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Worldwide Lead, ESG Reporting , WW Sustainabiilty

Job ID: 1996179 | Services LLC


Job summary
At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people.

The Worldwide (WW) Sustainability team capitalizes on Amazon’s scale, speed, and ability to invent and simplify to create a better and more resilient company. We manage our social and environmental impacts globally, and we drive solutions that enable our customers and our business to become more sustainable.

Join us at the cutting edge of Amazon's sustainability initiatives to work on emerging sustainability data and reporting requirements and support Amazon's long term worldwide sustainability strategy.

The WWS Transparency, Partnerships & Engagement team is looking for a results-oriented and collaborative leader to lead Amazon’s global ESG reporting. The leader in this role will reimagine our sustainability report and related content, working across teams of experts at Amazon to drive a next-generation ESG reporting plan, including worldwide and country-level voluntary and regulatory reporting obligations. This is a high-impact role that requires a solid understanding of the ESG landscape and implications for Amazon’s business and societal impact.

To do well in this role, the candidate must be able to confidently handle complex projects and provide guidance in situations of high ambiguity. The candidate must show good judgment and continually improve their level of knowledge about Amazon’s business, our platform, and relevant technologies.

**Please note that this role can be based within 50 miles of any US Corporate location (e.g., Seattle, WA; Arlington, VA; New York, NY; San Francisco, CA; Cupertino, CA, Nashville, TN).

Key job responsibilities
• Build a next-generation global ESG reporting plan to drive greater transparency and trust with Amazon’s customers.
• Build and drive a customer-centric, enterprise-wide roadmap for Amazon’s ESG transparency and reporting along the glidepath to the upcoming ESG reporting compliance obligations.
• Lead country-level reporting and external engagement, in line with global/country regulations and related requirements, in partnership with local leadership, Finance and Accounting teams.
• Facilitate meetings with all levels of Amazon management and external stakeholders.

A day in the life
No two days are likely to be the same. You will need to be a self-starter, comfortable working simultaneously across multiple projects and different geographies.

About the team
Inclusive Team Culture:
Here at Amazon, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance:
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn’t about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it’s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth:
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.


• Minimum 10+ years of experience working in sustainability, ESG, legal or public policy fields.
• Proven track record leading global projects with high levels of complexity.
• Strong written and oral communicator.
• Experience building teams and managing people.
• Experience managing vendors.
• Ability to take ownership, work under pressure and meet deadlines.
• Ability to apply strategic thinking and demonstrate understanding of requirements to execute.
• Allocate and manage budgets.


• Experience analyzing legislative proposals and building compliance and outreach plans.
• Experience coordinating large projects across a large number of stakeholders with differing interests.
• Ability to deliver in ambiguity, work autonomously and multi-task in an agile environment.
• Demonstrates bias for action to ensure teams meet or exceed customer expectations.
• Works effectively in a dynamic environment with changing priorities.
• Team player who effectively integrates, motivates and builds relationships with cross-functional stakeholders.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit