Head of Environmental Sustainability - ANZ Bank

•Permanent role
•Be part of ANZ's super regional strategy
•Sydney or Melbourne location

ANZ has an exciting ambition to become a super-regional bank – providing the scale and quality of a global business to customers in our core markets of Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Pacific. In order to achieve our goals, we know we need to nurture great people. That’s why we’ve made it our business to be an organisation where people want to work and can deliver their best.

ANZ Banking Group is a leader in providing banking and financial products and services to individual and business customers. We are one of the four largest banks in Australia and the largest bank in New Zealand.
With over 1,300 offices and branches across 33 countries, ANZ is supporting an increasing customer base. As we continue to grow, however, we are committed to reducing the environmental footprint of our operations.

As the Head of Environmental Sustainability, you will provide leadership and strategic direction on ANZ’s Environmental Sustainability agenda and will develop sustainable and effective methods to deliver to ANZ’s Environmental targets.

Leading an engaged team of people, you will gain the buy-in of senior executives and partner with key stakeholders. Facilitating relationships and collaborating with suppliers and business units is crucial to the success of this role.

You will work closely with ANZ’s Global Property teams to deliver energy savings and environmental benefits across ANZ’s corporate offices, retail branches and data centres.

Major Responsibilities include:
•Implementation of ANZ’s strategic Environmental Sustainability Framework globally
•Effective stakeholder management including Corporate Affairs, Strategic Sourcing, Property and IT on Global basis
•Effective business level and staff engagement on Environmental awareness and initiatives
•Delivering on all mandatory legislative Environmental reporting and measurement globally
•Influencing and developing strategy for current and emerging global environmental legislation
•Execute the global Carbon Neutral strategy

As an experienced Environmental Sustainability professional you will have a proven record of managing teams to achieve sustainability targets in line with business objectives and growth.

Your strong technical knowledge in environmental sustainability and carbon management and the development of corporate Environmental Sustainability strategies will enable you to excel in this challenging role. In addition, your demonstrated ability in legislative Environmental Reporting will be crucial to your success.

Key Skills and Desirable Experience include:
•Environmental and GHG Reporting including knowledge of NGERS, CDP and DJSI
•Understanding of green/sustainable property design and operations
•Financial acumen with track record of developing business cases for environmental and energy efficiency projects
•Experience in large corporate environments with excellent written communication skills and an ability to consult and negotiate at senior executive level
•Tertiary qualified in a relevant field with 10+ years relevant experience

If you believe you’ve got the skills and drive to help contribute to ANZ’s success, join us and help build a super-regional bank. We’d love you to be part of our team!

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At ANZ we aim to create a work environment where employee differences such as gender, age, culture, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and religion are valued

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To register your interest in this position, please apply today quoting reference number AUS104618, or alternatively please contact Sally Hutchins on (03) 8654 6789 for a confidential discussion or apply online here:

We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us about how this role could be flexible for you.