Senior Manager Sustainability Recycling FW


Define and drive the implementation of the recycling material waste roadmap and develop recycling capability in close alignment and collaboration with internal and external stakeholders with a primary focus on recycling materials and following projects to come.


Key Responsibilities:

  • In collaboration with internal and external stakeholders drive and lead the development of material recycling capability.
  • Engage with different Functions of Internal teams and external resources to support the development of Material Recycling road map for Footwear.
  • Lead and manage to develop material recycling processes and procedure.
  • Establish a solid foundation of Material recycler to ensure technically and geographically implementation.
  • Act as key contact of Sustainability Footwear material to cooperate with stakeholders in different teams for the Material recycling execution.  
  • Take lead to work with relevant stakeholders on Material recycling technology to fulfil recycled material being reused into new material.
  • Establish strong connection with Local government to understand local government regulation about waste treatment that leads to build up effective Post consumer and Pre-consumer waste Recycling procedure by following local government regulation.
  • Act as technical expert to research up-to-date recycling technology that fit for different type of Pre-consumer waste Recycling.


Key Relationships: 

  • Supplier Management
  • Future team
  • Advance Creation
  • Apparel and A&G  counterparts
  • LO Material Operation in different country of origin
  • T1 and T2 suppliers in different country of origin


Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Effective communication and negotiation skills
  • Strategic thinking and result orientation
  • Knowledge of Environment Engineering focusing on Recycling
  • Strong Project Management and organizational skills
  • Strong influence skill and leadership
  • Pro-active approach and thinking outside of the box
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)


Prerequisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • Four-year university degree or MA degree preferably in Environment Engineering or Industrial Engineering.
  • Minimum 7 years’ management work experience in Environment Engineering field and working in Material Recycling process and procedure is plus.

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Job Title:  Senior Manager Sustainability Recycling FW

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Hong Kong
TEAM:  Sourcing
State:  HK
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  345608
Date:  Jul 5, 2021