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Senior Sustainability Manager – Arable – East Of England

De Lacy Executive
East of England
A very competitive salary to match the seniority and importance of this role.
Closing date
6 Dec 2023

Job Details

You’re an experienced sustainability manager in the arable sector, you’re a self starter and have a great ability to influence those around you. If you’re looking for a new challenge for one of the most prominent businesses in agri-food, read on.

You will be taking the lead on green initiatives from the soil upwards, working with growers, commercial agricultural teams and right up to the board as well as width ways with stakeholders and NGO’s. You will pave the way for a roadmap for all aspects of agricultural emissions and how to reduce them for this business.

This is a role where you will have key influence across all of this business’ agricultural supply chain activities and really have the opportunity to showcase your skillset and be part of massive change.


Responsibilities include:

• Create and implement procedures for the sustainable sourcing of raw materials

• Develop implement a roadmap of how to reduce emissions across the business

• Work with a range of internal and external stakeholders to ensure they are up to date with relevant information and policies

• Work with communication teams to build awareness of sustainability for both internal colleagues as well as growers.


Key Requirements:

• Proven ability to influence those around you

• A strong ability to network and liaise with various stakeholders

• A driven and self motivated personality

• A deep understanding of sustainability challenges in agriculture

• Relevant degree in agronomy, regenerative agriculture, bio diversity, sustainability or other related subject

• UK Driving licence and willingness to travel


Package: A very competitive salary to match the seniority and importance of this role is on offer to the right candidate with various healthcare and pension options.



For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Jadine Huxtable on: 01885 485525 / 07506296301 or e-mail your CV (in word format) and covering letter to , thank you.

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application. More information about our processing activities can be found at Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive complies with all relevant data protection legislation.


De Lacy Executive is the professional Agri-Business recruitment consultancy.

Since 2000 we have been recruiting within the agriculture, horticulture, fruit, fresh produce, primary food and other rural sectors in the UK and Internationally. We arguably have the largest database of candidates and regular employer clients.

In this period we have been privileged to help countless companies and jobseekers to achieve their employment goals.

We engage at all levels from trainee through to senior executive and in disciplines from production to technical and commercial.

Our team of nine is friendly, knowledgeable and experienced. We welcome your enquiries and offer our very best advice and service whatever the employment situation.

Most of us are agriculturalists by upbringing and education and have experience of working in the sector we serve before entering the recruitment industry.  We are well trained in recruitment practice and De Lacy Executive is the only Agricultural Recruitment business to be Approved by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation which promotes high standards within the recruitment industry.

We maintain the highest levels of confidentiality and are registered and conform to the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

 “Integrity, Knowledge and Confidentiality”.

We look forward to hearing from you.

De Lacy Executive Ltd. Suite 7, Malvern Gate, Bromwich Road, Worcester WR2 4BN

Tel: 01885 483440. E mail:

Company info
01885 483440
Suite 7
Malvern Gate
Bromwich Road

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