Circular Economy Leader - Retail

Milano Permanent
  • Circular Economy Role within the Sustainability Area
  • Report to local MD - Part of BoD

About Our Client

Sports Retail Global Multinational

Job Description

The Circular Economy Leader will set, define, and coordinate the transition strategies towards an ever more sustainable growth of our economic and business model, engaging all internal and external stakeholders. Together with the team and network, the Leader will accompany the market taking by minimizing the impact on the planet through new business models based on reuse, sharing, repair and recycling.Roles and Responsibilities

Launch and oversee a strategy aimed at the following activities:

  • Buy-and-sell model of used or refurbished products, with an advantageous price;
  • Maintain and/or repair their sports items, extending their life and maintaining their value over time;
  • Rent sporting goods to share them in a functional way;
  • Deliver products that have reached the end of their life to re-introduce them into the production

The Successful Applicant


  • Previous experience in a circular economy role at national or international level;
  • Deep knowledge of sustainable supply chain and sustainable product development;
  • Experience in sustainable product lifecycle analysis, gained in a multinational environment;
  • Project Management orientation;
  • Experience in the retail or sport.

Other Skills

  • Medium-long term strategic vision and team support, trained through different professional;
  • Positive vision: opportunity-oriented, attentive to possible development and innovation, enthusiastic in facing new experiences;
  • Ability to cooperate and make people cooperate, recognized and horizontal leadership;
  • Relationships, discussions, exchanges and listening in interpersonal relationships are important to you;
  • Ability to lead change and overcome obstacles with pro-activity and audacity, support and defend their own ideas and pursue goals;
  • Overall vision: inclination to read the bigger picture;
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken).

What's on Offer

Strategic role - Report to local MD & Part of BoD

Guido Caleca
Quote job ref

Job summary

Marketing & Communications
Marketing & Communications Subsector
Contract type
Consultant name
Guido Caleca
Job reference

About Page Executive

Page Executive are inclusive Recruiters and Hirers, as reflected in our Clear Assured Gold Standard Accreditation from the Clear Company. We are passionate about attracting diverse talent and are committed to ensuring our processes are inclusive and supportive.