China Environmental Regulation Manager - Supply Chain

Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: 2018 年 7 月 26 日
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114089894
The major focus of this position is to identify proactive opportunities in China in order to monitor and anticipate environmental policy and regulatory requirements at national and local level which impact Apple’s supply chain. This position is offered in Apple’s Asia Pacific Environmental Initiatives Team. The mission of the Environmental Initiatives team is to ensure that Apple’s products and processes meet and surpass national and regional environmental regulatory requirements. In addition, the team anticipates upcoming trends, helps to formulate proactive approaches, supports the development of environmental leadership programs and liaises with environmental experts outside of Apple. The APAC team supports Apple’s corporate environmental groups to deliver programs amongst others carbon foot-printing, material closing loop, elimination of hazardous substances, energy efficiency, product recycling and take-back solutions. We are seeking for a dynamic and innovative individual with both strategic and operational thinking capabilities, who wants to drive change and enjoys working in a high paced and international work environment. The candidate will need to have affinity with environmental policy, engage with policy makers, monitor key environmental trends, engage with external stakeholders and follow up with Apple internal cross-functional teams to further Apple’s environmental leadership.

Key Qualifications

  • Science and/or Engineering degree in a direction relevant to this job;
  • Min. 5 years working experience in environmental area, good understanding of environmental policy and regulations, experience on working with policy makers and external stakeholders are prerequisite;
  • Supply chain experience is strongly preferred;
  • Proven track record of making a difference and driving innovation and progress in complex organizations;
  • Experience interacting with interdisciplinary project teams, good communication skills with a proven ability to influence others and entrepreneurial mindset;
  • Good Chinese/English communication skills;
  • Location: Shanghai or Beijing, China


Develop the strategy proactively monitor supply chain related key environmental policy trend and regulatory requirement in China; Monitor and assess environmental regulatory requirement at national and local level on topics including air, water, waste and chemical/material use by engaging thought leaders, consultant, academia, policy makers/regulators, and leading organizations in the environmental field; Communicate internally and evaluate potential impact to the company and supply chain, formulate recommendations, strategy and plan of action on how Apple could engage and response accordingly; Work with Supplier Social Responsibility and Environmental Technologies to develop accurate understanding of the environmental footprint of supply chain manufacturing process; Provide support from regulatory perspective to Apple teams on case studies, escalations, training and communications; Engage and represent Apple in appropriate local fora with respective to relevant environmental topics;

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