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Sustainability Coordinator


Poppies has been passionate about delighting you and your customers with gourmet cookies, pastries and desserts ever since 1935. Explore our rich history filled to the brim with indulgence and discover how we go out of our way to manufacture honest products that delight people all over the world.

At Poppies we want to play our part in creating a better world. Therefore, we have developed our own Poppies Green Deal in which we have set ourselves quite some challenging objectives to ensure a sustainable impact of our activities on people, planet and product. Are you interested to play a significant role in further developing our Poppies Green Deal, don’t hesitate to apply for our new role as Sustainability Coordinator.

Locatie: Zonnebeke
Werkgever: Poppies


You will:

  • be our trusted advisor on sustainability trends and regulations;
  • deploy our sustainability vision, together with our internal sustainability communities, into concrete action plans and monitor progress;
  • support our customers and other stakeholders to achieve their sustainability ambitions;
  • follow up on sustainability performance indicators and aggregate the needed data;
  • animate the Poppies community and share relevant information on sustainability linked initiatives;
  • steer and create the content for the annual group sustainability report in collaboration with the Marketing Manager and our internal communities;
  • be our spoc for all sustainability related questions and requests;
  • be reporting to the CEO.


Ideally you:

  • have a demonstrated sustainability experience for preferably at least 5 years in a production environment;
  • obtained an Engineering degree or equivalent;
  • breathe sustainability. You have built or are willing to build a network in order to keep your knowledge up to date at all times;
  • have excellent communication skills. You know how to have an impact on teams at all levels in the organization;
  • are pragmatic by nature, self-steering and willing to take responsibility;
  • are fluent in Dutch, English and French.

We are open to candidates who are willing to work on a freelance basis as well.


A new role in an international and growing business environment, where you can develop yourself and thrive.


Don’t hesitate to contact us via els.debaere@poppies.com or click on the ‘apply here’ button.

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