Manager Scope 3 decarbonization

Slovakia, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Denmark, France, Turkey, Germany, Liechtenstein, Italy, Austria, Czech Republic, Luxembourg, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom, Hungary
Environmental Social Governance

Veröffentlicht am 22-05-2023

About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are essential to everyday life. We aim to be a clear world leader in materials for clean mobility and recycling and have turned our sustainability approach into an even greater competitive advantage. With ambitions like this, imagine what you could do?


About “Lets’ go for Zero”

Umicore’s “Let’s go for Zero” sustainability strategy builds on its long-standing leadership in clean mobility materials and recycling and reaffirms Umicore’s commitment to use its technological know-how, scientific expertise and corporate reach to be an industry leader in sustainability.

Umicore has committed to Net zero Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions by 2035, Zero Harm in the workplace and in the value chain while minimizing our environmental impact, Zero Inequality and best-in-class governance. As a part of this strategy Umicore has developed ambitious objectives related to scope 1, 2 and 3 GHG emissions. The scope 3 objective focuses on the raw materials needed to produce the metal-based applications Umicore has developed, and is constantly improving, to respond to the megatrends of resource scarcity and clean mobility.


What you will be doing

As Manager Scope 3 decarbonization you will join a growing central corporate team dedicated to ensure that Umicore delivers against its ESG ambitions and that sustainability continues to grow as a competitive advantage for Umicore.


You will:

Work with highly motivated and knowledgeable corporate, technical and commercial profiles from across the Group, and with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment with the Scope 3 decarbonization program;

Manage specific aspects of Umicore’s Scope 3 decarbonization roadmap, ensuring good understanding of the objective by the BU and the suppliers, centrally reporting and contributing to developing a data management system.;

Work closely with both the wider ESG Acceleration and ESG Strategy teams and the BU’s to ensure performance, efficiency, and communication of Umicore’s progress against the Let’s Go for Zero sustainability strategy.

The scope of the work is global and company-wide, and the position is based in our Brussels, Belgium headquarters. You will report to the Director ESG Acceleration.


Who we are looking for

We are looking for a passionate and purposeful colleague with:

  • An enthusiastic and collaborative team player who is meticulous and driven to achieve results
  • An effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills and organisational change experience
  • Excellent analytical and administrative skills with ability to work accurately
  • Good sense for prioritization while handling a wide stream of information and strong time management skills.
  • Working proficiency in English, other languages a plus.
  • A master’s degree-level qualification in economics, sciences, or engineering.
  • 5 to 10 years experience of sustainability/GHG accounting in a business and/or corporate function .


What we offer

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. We engage in building an inclusive work culture that offers equal opportunities for all employees irrespective of their diverse backgrounds. As you would expect from a world-leading organization, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do

If our pioneering approach can make us a leader in sustainability, IMAGINE WHAT YOU COULD DO?