Forestry and Conservation Manager Job Opportunity at Unilever – Tanzania
IringaUnilever – Tanzania
Unilever plc is a British multinational consumer goods company with headquarters in London, England
Purpose of Role
The Conservation & Forestry Manager co-ordinates company conservations and fuelwood operations plans and implementations through partnering with site managers and teams / individuals concerned to ensure a balance of supply and demand of both short- and long-term fuelwood to the company factories. Support the implementation of environmental targets for eTT including the local and legal requirements that support the ekaterra Sustainable Living Plan
Plan, co-ordinate, report and overall supervise the end-to-end firewood operations programs against compliances to standards, plans and policies. These includes tree nursery operations, planting, maintenance, and harvesting.
Short- and long-term thermal demand and supply planning to maintain the desired firewood supply
Manage firewood distribution planning and execution to the manufacturing sites from source
Prepares reports and communicate forecast and inventory measurements against the targets
Analyse, evaluate and interpret relevant firewood operations data to act as a single point of reference for the same
Develop collaborations with relevant institutions on areas of improvement beneficial to the company
Train of the firewood teams on operational standardization and safety and harmonization.
Support the development of operations and process controls and improvements to increase efficiencies in company environmental performance.
Drive continuous improvement initiatives
Manage the forest conservation areas for sustainability
Monitor the various solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes generated in the business and the programs to reuse, reduce, or recycle.
Support the estates and factories on internal and statutory environmental audits
Qualifications & Experience Required
Bachelors graduate in forestry or a related discipline
3 years hands on experience.
IT Skills and use of MS Office.
Asset Investment and Care
Supply chain interactions
Communication and presentation skills
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