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Lead- Global Sustainability

Lead- Global Sustainability

Dormer Pramet is growing rapidly, and we are now looking for an accomplished and visionary leader to join our team as the Lead- Global Sustainability . In this pivotal role, you will drive our commitment to sustainability, guiding our company toward ethical practices, environmental responsibility, and positive social impact.

Interested to join our growing and agile team?

About us

Dormer Pramet is a global manufacturer and supplier of tools for the metal cutting industry, and we have a truly international presence with three production units and sales offices in 20 countries. Our skills and products solve engineering challenges across many industry sectors – including maintenance and repair operations, as well as general engineering through to heavy machining, railway and airframe assembly. Customer Focus, Innovation, Fair Play and Passion to Win are our values that build the foundation of our brand and company. At Dormer Pramet, our purpose is to build on the company’s heritage and success to innovate our way into the future. By keeping a long-term focus in everything we do, we can support our ambitions to grow manufacturing and prosperity for all. This brings jobs, with opportunities for both growth and security. It is what we care for, and what makes us go that extra mile!

We share our deep knowledge and experience to build great relationships, not just with industry partners, but with employees and the community. We focus on improving the environment we work in and believe that everyone should feel empowered to deliver success. In return, we promise a rewarding career with flexible working options, excellent opportunities for development and progression.

Your Mission

In this role, you will lead and drive the implementation of sustainable practices and initiatives across the organization, fostering a culture of environmental responsibility, social consciousness, and ethical governance. You will ensure that sustainability targets are met and support the management team in infusing sustainability into Dormer Pramet’s overall business strategy and ambition. This role will have no direct reports but wide stakeholders management responsibility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a forward-thinking sustainability strategy that aligns with our company's core values and industry best practices.
  • Lead the development of corporate Sustainability procedures and guidelines, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and industry standards, through collaboration with stakeholders
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate sustainability considerations into business operations, products, and services.
  • Lead efforts to reduce environmental impact, promote resource efficiency, and identify opportunities for innovation.
  • Infuse best demonstrated practices into the organization and drive their implementation
  • Engage with internal and external partners to drive sustainability initiatives, partnerships, and community engagement.
  • Stay current with emerging trends, regulations, and best practices in sustainability to ensure our company's practices remain cutting-edge.
  • Educate and inspire employees at all levels about the importance of sustainability and their role in achieving our goals.

Your Profile

To succeed in this role, you have experience in driving sustainability efforts with specific results as well as working at a senior level within the sustainability area. You have in-depth knowledge of sustainability frameworks (e.g., GRI, SASB, UN SDGs) and proven experience implementing sustainable practices. You have knowledge and experience of GHG Protocol emissions, emissions management, Net Zero programs and SBTI targets.

Since we are a global business, we value your experience in managing virtual teams where stakeholders are located in multiple countries and timezones. We are looking for someone with a bachelor’s degree in environmental science, sustainability, engineering, or related field with a minimum of 7 years of documented working experience in driving and leading sustainability efforts in multinational organizations.

In addition, we are searching for someone who has a visionary mindset, with a demonstrated ability to drive change and influence at an organizational level results-oriented project management capabilities, able to lead and execute effectively with capacity to translate big ideas into action, is a driver and easily can adapt to our agile and fast changing environment. You have excellent communication, leadership, and collaboration skills and a demonstrated ability to drive change, implement initiatives, and influence at all organizational levels. Experience with regenerative or circular solutions advantageous but not pre-requisite

Location for this position is home-office in either India, Thailand, Slovakia, Poland or Czech Republic.

This position will report to the Global Head of Sustainability and QEHS , Dormer Pramet.


Send your application no later than September 21, 2023

Sandvik is a global high-tech engineering group offering solutions that enhance productivity, profitability and sustainability for the manufacturing, mining and infrastructure industries. We are at the forefront of digitalization and focus on optimizing our customers’ processes. Our world-leading offering includes equipment, tools, services and digital solutions for machining, mining, rock excavation and rock processing as well as advanced materials. In 2021 the Group had approximately 44,000 employees and revenues of about 99 billion SEK in about 150 countries.

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