Submitted by: The Timberland Company
Posted: Oct 22, 2010 – 10:24 AM EST
STRATHAM, N.H., Oct. 22 /CSRwire/ - POSITION: Senior Director of Corporate Social Responsibility
LOCATION: Stratham, N.H.
DESCRIPTION: As a global brand of footwear, apparel and accessories, Timberland is held - and holds itself - to the highest standards of responsible corporate citizenship. We're seeking a highly talented and qualified candidate who can help us maintain these standards by managing our complex network of factories, distributors, customers and consumers, fully integrating our corporate responsibility efforts into our core business strategies, and guiding us to be a more accountable corporate citizen.
The Senior Director of CSR will be responsible for ensuring that the department contributes to and collaborates in support of Timberland's long-range plan -- and works closely with the CSR committee of our Board of Directors. This person will lead a diverse global team responsible for managing the organization's four areas of focus within CSR: environmental stewardship, global human rights, community engagement and transparency & reporting.
Specifically, this person will be responsible for:
Education: Master's Degree
Experience: 10-15 years of experience in strategy development on CSR issues in either a business or NGO setting. Demonstrated experience in the areas of employee coaching, management, development and engagement. As a key spokesperson on CSR issues, the Senior Director must be able to communicate complex and challenging messages to a wide range of audiences.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate leadership behaviors consistent with Timberland’s values of humanity, humility, integrity, and excellence.
The right candidate will have strong written and verbal communication skills. Must have strong analytical and strategic planning skills, research skills, and be able to manage multiple priorities effectively. The candidate must demonstrate an understanding of how to operate in a complex supply chain by collaborating to build relationships with employees, suppliers, distributors, NGOs, and other brands.
Please apply online at http://www.timberland.com/category/index.jsp?categoryId=4348775.
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