THE ICONIC exists to empower and inspire both our people and our customers. We are fortunate to exist in an environment of limitless opportunities. Being true to our customers and our vision means being true to our community and becoming an organisation that understands and authentically mitigates its social and environmental impacts and maximises its positive impacts. As part of THE ICONIC's vision, we are implementing a Sustainability Strategy which operationsalises these commitments. 

What you’ll love about this role…

We are looking for an experienced Climate and Natural resource expert, to join our Sustainability team on a 12 month contract and lead on the delivery of initiatives related to Climate Action & Carbon Emission Reduction across operations, logistics and supply chain. This role will also support the Head of Sustainability on the implementation of the broader sustainability strategy within the business and supply chain. 

Your focus will be to…

  • As the business specialist in the area you will be driving implementation of climate action and other environmental-related initiatives in our operation and supply chain focused on reducing our overall footprint
  • Engaging with internal and external stakeholders to ensure key initiatives which deliver on strategy commitments remain on track
  • Managing the calculation, verification and communication of the company carbon footprint 
  • Supporting projects related to environmental sustainability across own brand factory base
  • Advising on and assisting with implementation of ad hoc emissions mitigation projects in our supply chain and across our operations, with a particular focus on logistics and own brand factories
  • Supporting climate risk assessment and action planning
  • Supporting the delivery of the sustainability reporting and communications strategy, including, Board reporting, Annual Sustainability reports and development of sustainability communications materials (internal/external audiences)
  • Working collaboratively in a small but highly functioning team to meet shared objective

What we love about you… 

  • A passionate interest in supporting the transition towards a low carbon economy in direct operations and supply chains 
  • Excellent knowledge of GHG emissions calculation protocols and international carbon reduction & net zero frameworks such as Science Based Target Initiative
  • Understanding of current and emerging ESG reporting frameworks and standards, such as SASB and TCFD
  • Extensive experience in a similar role, potentially for a global brand or retailer 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and an ability to build rapport and maintain strong relationships 
  • Proven ability to remain objective and professional in challenging situations
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects at a time 
  • Good Excel and excellent project management capabilities 
  • Related University degree; in the area of sustainability or environmental management a bonus 

Why you'll love THE ICONIC

  • Fun, collaborative and fast paced environment
  • Sweat out the stress using our discounted gym memberships
  • Get your knowledge fix with our learning days and learning tools
  • No matter what your style is, we have got you covered with our AMAZING staff discount and our famous sample sales!
  • Hybrid working environment so you can manage your location across the office and wherever else works for you
  • Got a furry friend? Bring them to the office! We LOVE animals. 

Additional Information

We are committed to providing reasonable arrangements to all individuals participating in our application and interview process, and while performing job functions. If you require any accommodations or adjustments prior to the submission of your application or throughout your interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition team directly: talent.acquisition@theiconic.com.au 

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