CSR Communications Jobs
Acre works with consultancies, agencies and other organisations to recruit people with the skills and experience to communicate sustainable development, corporate responsibility and community relations projects to a range of audiences.
Recruit CSR Communications Specialists
· United Kingdom, London £ Competitive Package
Our client, one of the world’s leading manufacturing corporations, is searching for an experienced professional to cover a 6 month maternity cover, which is likely to be extended.
The overarching duty of this position is to help drive the Corporate Responsibility Practice throughout the organisation as well as engage with external stakeholders.
Reporting into the Head of Corporate Responsibility you will be responsible for:
Leading the production of the annual corporate responsibility report Driving alignment to international reporting standards including GRI Monitoring and supporting country and local site corporate responsibility reporting Working with international departments to respond to upcoming trends and regulations
There will be additional opportunities to work on other subject areas such as conflict minerals, human rights, internal and external stakeholder engagement as well as supporting the development and implementation of a revised CR strategy.
The successful candidate will hold extensive relevant experience, ideally within heavy industry, as well as: Experience of delivering a report in a large blue chip company, preferably to GRI standards Be an effective team player in an international setting and a culturally dynamic organisation Excel at engagement in order to build good working relationships Possess excellent written English skills
This a really exciting opportunity for someone to get hands on in house experience in one of the world’s largest corporations, in which there is a lot of potential for growth and development.
+44 (0)20 7400 5583
· United Kingdom, South Coast £45,000 - £50,000
Acre is working with a leading global manufacturer to identify a CR and Sustainability Manger who will be responsible for managing social and technical programmes in over 100 locations globally. This is an opportunity to join an organisation at the cutting edge of manufacturing and technology, working with some of the worlds most recognisable brands.
The successful individual will be responsible for:
Stakeholder engagement – significant experience of identifying and managing complex stakeholder groups, internally and externally Performance management – proven experience of tracking successes of implemented CR projects through data collection and KPI’s Strategy and governance – a track record in influencing in relation to CR projects Assurance – undertaking EHS audits to ensure management system performance is in line with the needs of the CR strategy
This is a rare chance to join a diversified global company with the real opportunity of succession to director level.
The successful individual will have international experience in:
CR and Sustainability management, preferably in an engineering/manufacturing environment Designing =environmental and supply chain programmes Designing and launching CR programmes encompassing engagement, diversity and wellness Maintaining EHS management systems, ideally with IEMA or NEBOSH membership (beneficial)
+44 (0)20 7400 5572
· United Kingdom, London £24,000 - £26,000
A unique opportunity has arisen within a reputable communications agency for a Senior Account Executive to work within their corporate team. Based in central London, this agency has developed an enviable reputation in advising global brands and corporates on their communications and media strategies.
The Senior Account Executive will have strong communications experience, developed either in an agency environment or in-house. The successful candidate will have:
Communications expertise, including strong media relations abilities, digital experience and strong writing skills A solid understanding of sustainability issues Experience in a communications team or agency experience Project management experience
This role would suit someone who enjoys a creative environment and is comfortable working with external clients.
+44 (0)20 7400 5589
· United Kingdom, Midlands Up to £50,000 plus Benefits
Acre is working with a leading global manufacturer to identify an experienced CSR professional who will be responsible for the management of CSR activates as part of a rapidly expanding sustainability team.
They will be responsible for managing a wide range of group CSR programmes, including education, health and humanitarian issues, design, technology and environment in a global context.
The successful individual will be responsible for:
Developing, coordinating and tracking varied global CSR projects from a centralised budget Fostering a collaborative working culture between many key departments, including HR, Finance, Manufacturing, Property, PR and Communications Undertaking competitor benchmarking to maintain a competitive edge Capitalising on community relation projects in the UK and overseas
This influential position will play an important role in shaping the organisations standing in the market, to ensure their continued growth.
The successful individual will have:
Managed a significant CSR programme budget for a complex global organisation, preferably within the manufacturing sector Significant experience and broad knowledge of international community and environmental programmes Worked as part of a multi disciplinary sustainability team Experience of working in an international capacity, preferably within the BRIC economies Unrivalled stakeholder engagement and project management skills
As a global business, the successful individual will need to be willing and able to travel, and additional languages would be highly beneficial.
+44 (0)20 7400 5572
· United Kingdom, London £50,000
Acre is working with a leading bank to recruit a Head of Citizenship & Consumer Affairs to cover a 12 month fixed term Maternity Leave.
The position will support their continuing commitment and excellence in financial inclusion; this is an exciting role to aid responsible and inclusive banking.
Key responsibilities will include:
Managing relationships with external stakeholders and consumer groups to bring insight to the business agenda Influencing banking practices and identifying emerging trends leading to improvements for vulnerable customers Ensuring strategies are developed and implemented to support the delivery of change and innovation through engagement with internal business heads Representing the bank externally in working groups and industry advisory panels etc. Leading and managing a small team of specialists
The successful individual will have experience of the financial consumer landscape and knowledge of financial public policy impacting consumers. You will also have demonstrable stakeholder engagement experience with strong communication and interpersonal skills.
This is an excellent opportunity to leverage experience in financial consumer affairs in an innovative and impactful commercial banking environment.
+44 (0)20 7400 5583
· United Kingdom, London £ Competitive Salary + Excellent Package
Acre has been engaged by one of Britain’s leading brands to assist them in identifying a Brand and Marketing Manager for their Green Energy business.This role will provide critical support to the business in the areas of brand management and marketing and will have the opportunity to:
Develop and execute a ‘got to market’ brand strategy and marketing strategy Develop and deliver the marketing plan including seasonal and promotional programmes Manage external relationships with partner organisations, as well as advertising and media agencies Work internally with the media planning team to control the volume and diversity of customer messages
This is a unique opportunity to join an iconic British brand with the opportunity to drive key strategies in the green/renewable energy space.
The successful candidate will have:
A proven track record of developing and delivering CRM and marketing campaigns A keen interest in or an understanding of green energy tariffs Ideally hold a CIM qualification
This is an opportune time to join this organisation which offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits package, and strong career options.
+44 (0)20 7400 5580
· Switzerland, Lugano CHF 90,000 plus Benefits
Our client, a leading outdoor apparel brand, is looking to hire a dynamic and knowledgeable CSR Manager.
This role will define and evolve the brand’s sustainability strategy and ensure its corporate social responsibility within the EMEA region. In this post, you will ensure that CSR is an integrated part of the company’s business strategy and that it is consistent across the organisation’s functions.
Additional responsibilities include:
Incorporating meaningful CSR metrics into the European business dashboards Identifying efficiency opportunities in waste, energy and water Championing internal behavioural change through initiatives and working groups Building and maintaining robust internal relationships and representing the organisation externally Providing support to the product creation and sourcing team Supporting the corporate sustainability reporting
As the successful individual, you will have solid work experience in the sustainability space and a passion for corporate social responsibility. A degree or equivalent is highly desirable. Other key competencies include:
Experience in FMCG, ideally apparel Proven experience of strategic planning and project implementation Exceptional communication skills Strong analytical abilities A track record of building effective working relationships internally and externally
This is a great opportunity to join an incredibly well respected and well know brand. They have an outstanding track record in sustainability and they are looking for someone who can build on the good work they have already done.
For more information please contact Olivia Anderson or Catherine Harris on 0207 400 5570.
Nadia (Walsh) Youds
+44 (0)20 7400 5584
· United Kingdom, City of London £35,000 to £40,000
Acre was established in 2003 and has become the driving force in sustainability, energy, health and safety and environmental recruitment both in the UK and Internationally. Recently we have extended our offering to include the provision of Business Intelligence services as well as some exciting innovations within our core operations.
As a result of our growth we now need to recruit an ambitious Marketing Manager. This new role will be responsible for the execution of our marketing strategy; to include brand positioning, tactical-led business development and an extensive social media presence.
Duties include: Ownership of the Acre marketing plan Working collaboratively with Directors and team Managers to meet and exceed the needs of our business development process Developing and managing digital marketing campaigns; including managing our website (www.acre.com) and SEO Delivering our social media strategy Publishing our thought leadership articles, including design input Event management
The successful candidate will be a graduate and will be able to demonstrate the following:
Experience of determining a detailed marketing strategy The ability to deliver operational plans with clear outcomes and benefits Experience of proactively engaging with colleagues across a business to deliver tactical activities Experience of monitoring customer trends, using analytical data while continually developing the marketing strategy and deliverables Extensive social media experience
Acre has a strong commitment to a good work-life balance and believes in recruiting staff who will add to the unique character of the company.
+44 (0)20 7400 5582
· United Kingdom, London £160 per day
A dynamic, London based communications agency is looking to hire a Communications Manager to join their dynamic team on an interim basis, to provide cover while looking for a permanent hire. Working with Corporate / B2B clients, you will be working on corporate reputation with clients by creating content and media coverage across various media strands.
You will be:
Working with various brands and businesses on their media relations, navigating through any challenging situations which may arise Supporting clients with media training, scenario planning, crisis manual creations and reviews, to include digital response mechanisms Carrying out research to identify potential issues for clients, planning for potential crisis scenario’s Developing and engaging key contacts across the media space, including attending journalist lunches, media drops, organising photo calls and events
The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience across the media and communications space, with the ability to lead and work collaboratively to deliver projects to tight deadlines. You will have strong interpersonal and relationship management abilities, along with a high degree of professionalism and strong attention to detail.
+44 (0)20 7400 5581
· United Kingdom, Midlands Up to £40,000 plus Benefits
Acre is working with a prestigious global manufacturing company to identify an exceptional individual to join their corporate sustainability team.
Working with a cross functional team, in addition to being responsible for the development of a marketing operating process you will also be responsible for the following:
The management of agency staff in the delivery of a new sustainability communications strategy
Working with PR, Communications, CSR and Product to deliver the sustainability business message, internally and externally
Coordinating the global communication and PR drives
Supporting the Sustainability Communications Manger with the employee communication strategy roll out
The successful candidate will:
Have extensive experience of external agency management
Be experienced working with social media and digital platforms
Have experience of working on CSR/Sustainability communications
Be experienced in channel and response measurement for campaigns
This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join a sector leader during a time of sustained growth.
+44 (0)20 7400 5572