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Sustainability Analyst

American Eagle Outfitters
New York, NY 10007
  • Job Code
    222977
POSITION SUMMARY:

This role is responsible for monitoring the implementation and measuring the impact of AEO's sustainability initiatives, and conducting research and bench marking to support various areas of work.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Assist in the analysis of data for constructing AEO's carbon footprint

- Build data tracking of key sustainability metrics for measuring progress and communicating to diverse audiences, including but not limited to plastic consumption, sustainable raw materials, and supplier energy metrics

- Work with business leads and vendors to support the integrity of sustainable product claims by monitoring verification documents and compliance with certification standards

- Research key sustainability challenges and report with quality comparisons to AEO's current practices as well as bench marking with other apparel brands

- Respond to investor surveys/customer requests for info related to sustainability

- Assist business partners on sustainability initiatives and provide updates to senior management.

QUALIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor's degree required (preferably in Environmental Sciences).

- Minimum 3+ years environmental compliance background

- Familiarity with Higg Index, CDP and other sustainability indexes is a plus

- Understanding of fiber traceability standards and requirements

- Conceptual familiarity with NGO and stakeholder programs, issues, and challenges required

- High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications

- Strong verbal and written communication skills

- Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, & planning skills

- Demonstrated collaborative skills and ability to work well within a team

- Ability to work with and influence senior management

- Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment

- Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting





Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-06
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