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Sustainability & Brand Standards Manager

Date: 18-Nov-2021

Location: Macquarie Park

Company: Metcash

Excellent opportunity in a newly created role as a Sustainability & Brand Standards Manager to provide subject matter expertise within animal welfare field and key ingredients’ sustainability area. Build strong relationship with external agencies and government bodies to set Metcash up for success in delivering Brand Standards across private label products.  Develop gold standard policies and guidelines, which are in line with the best industry practise.


What you’ll do


  • Establishing close partnership and working relationship with RSPCA, APIQ, MSC, ASC and other relevant animal welfare agencies and government bodies to create a sustainability road map for beef, poultry, pork, eggs and seafood
  • Creating Metcash specific Animal welfare policies and guidelines for each species, in line with gold standard industry practise
  • Providing road map and guidance to Metcash internal team as well as supply base to ensure targets are hit
  • Keep up to speed with development in animal welfare space, monitor trends and continuously improve the process to ensuring Metcash brands don’t lag behind


What you’ll bring


  • Subject matter expert in animal welfare field
  • Skilled at policy and guidelines writing
  • Able to excite, motive and lead stakeholders to achieve targets on time
  • Great communication skills and excellent people skills


What we can offer you 


  • Hybrid working – flexibility is in our DNA, so we blend working from anywhere with time in the office
  • Free on-site parking and access to public transport
  • An extra week of annual leave after your first year as part of our Fifth Week program, and the opportunity to purchase annual leave to help you recharge


We’re all about celebrating success, and we’re proud to be a WGEA Employer of Choice for Women, an accredited FlexReady workplace and a Gold Standard Mental Health First Aid skilled workplace.


At Metcash, we’re the power behind an independent Australia. For almost 100 years we’ve been proudly supporting local, family-owned businesses – sticking up for the little guys and helping them become the best stores in town. Today we’re Australia and New Zealand’s leading independent retail partner and wholesaler in the food, liquor and hardware sectors. And while we may be large, we’ll always be locals at heart.  


So, roll up your sleeves and bring your best self to work, and we’ll give you the support you need to develop a rewarding career and make your mark on the future of retail. 



Make your Mark!