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Social and Human Capital Officer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Lisa Wilson
  • Contact Email: lisaw@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 27/10/2022
  • Expiry Date: 26 November 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011772_1666893053

Social and Human Capital Officer

Finance for Sustainability Department

Based in London (hybrid working role 3 days in the office, 2 days from home)

Salary up to £55,000

We have partnered with a sustainable food company who are looking to bring on a driven Social and Human Capital Officer to join their Finance for Sustainability team.

This an exciting time to join an expanding global business - the Social and Human Capital Officer role has been created due to company growth.

The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing projects focused on alignment and integration of Sustainability & Finance such as Multi Capital Accounting with key focus on Social & Human Capital Accounting, embedding Social & Human Capital in business decision making.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Identify and execute innovative projects related to social impact valuation using relevant methodologies and guidance (e.g., Social & Human Capital Protocol).
  • Work closely with the company's cross-function teams - Sustainability, AtSource, Finance and Operations departments and Business Units to collect, analyze and validate relevant Social & Human Capital related data.
  • Improvise and scale existing work on the Integrated Impact Statement (IIS) - focusing on Social & Human valuation.
  • Develop and draft the Integrated Impact Statement (IIS) to be published in the Annual Report
  • Assist in delivering strategic value to various Business Units and to the Finance function to support the purpose of reimagining agriculture and supply chains.
  • Review any new or current external initiatives, standards, guidance released related to Sustainability & Finance.

Person Specification

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree (preferably in Social Studies / CSR / Sustainability). Finance background preferred but not mandatory.
  • 2-3 years of experience in areas such as Social Impact valuation, Socio-economic impact assessment, Human Capital impact valuation, True cost accounting, Integrated capitals assessment etc.
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Excel and other data analysis tools.
  • Good PowerPoint presentation skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Previous experience using SAP would be desirable
  • Prior Big 4 and/or Agribusiness experience is advantageous

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.