Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic destinations and cultural attractions, and numerous municipalities in 19 countries around the world. Our 270,000 team members deliver experiences that enrich and nourish millions of lives every day through innovative services in food, facilities management and uniforms. We operate our business with social responsibility, focusing on initiatives that support our diverse workforce, advance consumer health and wellness, protect our environment, and strengthen our communities. Aramark is recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE, as well as an employer of choice by the Human Rights Campaign and DiversityInc. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
At Aramark, our purpose revolves around our mission to “Enrich and Nourish Lives,” which brings together 270,000 committed team members in a collective effort to be successful by doing well. Our approach is to drive sustainable growth and create long-term stakeholder value by focusing on every dimension of how the company operates — ethical, economic, and environmental. We do this through initiatives that engage employees, empower healthy living, preserve the planet, and build local communities.
This position is responsible for supporting the implementation of Aramark’s company-wide sustainability strategy, with an emphasis on environmental practices, and the enhancement of Aramark’s reputation.
This role will focus on 1) leading implementation of the company’s public environmental commitments including responsible sourcing, waste minimization and operational efficiency, and 2) supporting engagement of key external stakeholders, responsible for cultivating relationships, gaining insights and expertise and advancing Aramark’s strategy and brand.
The Sustainability Manager will play an integral role in Aramark’s business success and, is responsible for partnering with key functions across the company including supply chain, culinary development, operational excellence, investor relations, legal and communications. The ideal candidate will have subject matter expertise on social and environmental matters, with a priority focus on sustainable sourcing issues and consumer health and wellness, in additional to understanding employee wellbeing and community engagement. This role will communicate and consult with Aramark’s key external stakeholders including advocacy groups, investors and industry organizations.
This position reports to the Vice President, Sustainability.
Primary focus on environmental practices and food service business, with responsibility for coordination and alignment across facilities services and uniforms business. Key projects include:
Marketing and Communications
Governance and Stakeholder Engagement