Communications and Research Executive


£Competitive + Benefits


Posted 3 months ago

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Acre is working in exclusive partnership with the Timber Trade Federation (TTF) to source a new Research and Communications Executive.

The TTF promotes and represents the Timber Supply Chain at national and international levels, providing an influential voice and developing the timber industries' commitment to growth and quality standards. Timber is the world's leading renewable, low carbon construction material. It has a wholly sustainable supply chain and contributes significantly to UK GDP and employment.


  • Researching and reporting to members on market related issues across technical, trade and sustainability themes
  • Managing newsletters, web, trade media and other communications, editing, proofreading and publishing as required
  • Developing and strengthening relationships with members, sponsors and wider stakeholder groups
  • Organising and coordinating events and committee meetings, representing the TTF externally as required
The successful candidate, supporting the Managing Director, will have previous experience conducting research projects and executing communications tailored for different stakeholder groups. You will be highly personal, engaging and have excellent relationship management skills.

Skills required:

  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of global supply chain issues
  • Ability to research and analyse commercial, legal and technical topics and translate for trade readership
  • Strong ability to organise and manage events, to multi task and problem solve
This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-directed individual who is eager to assist in shaping and developing within a dynamic organisation at the heart of the 21st century sustainability agenda. You will represent a strong and profitable timber industry built on supplying the UK with sustainable and fit for purpose products.

To find out more, please apply below or contact Liam Goldsworthy.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Liam Goldsworthy +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7386