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HUMAN RIGHTS & SOCIAL STANDARDS EXECUTIVE

LOCATION OF POSITION

Kuala Lumpur

 

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION

Human Rights & Social Standards executive will be responsible in supporting the Manager in providing functional & technical support on all matters relating to Human Rights & Social issues impacting the Palm Oil sector.

 

KEY ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assist the Human Rights & Social Standards Manager in being the focal point for human rights and social - related issues in the RSPO for internal and external stakeholders;
  2. Ensure that the relevant internal stakeholders are regularly kept up to date on Working Group (WG), Task Forces, Standing Committee activities, discussion and meetings;
  3. Together with the Human Rights & Social Standards Manager, facilitate development of relevant standards/ guidances/ risk based assessment tools etc applicable to human rights and social affairs in regards to the implementation of the RSPO P&C;
  4. To ensure appropriate activities related to socialization and/or training on topics related to human rights and social affairs are being planned and delivered to RSPO stakeholders;
  5. To assist in the implementation of selected projects as approved by the Secretariat / Board of Governors. These may include production of technical documents, presentations and other required outputs as well as technical and financial monitoring of projects;
  6. To develop and maintain relevant database related human rights and social Standards issues, for planning, monitoring and impact evaluation purposes;

 

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

  • Degree in the field of Sociology or Law. A Masters Degree may be advantageous.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience  

 

WHAT’S ON OFFER

Your commitment and passion to drive innovation will be rewarded with a highly lucrative remuneration package. Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified applicants are invited send in their most updated CV giving comprehensive details of education with emphasis on related achievements to careers@rspo.org.

 

SENIOR EXECUTIVE ~ DATA MANAGEMENT

LOCATION OF POSITION

Kuala Lumpur

 

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION

The Senior Executive ~ Data Management will be responsible for the management of data and intelligence from the RSPO membership including planning, preparation, implementation and reporting of all relevant data.

 

KEY ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage data and intelligence from the RSPO membership, which includes planning, preparation and implementation of ACOP, in collaboration with other relevant departments.
  • Interact with internal and external stakeholders, primarily the RSPO membership, to identify critical data and intelligence required for progress and actionable insights to be effectively charted.
  • Analyze members data to identify outliers, missing, incomplete, and/or invalid data, and ensure highest data accuracy from members.
  • Managing the database including data quality assurance and most importantly measuring and evaluating members’ progress.
  • Assist in the development of analytic tools and ‘report card’ system to build the analytics platform.

 

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

  • Minimum university degree, preferably in computer science, economics, statistics, mathematics or data related field.
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience in statistics, economics, computer science or data related fields.
  • Good knowledge of statistics and strong command of Spreadsheet (MS Excel) and/or Statistical Language (SPSS).
  • Understanding of Adobe and/or Google Analytics

 

WHAT’S ON OFFER

Your commitment and passion to drive innovation will be rewarded with a highly lucrative remuneration package. Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified applicants are invited send in their most updated CV giving comprehensive details of education with emphasis on related achievements to careers@rspo.org.

 

ASSURANCE MANAGER (EUROPE)

LOCATION OF POSITION

Amsterdam

 

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION

The Technical Manager will be responsible for managing membership activities in Europe related to credible certification and verification.

 

KEY ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • In close collaboration with the Assurance team in Kuala Lumpur, to facilitate the work of the RSPO Standing Committee on Trade and Traceability (T&T SC), which is responsible to give guidance on all matters related to supply chain certification and develop options for trading in sustainable palm oil without diluting the credibility of RSPO-certified sustainable palm oil (CSPO).
  • Support developments related to the RSPO P&C and Supply Chain certification documents.
  • Support RSPO members seeking certification as well as Certification Bodies accredited to conduct Supply Chain certifications in the region, and organise alignment meetings with Certification Bodies.
  • Collaborate with the RSPO Accreditation Body and other relevant service providers in the region, including that which supports the CSPO trading platform.
  • In collaboration with the Assurance department and M&E unit, to develop and populate a database of total palm oil consumption and uptake of CSPO/CSPKO for the region (aggregated by country and industry).
  • To conduct periodic observations on all external RSPO endorsed training providers for lead auditors for RSPO supply chain certification in the region ensuring quality and compliance

 

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

  • A Bachelors’ degree with minimum 8 years working experience, with sound experience in certification, verification and/or assurance systems   

 

WHAT’S ON OFFER

Your commitment and passion to drive innovation will be rewarded with a highly lucrative remuneration package. Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified applicants are invited send in their most updated CV giving comprehensive details of education with emphasis on related achievements to careers@rspo.org.

 

MARKET DEVELOPMENT MANAGER ~ EUROPE

LOCATION OF POSITION

London / Amsterdam

 

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION

The successful candidate will be responsible for developing RSPO’s presence in Europe by expanding RSPO’s stakeholder network and servicing existing ones.

 

KEY ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Reporting to the Head of European Operations, you will be responsible for

  • Engage with key stakeholders within Europe, primarily potential members and stakeholders that have the ability to drive market transformation. This includes identifying and/or engaging RSPO Ambassadors.
  • Maintain a knowledge of regional economic and business trends to facilitate conversations with stakeholders.
  • Support in identifying key risk areas to the organization in the region and to handle these issues both proactively - and reactively where necessary.
  • Identify and participate in platforms that are strategic to the RSPO mandate, with relevant stakeholders from members, media, corporations etc.
  • Device and deploy a marketing plan for the RSPO Trademark based on in-market conditions
  • Manage external service providers who provide market and business development services and engaged by RSPO in the region

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

  • You should have at least a Bachelors degree, with a minimum of 8 years of sound experience in sales and / or business development in Europe   
  • Together with excellent communication skills, you should also have a proven track record of working with international stakeholders.

WHAT’S ON OFFER

Your commitment and passion to drive innovation will be rewarded with a highly lucrative remuneration package. Operating within a dynamic and fast-paced environment, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified applicants are invited send in their most updated CV giving comprehensive details of education with emphasis on related achievements to careers@rspo.org