Raleigh, North Carolina

The Regional Lead, Environment & Sustainability (Americas) is responsible for the management and implementation of Credit Suisse’s ISO 14001 certified Environmental Management System (EMS) across Credit Suisse operations in the America region. In collaboration with the Regional Leads for EMEA, APAC, and Switzerland; this individual will develop the EMS to ensure it comprises inquisitive and effective procedures, tools, and guidance that ensure regulatory compliance and drive continuous improvement in our operational environmental performance against our strategic sustainability targets. This individual will report into the Global Head of Environment, Energy, and Sustainability. Key responsibilities include: * Lead, in conjunction with the three other Regional Leads, the development of the Global ISO14001 Environmental Management System, adopting the best methodology tools, guidance and systems to deliver effective and efficient environmental risk management and performance improvement. * Lead the implementation of the Environmental Management System across the Credit Suisse Americas operations; working in partnership with all key customers (including supply chain) to deliver compliance and continuous improvement across the business. * Manage the internal and external audit programs across the region in partnership with the Head of Environmental Governance. * Assess and manage the physical and transitional risks from climate change to the Credit Suisse operational estate * Deliver operational environmental content and data for the Sustainability Report, internal reports, external rating agencies (e.g. DJSI, CDP), and for internal and external communications * Work in partnership with the Regional Energy, Carbon & Utilities Manager and oversee the delivery of the Credit Suisse Net Zero Transition strategy across the Americas. * Act as the subject matter expert for local environmental regulations and voluntary drivers, enabling Credit Suisse to ensure full compliance with all relevant environmental legislation and capitalization of available opportunities (e.g Government subsidies, industry collaboration, research opportunities etc) * Provide environmental and sustainability subject matter expertise across the real estate value chain (e.g. capital projects, facilities management, supply chain) * Support the Global Head of Energy, Environment & Sustainability as required with strategic (inc. target calibrations, policy drafting, internal partner engagement & collaboration) and BAU workstreams (inc. budgets, risk management, reporting) *Your future colleagues* Group Business Support Services (GBSS) is within the Chief Financial Officer Function of Credit Suisse. With a focus on efficiency, flexibility, innovation and sustainability, GBSS has a wide range of responsibilities that include formulating and implementing the bank's corporate real estate strategy; developing and managing the bank's electrical and mechanical infrastructure; and delivering a wide range of business support services that help the bank to achieve its business goals. You will be part of the Engineering, Environment, and Health & Safety (EEHS) team, a division within GBSS. The team manages a variety of technical responsibilities for the bank, including engineering strategy and design, operations, and environmental initiatives including energy procurement. We are a department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and is committed to realizing the firm’s D&I ambition which is an integral part of our global cultural values. We are looking for someone with: * 5 years of experience in corporate environmental management in either in-house or consultancy roles * Experience in real estate environmental management and sustainability desirable * Bachelor’s degree; Master’s degree related to engineering, sustainability, environmental science, or business preferred * Professional qualifications in Environmental Management; Chartered Environmental Manager desirable * Advanced knowledge of environment, energy and sustainability issues * Experience in managing ISO 14001 accredited systems essential * Outstanding project management skills: including ability to handle multiple projects at the same time, build work plans, track progress, and meet deadlines * Ability to contribute consistently and positively in a high-pace and fast-changing work environment * Strong interpersonal, organizational development and managerial skills, as well as excellent teamwork and communication skills (both written and verbal) * Experience handling external consultants and vendors * Dedication to fostering an inclusive culture and value varied perspectives. **Job:** **Corporate Real Estate & Services* **Title:** *Environmental & Sustainability Regional Lead, AMER #203597* **Location:** *NC-Raleigh* **Requisition ID:** *203597*

Raleigh, North Carolina

Credit Suisse (USA) is one of the top US investment banks, offering advisory services on mergers and acquisitions, raising capital, securities underwriting and trading, research and analytics, and risk management products. Clients include corporations, governments, institutional investors such as hedge funds, and private individuals. The company provides asset management services through Credit Suisse Private Equity; while Credit Suisse Private Banking USA offers wealth services to the rich throughout the country. Credit Suisse (USA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Swiss banking powerhouse Credit Suisse Group and part of Credit Suisse Americas, which includes North and South America and the Caribbean.

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