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Manager in Sustainable Risk Management (m/f/d)


  • Einbeck, Germany

  • offer expired 23 days ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • manager / supervisor

Your responsibilities

  • identifying, analyzing, assessing risks of all kinds, in particular operational, project-related and strategic risks

  • supporting structured risk management and reviewing the measures adopted

  • integration, coordination and support with central sustainability management

  • develop and implement processes, methodologies, tools and reports

  • close cooperation with other functions to increase integration in terms of a modern governance concept, coordination and management of relevant interfaces

  • content and technical development of the Sharepoint-based risk management tool

  • design of risk management training courses

  • collaboration on the further development of the internal control system

  • monitoring and appropriate implementation of legal requirements

Our requirements

  • completed studies in economics or a comparable qualification

  • several years of relevant professional experience in the field of risk management; experience in governance risk management compliance (GCR) an advantage

  • proven project management skills, project leadership skills preferred

  • experience or knowledge of agribusiness desirable

  • ability to initiate and implement change in a sustainable manner

  • very good communication and organizational skills

  • excellent customer and service orientation

  • assertiveness, resilience, conflict resolution skills

What we offer

  • As a family-run company, we live with the values of closeness, reliability, vision and independence - a culture which is also lived in practice, e.g. through an open and friendly working atmosphere.

  • Freely following the motto: "Make yourself grow!" we promote individual professional and personal development.

  • As a basis, we offer excellent working conditions on site (modern office equipment, air conditioning), a fully subsidized canteen and sufficient free parking spaces on site.

  • We create the appropriate framework conditions for you: flexible working hours, Christmas and vacation pay, childcare allowance, capital-forming benefits, job bike.

You love working as a risk manager and you do enjoy working in an international environment? Then plan your next career step with us and join KWS SAAT SE & CO. KGaA as our new Manager in Sustainable Risk Management (m/f/d).

In this role, you will work closely with the Lead of Risk Management and the Sustainability Manager of Governance, Risk Management, Compliance (GRC).

Your main task will be to further develop the existing risk management processes, to link them more closely with sustainability management, and to optimally prepare our business processes, both strategically and operationally, for future risks.

This is a permanent position and available in full-time. The place of work is in our HQ in Einbeck, southern Lower Saxony.

  • We look forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV, references) via our application system.


KWS is one of the world’s leading plant breeding companies. With the tradition of family ownership, KWS has operated independently for more than 165 years. It focuses on plant breeding and the production and sale of seed for corn, sugar beet, cereals, potato, rapeseed, sunflowers and vegetables. KWS uses leading-edge plant breeding methods. Around 6.000 employees represent KWS in more than 70 countries. For more information: www.kws.com/career.

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