Senior Sustainability Analyst at Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc – Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Sustainability Analyst to join our team at Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc. As a Senior Sustainability Analyst, you will play a crucial role in branch level planning and performance analysis to drive organizational improvement. In this position, you will utilize a variety of data sources to help communicate complex operational and policy challenges, influence decision makers, and enhance internal processes.

Job Roles (Duties & Responsibilities)

1.    Partner with functional areas across Regional Programs branch to develop and maintain relevant performance metrics, measurements, and methods and establish a documenting process, that supports sustainable business improvement.

2.    Undertake analysis of strategic and operational performance, providing insights and advice to the Executive to support planning, delivery and management in line with established priorities, budgets and timeframes. Coach stakeholders on sustainability data capture.

3.    Coordinate consultative processes to capture, analyze and report on sustainability performance against agreed targets and criteria, including benchmarking projects.

4.    Provide timely and expert advice to internal stakeholders on planning, performance monitoring, business analysis and improvement within established boundaries

5.    Ensure that the data and information used in the sustainable performance analysis and reporting, as well as the collection and review processes, are valid and authentic

6.    Establish and maintain stakeholder relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issue management.

7.    Continuously engage stakeholders and ensure planning and performance reporting deliverables are met.

8.    Interpret historical, current and projected data to identify problems, causes and support initiatives to improve reporting suites and processes enabled by integrated systems.

Requirements

1. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Sustainability, environmental science, business administration, or a related field.

2. Proven experience (10 years) working in a sustainability-related role, preferably in a corporate environment

3. In-depth knowledge of sustainability principles, frameworks, standards, and best practices (e.g., UN Sustainable Development Goals, Global or local sustainability experience)

4. Strong understanding of environmental, social, and economic issues and their interdependencies. Strong skills in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and word

5. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement sustainability strategies and initiatives, capture and analyze sustainability data

6. Familiarity with relevant sustainability reporting frameworks (e.g. IFR S1 & S2, GRI, CDP, SASB) and experience in preparing sustainability reports

7. At least 3 years’ experience in Sustainability Reporting using global reporting standards.

Benefits

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development
  • Career Development