The Mills Fabrica
Sustainability Executive (HK)

Posted on: 21 February 2024

Company Overview

The Mills is a landmark revitalization project of Nan Fung’s old textile factories in Tsuen Wan in Hong Kong. This is a heritage and innovation project by the Nan Fung Group consisting of 3 pillars- a nonprofit Center for Heritage, Arts & Textiles (CHAT) focused on heritage & community, a retail mall Shopfloor focused on experiential & experimental retail and an innovation center Fabrica.

The Mills Fabrica is a go-to solutions platform accelerating techstyle (an intersection of technology and style – incl. fashion, textile, wearables and apparel) and agrifood tech innovations for sustainability and social impact. The Mills Fabrica runs a VC investment fund, startup incubator, and a co-working space/ lab/ store.

Job openings
We seek a motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Sustainability Executive. As the Sustainability Executive, you will assist in conducting impact measurements for The Mills Fabrica’s different business functions. This is an excellent opportunity for someone passionate about making a positive social and environmental impact to contribute to our organization's mission.
 
Some of the key focus of the role:
 
  • Provide research support on investments in the agrifood and textile industries. Assist in researching and evaluating the potential impact of direct and fund investments
  • Support the continuous monitoring and assessment of the impact generated by the portfolio, including data collection and analysis
  • Contribute to the delivery of the release of The Mills Fabrica’s impact report, including data collection, analysis of data, and writing of the report
  • Track and measure the impact of our sustainability initiatives across other business functions, reporting on our progress and identifying opportunities for improvement
 
Requirements:  
 
  • Bachelor’s degree in sustainability, environmental science, social impact, or a related field
  • Minimum of two to three years of working experience in sustainability-related role
  • A strong understanding of environmental and social issues in the agrifood and textile industry
  • Strong passion, curiosity, and a future-oriented mindset towards the core issues that will shape the future of the agrifood and textile industry
  • A highly motivated and results-driven self-starter who can manage multiple projects and drive them to completion
  • A fast learner with a solid analytical mindset who’s comfortable dissecting new topics and navigating complexities
  • A strong understanding of climate change science, policies, and frameworks, such as GHG protocol and TCFD
  • A strong understanding of social impact assessment, measurement, and evaluation
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
 
Additional supporting information:
 
  • Media profile about The Mills project: read more here
  • Media profile about our UK expansion: read more here and here
  • Information about our incubation and examples of incubatees we work with: read more here
  • Information about Techstyle: read more here
  • Our thinking on sustainability: read more here
  • Example of past large-scale events we run: read more here
 
We provide generous compensation and fringe benefits to the right candidate. Please send your resume with the salary expected to The Human Resources Manager, 23/F., Nan Fung Tower, 88 Connaught Road C, Central, HK or by e-mail: hr@nanfung.com or by clicking "Apply Now" below (We are an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be treated in strict confidence and only be used for selection purpose.)
 
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“Nan Fung Group” and “the Group” mean Nan Fung International Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries.