Associate Sustainability Manager (f/m/d)

Berlin, Germany
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Our Company What if... your work would empower change in an industry that essentially impacts the prosperity of the entire world? Forto is in business to exactly do that - disrupt logistics! Simplifying global trade has been our mission from day one. Our exponentially growing team of more than 550 technology and logistics experts, forge ahead each day with the goal to deliver a highly transparent, frictionless and sustainable digital supply chain.

Our company is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and currently has in total 12 offices across Europe and Asia, including Copenhagen, Hamburg, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Shanghai. Leading manufacturers and e-commerce brands are among the 2.500 customers using Forto’s digitally-focused offerings as part of their supply chain delivery. Among the fastest growing logistic start-ups in Europe, Forto's recent investment round (June 2021) placed the company valuation at more than $1.2 billion.

At our core, we are in love with progress and cannot cope with the standstill. We leave old paths and look for new roads. We are constantly striving for ways to be even better tomorrow. We are facilitators, we are explorers, we are visionaries. If you are looking for something extraordinary to work for - join the crew to become a part of our pioneer expedition.

Your role You will be part of our newly structured, cross-functional sustainability team that is tackling the increasingly important global issue of climate change. You will support the team by translating our sustainability vision into real-life products that enable our customers to make conscious decisions.

You will

  • Lay the foundation for our sustainability efforts by doing research, aggregating data & providing insights to management based on your findings
  • Directly communicate with our customers via email, zoom and workshops, enabling them to develop a deeper understanding of their supply chain and take actions to offset their emissions
  • Communicate with several departments in order to identify and define all necessary processes required for Forto in order to offer customers to offset their emissions with us
  • Work in a small cross-functional team, which gives you the opportunity to take on responsibility and ownership for your own tasks from day one

What you bring

  • A degree in business administration, sustainability, supply chain management, or a related field of study
  • You have previous knowledge and ideally already practical experience in the field of logistics, combined with a strong passion for sustainability
  • You have a structured and independent way of working and work in a detail-oriented and careful manner
  • You have excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
  • You have strong analytical skills and have already worked with Excel or Google Sheets, Tableau is a plus
  • You have the willingness to go the "extra mile" and make progress in the team
  • You are fluent in German and English

Why Us - You can look forward to

  • Personal & Professional Development:Through strong ownership from the first day you will experience a steep learning curve, grow on a professional level and take the next steps to being an Expert or People Lead.
  • Impact:We are leading the digital transformation of a whole industry and share a high awareness for environmental issues on all levels especially supported by our management.
  • Team: Join a team of over 30 nationalities and different backgrounds from Tech, Logistics, Business and more. What really matters to us is a caring and welcoming environment where we embrace uniqueness and celebrate diversity.
  • Working culture: Experience a company culture where we work on eye level, decisions are made quickly and knowledge sharing, as well as mentoring is on our daily agenda.

Culture Check out our video to see what it is like to work at Forto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4A7kaUaN4w.

At Forto we don’t just accept differences — we celebrate them, support them and cultivate them to the benefit of our employees, products and our communities. Forto is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Our Company What if... your work would empower change in an industry that essentially impacts the prosperity of the entire world? Forto is in business to exactly do that - disrupt logistics! Simplifying global trade has been our mission from day one. Our exponentially growing team of more than 550 technology and logistics experts, forge ahead each day with the goal to deliver a highly transparent, frictionless and sustainable digital supply chain.

Our company is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and currently has in total 12 offices across Europe and Asia, including Copenhagen, Hamburg, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Shanghai. Leading manufacturers and e-commerce brands are among the 2.500 customers using Forto’s digitally-focused offerings as part of their supply chain delivery. Among the fastest growing logistic start-ups in Europe, Forto's recent investment round (June 2021) placed the company valuation at more than $1.2 billion.

At our core, we are in love with progress and cannot cope with the standstill. We leave old paths and look for new roads. We are constantly striving for ways to be even better tomorrow. We are facilitators, we are explorers, we are visionaries. If you are looking for something extraordinary to work for - join the crew to become a part of our pioneer expedition.

Your role You will be part of our newly structured, cross-functional sustainability team that is tackling the increasingly important global issue of climate change. You will support the team by translating our sustainability vision into real-life products that enable our customers to make conscious decisions.

You will

  • Lay the foundation for our sustainability efforts by doing research, aggregating data & providing insights to management based on your findings
  • Directly communicate with our customers via email, zoom and workshops, enabling them to develop a deeper understanding of their supply chain and take actions to offset their emissions
  • Communicate with several departments in order to identify and define all necessary processes required for Forto in order to offer customers to offset their emissions with us
  • Work in a small cross-functional team, which gives you the opportunity to take on responsibility and ownership for your own tasks from day one

What you bring

  • A degree in business administration, sustainability, supply chain management, or a related field of study
  • You have previous knowledge and ideally already practical experience in the field of logistics, combined with a strong passion for sustainability
  • You have a structured and independent way of working and work in a detail-oriented and careful manner
  • You have excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and time management skills
  • You have strong analytical skills and have already worked with Excel or Google Sheets, Tableau is a plus
  • You have the willingness to go the "extra mile" and make progress in the team
  • You are fluent in German and English

Why Us - You can look forward to

  • Personal & Professional Development:Through strong ownership from the first day you will experience a steep learning curve, grow on a professional level and take the next steps to being an Expert or People Lead.
  • Impact:We are leading the digital transformation of a whole industry and share a high awareness for environmental issues on all levels especially supported by our management.
  • Team: Join a team of over 30 nationalities and different backgrounds from Tech, Logistics, Business and more. What really matters to us is a caring and welcoming environment where we embrace uniqueness and celebrate diversity.
  • Working culture: Experience a company culture where we work on eye level, decisions are made quickly and knowledge sharing, as well as mentoring is on our daily agenda.

Culture Check out our video to see what it is like to work at Forto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4A7kaUaN4w.

At Forto we don’t just accept differences — we celebrate them, support them and cultivate them to the benefit of our employees, products and our communities. Forto is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

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Wir sind eine digitale Spedition aus Berlin, geführt von erfahrenen Unternehmern und angetrieben durch herausragende Talente und führende Industrieexperten.
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