If you've always wanted to get involved in the restaurant business, here's your chance. Carlson Restaurants in Carrollton, Texas, is currently seeking a full-time director of responsible business. The position entails implementing and managing all sustainability community-relations efforts for the company and serving as the organizational strategist for internal and external sustainability practices.
Responsibilities for this position include building a comprehensive corporate social responsibility (CSR) program for Carlson Restaurants, establishing benchmarks of success for the company's initiatives, demonstrating ongoing success in key areas and collaborating with the operations department to implement sustainability initiatives that will decrease the environmental footprint of Carlson Restaurants. Other duties include forecasting financial implications of CSR and community-affairs activities and serving as the direct point of contact for NGOs to resolve brand-reputation threats.
The ideal candidate should have a bachelor's degree in a related field and at least five years of experience with sustainability and CSR implementation. All applicants must have a successful track record of leading sustainability projects and experience collaborating with NGOs and government agencies on sustainability issues.
If you're searching for a position within the restaurant business and you're passionate about environmental conservation, this position may be the perfect fit for you.
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