li> <li><strong>Teamwork and Collaboration -</strong>&nbsp;Uses appropriate interpersonal styles and methods of communication to gain agreement or acceptance of a plan or activity. Is effective in building constructive relationships; uses tact; interacts with others in an open, friendly manner, encourages collaboration.</li> <li><strong>Passion for Excellence</strong>&nbsp;&ndash; Always looks for ways to improve effectiveness or efficiency, making recommendations to increase productivity in quality of work; develops innovative solutions, challenges the status quo. To be the best, never compromising.</li> <li><strong>Drives Execution</strong>&nbsp;- Takes risks, learns from their mistakes, builds trust, and is a role model to others. Has a &ldquo;hands-on&rdquo; style; is aggressive in achieving desired results.</li> </ul>