KNORR-BREMSE Group is the global market leader for braking systems and a leading supplier of subsystems for rail and commercial vehicles, with annual revenues of EUR 6.7 billion in 2021. Knorr-Bremse’s products make a decisive contribution to greater safety and energy efficiency on rail tracks and roads around the world. For more than 115 years the Company has been driving forward innovation in mobility and transportation technologies with an edge in connected system solutions. As a result, Knorr-Bremse profits from the key global megatrends: urbanization, eco-efficiency, digitization and automated driving.

Corporate Responsibility Specialist (ESG)

We are ready to hire one new colleague for ESG Management agenda. You will be part of global Corporate responsibility dept. (core team is based in Munich) and will participate on various tasks and projects related to Corporate responsibility area with possible overlap to other parts of Corporate responsibility field.

Major tasks

*Processing of in total 7 important ESG-ratings (SAM, ISS, Sustainalytics, MSCI, CDP, SAQ/NQC and Ecovadis)

*Alignment of KB rating communication rules

*Interface coordination/alignment with Corp. responsibility and other relevant departments (Governance, Compliance, IR, HR, PU, HSE, Eco-Design etc.)

*Systematic management of status quo including analysis of strength and weaknesses followed by a deduction and implementation of performance improvements

*Conduct of future impact assessments

*Participation in stakeholder meetings, in internal/external Investor Relationship-meetings

*Participation in ESG trainings and webinars

*Integration of new ESG-areas/topics in KB

*Regular performance review and reporting to KB management and future target setting

*Systematic integration of Rating requirements in sustainability reporting

*Supporting yearly sustainability report generation


*University degree in a relevant field (e. g. environmental studies, sustainability, economics, finance)

*Experience in the areas of investor relations, controlling, corporate finance, auditing, sustainability or management consulting with a recognizable reference to the topic of ESG / sustainability

*Understanding of sustainable finance and the common ESG reporting standards
(e. g. the GRI Standards for Sustainability Reporting, the EU taxonomy, the CSR guideline and the methodology of ESG rating agencies)

*High affinity for IT - very good knowledge of MS Office (especially PowerPoint and Excel)

*Very strong analytical and communicative skills as well as resilience

*Very good communication and presentation skills in English

*Independent way of working as well as structured and strategic way of thinking and acting, high level of commitment with a proven driven mentality, strong networking skills

What can you expect from us

*Job opportunity with long-term perspective in stable international company

*Full-time job, unlimited contract

*Home-office up to 80%, 5 weeks of holiday, Meal vouchers, Cafeteria benefit system, Pension insurance contribution, etc.

*Relocation support if needed (company flat, financial support)

Please apply in ENGLISH only! Feel free to contact us for further information.

Informace o pozici

Knorr-Bremse Services Europe s.r.o.
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Intermediate)
Benefits: Bonuses, Notebook, Contributions to the pension / life insurance, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Accommodation / housing allowance, Educational courses, training, Cafeteria, Corporate events, Foreign business trips
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Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Also suitable for graduates.