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Director Global Corporate Sustainability


Location: Open to Barcelona, Spain and Paris or Grasse, France


Key Responsibilities: 


  • Lead Firmenich B. Corp certification
  • Contribute to the delivery of Firmenich sustainability performance reporting
  • Direct engagement with Firmenich clients and suppliers on sustainability ambitions and performance
  • Contribute to Firmenich stakeholders’ engagement processes
  • Work directly with C-suite team and engage regularly with Firmenich CEO
  • Represent Firmenich as required on public speaking engagements

We value:


  • 10+ years’ experience in a Multinational Company’s Sustainability Team or, in another business function with a passion for sustainable solutions and responsible business. 
  • Specific interest in the following topics: sustainable luxury, future of foods, sustainable lifestyles, health and nutrition, access to hygiene, inclusive capitalism. Including a good knowledge of the SDGs and ESG trends.
  • Knowledge of the Flavors and Fragrance industry an asset. Knowledge of FMCG companies and luxury goods important. 
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills, autonomous with a good team spirit
  • Continuous improvement attitude, detail-oriented, hands-on and can do attitude. 
  • English native or bilingual highly valued; other languages are an asset.

We offer:



  • Sustainability is part of our legacy and will be a critical part of our future growth and transformation.
  • Being a part of an inspiring journey of learning and transformation
  • Play a key role in our purpose to improve the quality of life of our workforce, our families, our local communities and society at large
  • To be part of a company shaping a strong legacy through breakthrough industrial innovations and technology
  • Work in a global and intercultural environment
  • Excellent challenges and opportunities to grow