Global Reporting Initiative — Manager, Standards

  • Curated by Reconsidered
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Nov 27, 2019
Mid-Career (3-8 years) CSR/Sustainability Data Analysis/Reporting Project/Program Management Non-Profit/Philanthropy

Job Description

The post holder manages projects to update and expand the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI Standards), which are used by thousands of organizations around the world to report their impacts on the economy, the environment, and society. The post holder is primarily responsible for managing projects to update and expand the existing set of GRI Standards across economic, environmental, and social topics. This involves researching the relevant topics, setting up and facilitating multi-stakeholder groups of technical experts focused on specific related content areas, and translating this input into technical content in a Standard, with the aim of developing standards that serve the public interest and promote global adoption of credible sustainability reporting. The post holder is also responsible for managing public consultation processes and other engagement processes to solicit stakeholder input for the development of each GRI Standard, and for liaising directly with the Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB), GRI’s designated standard-setting body, to obtain approval of the final Standard…