Manager of Sustainability and Process Engineering
Who we are: Since 1983, Spirit Jersey® is a clothing line dedicated to quality, originality, and authenticity. Designed in Los Angeles and created for sharing your best post-worthy life! Spirit Jersey’s team of artists and innovators constantly work to create something you’ll want to collect, cherish, and show-off. We invented the “collab” before it was even a thing.
At Spirit, our most valuable resource is our people. With diverse backgrounds, ideas, options and life experiences, our employees are creative, passionate individuals who are always learning and teaching. We want to create an environment where great people can do great work. A place where people can be themselves, are allowed to take risks and fail, and are pushed to continuously learn and develop new skills.
We believe that employee satisfaction starts with creating a supportive and inclusive environment where every employee feels welcome, no matter their personal or professional backgrounds.
Who are we looking for? We are seeking a Manager of Sustainability and Process Engineering who has experience developing & leading sustainability programs that meet both company and customer objectives. Focusing on raw material inputs, supplier/supply chain initiatives and internal facilities to drive continuous improvement that meet and exceed long term goals. We prefer your experience to be within the fashion/apparel industry, and that you can hit the ground running.
We offer competitive pay.
We also offer flexibility with a good work/life balance.
Medical, dental, and vision benefits offered
Requirements: (The must have’s)
Must have 3+ years of professional experience in the Sustainability field
Must have advanced Excel skills, along with ERP & PLM systems.
Experience with apparel manufacturing company preferred
Technical fabric expertise, ideally with experience in fabric mill and product development.
Strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking, including financial analysis/modeling to assess strategic options, and developing creative solutions to complex problems.
Experience in developing business cases and high-level program implementation plans including milestones and progress measurement.
Acute business acumen and understanding of organizational issues and challenges
Oversee and drive efforts with internal teams, suppliers & customers to identify and transition to more sustainable raw materials/trims (fabrics, dye processes, trims packaging, ext)
Drive continual process improvement, reviewing and mapping information flow between teams, actual work flows in the manufacturing & distribution processes to recognize and implement opportunities to improve that yield lower cost, increases efficiency and reduce cycle time to customer.
Responsible for defining and implementing social and environmental sustainability vision, goals and strategy across all product categories.
Serve as technical subject matter expert on product sustainability-attributes, certifications, social & environmental impact.
The Location: Located right off the 10 freeway, Spirit Jersey is only 10 minutes away from the heart of Downtown Los Angeles. Our facility is gated & there is plenty of parking.
Why Should You Apply?
We offer competitive pay
Employee discount program
Great work/life balance
Opportunity to continuously learn and grow within the company