Head of Sustainability, Insurance, Dubai, UAE
We are partnering with a leading insurance company in the Middle East. Our client seeks a dynamic and experienced Head of Sustainability to lead their sustainability agenda and drive responsible business practices. Join us in shaping the future of sustainability in the insurance sector and making a positive impact in the region.
- Develop and implement the company's sustainability strategy, ensuring alignment with global sustainability frameworks and industry best practices.
- Drive the integration of sustainability principles across all aspects of the business, from underwriting and risk management to product development and operations.
- Identify and assess ESG risks and opportunities within the company's operations and portfolio, and develop strategies to enhance sustainability performance.
- Oversee sustainability reporting efforts, ensuring accurate and transparent communication of sustainability performance to internal and external stakeholders.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive innovation, implement sustainable practices, and foster a culture of sustainability within the organisation.
- Stay abreast of emerging trends, regulations, and best practices related to sustainability and ESG within the insurance industry.
- Cultivate strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including regulators, customers, and industry partners, to advance sustainability initiatives.
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Sustainability, Environmental Science, Business). Advanced degree preferred.
- Extensive experience in leading sustainability initiatives within the insurance industry or related sectors.
- In-depth knowledge of global sustainability frameworks and reporting standards.
- Familiarity with sustainability regulations and practices within the Middle East insurance market is highly desirable.
- Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to engage with senior management, employees, and external stakeholders.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a data-driven approach to sustainability analysis and decision-making.
- Proven leadership skills, with the ability to inspire and drive change at all levels of the organisation.
- Passion for sustainability and a genuine commitment to driving positive environmental and social impact.
- Fluency in English is required; proficiency in Arabic is preferred.
Join our client's forward-thinking insurance company and lead their sustainability efforts in the Middle East. If you are a visionary sustainability leader with a strong background in the insurance industry, we encourage you to apply and contribute to a more sustainable and resilient future.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : Betty Ruhn
Posted : 07/08/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : Dubai, UAE
Job Reference : 148-2023-H
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