Is becoming a sustainability officer right for me?

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What do sustainability officers do?
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How to become a Sustainability Officer

This role is relatively new; current sustainability officers typically have a master's degree in business administration and seek certification in sustainability in order to advance to this position. A person planning to become a sustainability officer would do well to complete an MBA and certification concurrently. Two to five years experience in a supervisory role in business, with increased responsibility, are valuable gateways to becoming a sustainability officer.