Responsible Business

Our Responsible Business team pioneer new approaches to help provide greener, more sustainable products, whilst keeping them affordable for our customers. We’ve dedicated 3 decades to responsible business already. And it doesn’t stop here.

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Meet your teammates

Don’t just take our word for it, see what our employees have to say…

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I’ve been at Kingfisher for 3 years and had the opportunity to develop my career in that time. I joined as a manager and I am now a head of, managing a team of 5. With the right drive and motivations, there are opportunities to progress and develop here, which is great.

Kathryn Thomas | Head of Planet and Responsible Business Reporting

The best part about Kingfisher is the colleagues I engage with as part my day-to-day. They are passionate, hardworking, and bring positive energy to the workplace. They inspire me to be better.

Karl Arpon | ESG Engagement Manager

I am inspired by the range of projects I work on, from supporting Kingfisher’s charitable foundations to raising awareness of how the business responds to humanitarian issues caused by climate change which reflect our values as a responsible business. I enjoy working with colleagues in different countries. I have flexibility with hybrid working and being trusted to do my job.

Sascha Chennell | Community and Social Impact Manager

Our roles

If you have a passion for making a positive impact on our homes and planet, here’s a bit about the different Responsible Business teams you can be a part of:

Responsible Business

Overseeing the delivery of Kingfisher's Responsible Business strategy, which includes human rights policies, our climate change and forest positive commitments. This team are also responsible for Non-financial reporting, responsible business policies, ESG engagement and Community & Social impact.

Responsible Sourcing

We ensure ethical and environmental compliance and transparency across our supply chains, responsible raw material sourcing, and developing community projects in locations we source from.

Sustainable Chemicals

This team develops systemic approaches to phase out harmful chemicals and promote safer chemicals in our products and supply chain.

Product Sustainability

Working with the range teams, this team develops industry-leading sustainable products at the heart of the unique and unified ranges we store and develop.

Product Services

Working across the Offer & Sourcing and Supply & Logistics teams, our Product Services team offer our customers the best after sales service they could possibly need.

Sustainable Packaging

This team works with the Offer & Sourcing and Supply & Logistics teams to address the environmental impact of our packaging, changing it for the better.