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Manager, Sustainable Solutions CLCS


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AA

Req ID:  83365
Facility:  Rotterdam-554
Department:  Product Sustainability
Division:  Sustainability and Corporate Affairs

We are seeking an experienced Manager of Sustainable Solution CLCS, who will play a vital role in our company’s commitment to sustainability within the Global Sustainability framework. Are you passionate about sustainability and ready to lead ambitious strategies and targets? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is Lyondellbasell

As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce. The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.

This is the role

As the Manager, Sustainable Solutions CLCS you play a vital role in LyondellBasell's heightened commitment to sustainability, driving ambitious corporate strategies and targets. As a key member of the life cycle metrics team, you collaborate closely with CLCS business stakeholders to facilitate life cycle assessment studies. Your responsibilities will include guiding and tailoring the Goal and Scope setup to meet specific business case needs, engaging with production engineers for data collection, and making informed decisions about the adoption of different standards.
Leveraging our LCA tools, you will support the communication of findings to relevant business stakeholders. Additionally, this role will actively contribute to interdisciplinary projects aimed at reducing GHG emissions and addressing various environmental sustainability topics. These initiatives will require effective stakeholder management across the company.

As the Manager, Sustainable Solutions CLCS, you will report to the Manager of Life Cycle Metrics, operating within the Global Sustainability framework. Your contributions will be integral to driving LyondellBasell's sustainability agenda and fostering positive environmental impact throughout the organization.



  • Acting as SME to provide the expertise on environmental levers into key innovation projects and overarching sustainable portfolio strategy discussions;
  • Co-develop and manage the governance structure that supports and accelerates life cycle metrics activities collaboration across the workstreams and with senior business leaders;
  • Manage the delivery of the LCA program across the O&P business in line with strategic and business objectives, and support the development of LCA studies in coordination with the LCA specialists;
  • Direct the inventorization of existing product claims, and support the business to ensure these are backed up by credible external frameworks (e.g. LCA, product design rules, etc);
  • Co-develop of high-quality and effective marketing and communication materials that align correctly with the overall brand and LYB sustainability strategy;
  • Represents LyondellBasell in relevant LCA and product sustainability metrics industry association discussions;
  • Support and develop LyondellBasell positions in industry associations as it relates to policy developments on sustainable products;
  • Support the development of content for external reporting and communication efforts.

This is who you are

You are a collaborative and inspiring leader, skilled at driving results through effective organization and facilitation. Self-motivated and adaptable, you excel at prioritizing tasks and working on various projects. Your ability to build partnerships and work collaboratively across functions helps you achieve shared objectives. With an analytical and innovative mindset, you consistently deliver positive outcomes, questioning the status quo to foster continuous improvement. A team player with a can-do attitude, you possess solid stakeholder management and communication skills.

This is what you bring

  • University degree ideally in natural sciences, economics, engineering or a comparable course of study and first experience in chemical production, process engineering, LCA or consulting;
  • Superior understanding of the I&D production land scape and understanding of the customer journey;
  • Good understanding of LCA methodology as well as first experience in its practical application;
  • Passion for calculating and understanding environmental impact with excellent analytical skills, an eye for details, a structured work approach and prioritizing skills as well as problem-solving orientation and planning skills;
  • Aptitude for learning new software, and previous experience with GaBi or other LCA software is a plus;
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative but also a team player with a strong work ethic, humility, a can-do attitude and a collaborative mindset;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills together with solid stakeholder management skills;
  • Fluent in spoken and written English. Another language is a plus;
  • First experiences in stakeholder engagement (internal and/or external) are desirable.

This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to three days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.


Please feel free to contact Manoe Koningstein  (Corporate Recruiter) at manoe.koningstein@ for more details. 

Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. The recruitment process starts with an initial phone screening followed by two/three business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer and a background check will be part of the process.

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