Space for the best in you
Embark on a career at Dexus, where if you’re curious, determined and collaborative, you’ll find space for the best in you. As part of a business responsible for a $42.5 billion property portfolio, you’ll take pride in the meaningful impact of your work across Australia, and experience what it’s like to grow with a company that’s invested in supporting your wellbeing.
This is a truly fantastic opportunity for a passionate and inspired Sustainability professional to join the Dexus Investor Relations, Communications and Sustainability team as Senior Sustainability Manager over a 12-month Fixed Term Contract.
As a Senior Sustainability Manager at Dexus, you’ll have a direct impact on the operation of our business. Your contribution will shift the way our people work and how our projects come to life, enabling the broader Dexus team to progress.
Reporting to the General Manager – Group Sustainability, the Senior Sustainability Manager will be a key member of Dexus’s sustainability team and play a leading role in developing and driving sustainability engagement, programs and reporting across Dexus, and with our investors and customers. In this role, you will be responsible for leading engagement with our Third-Party Funds Management business to create, implement and monitor sustainability strategies that fit their investment strategies, and oversee engagement with third party investors to communicate our Sustainability Approach and related commitments, targets, and programs.
The Senior Sustainability Manager will also play a leading role in overseeing customer and community sustainability initiatives and engagement programs that support our vision to ‘create spaces where people thrive’.
The ideal candidate will present 5+ years’ experience in the property or infrastructure sector having ideally worked in a sustainability strategy or implementation role. You will demonstrate strong understanding of key sustainability topics relevant to the built environment as well as a working familiarity with sustainability benchmarks and reporting protocols including GRESB, RobecoSAM/DJSI, UNPRI, CDP and GRI.
The role is best suited to an experienced sustainability practitioner with effective verbal and written communication skills that can engage stakeholders on key issues such as climate resilience, circular economy, customer initiatives and social/community topics, and to develop and implement aligned projects and programs that turn ambition into action.
Success in this role can be achieved through your ability to drive outcomes with diverse and multi-faceted groups, ability to form authentic and effective stakeholder relationships, and strong commercial acumen and negotiation abilities. In addition to all of this, you will have a genuine passion for sustainability and a desire to make a difference.
At Dexus we value diversity and inclusion across our organisation. We are proud recipients of the 2020 WGEA (Workplace Gender Equality Agency) accreditation – recognising employers that are leaders in gender equality.
We also provide a breadth of flexible work arrangements within our workplace and offer wellbeing support, professional development and great benefits to ensure that our people are engaged and performing at their best.
We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply for roles at Dexus, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will partner with you to identify the best way to assist you through our recruitment process.
As part of the Dexus team, you’re encouraged to take advantage of our LGBTI+, carer and volunteer employee resource groups, as well as our great range of employee benefits.
Apply now to discover space for the best in you or visit dexus.com/careers.