Senior Director, Environmental Sciences and Compliance - Wayzata: Jobs in Wayzata

Title: Senior Director, Environmental Sciences and Compliance
Location: US-MN-Wayzata
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Position Overview
This position will provide leadership to Cargill globally in environmental science and compliance matters. Key functions of the role include (1) development and implementation of strategies to identify, prioritize and address environmental impacts of our operations and agricultural supply chains on key environmental values, including but not limited to biodiversity, land use/habitat, climate and water; (2) development of skills in embedded talent necessary to execute against these strategies; (3) support for operating locations with respect to environmental compliance and beyond compliance opportunities; (4) leadership and support in interactions with external stakeholders and partners, including regulators, customers, academia, and non-governmental organizations; and (5) assuring continuous improvement in environmental compliance systems and performance. The successful candidate will have experience working in a corporate environment in roles of increasing responsibility that include program development responsibilities. The preferred candidate will bring understanding of the agribusiness and food sector, and the external factors that affect its environmental opportunities and challenges. The role requires the ability to collaborate successfully with internal partners across a variety of disciplines, and to deal with ambiguity in a rapidly changing environment.
Principal Accountabilities:
* 65% - Environmental Sciences and Compliance program development, implementation and continuous improvement
* 20% - Collaboration with external stakeholders and partners
* 15% - Talent management and development
Bachelors Degree in natural science, e.g. biology, botany, agronomy, ecology
Minimum of 10 years in an environmental role in a corporate environment
Minimum of 3 years professional staff management experience
Demonstrated program development and implementation experience; initiative and self-assurance
Demonstrated success in working with external stakeholders; integrity and win-win orientation
Project and change management experience; accountability and influence
Understanding of environmental regulations in the U.S., and major international protocols that pertain to the environment
Demonstrated leadership, influencing and analytical skills
Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to use and leverage standard office systems that support EHS, including Excel spreadsheets, SharePoint, SQL & Access databases
Advanced Degree in natural science, e.g. biology, botany, agronomy, ecology
International work experience
3 years experience in and environmental role in the agricultural or food sector
Understanding of climate science issues and the intersection with agriculture
Experience with or knowledge of current applications of life cycles analysis and environmental footprinting tools

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