Transparentem is a discreet, non-profit unit that adopts frontline investigative reporting and forensic methods to illuminate supply chains and spur eradication of human and environmental abuses. We are a public service initiative that believes securing and improving the lives and environments of workers at all tiers of off-shored industry must start with independent, methodical inquiry.
After an investigation, we deliver our findings to select entities best positioned to leverage their influence to positively impact vulnerable populations and remediate degraded environments. Transparentem does not publish the products of its investigations.
We are seeking a Strategic Engagement Research Manager to join our strategic engagement team. The team develops engagement strategy with brands and retailers and shapes Transparentem’s disclosure strategy for each investigation. This includes identifying and communicating with relevant stakeholders such as investors and board members of brands and retailers, NGOs, regulators, and advocacy organizations, as well as select journalists. The team develops the remediation recommendations for each report and performs due diligence for each investigation by conducting secondary research and consulting labor and environmental experts and government agencies. In addition, the strategic engagement team serves as an in-house industry expert to the rest of the organization.
We are currently focused on the apparel, accessories, and footwear industries.
The role reports to the Vice President of Strategic Engagement.
What We’re Looking For:
This is a challenging role that requires total discretion, as well as strong research, analytical, and organizational skills.
We are looking for individuals with:
A plus if you have:
Transparentem is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and encourage all interested candidates to apply.
Please send a resume and cover letter with the subject line "Your Name_Strategic Engagement Research Manager" to [email protected]
Start Date: Immediate
Compensation: Competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.
Location: New York or Washington D.C.