We recruit on behalf of not-for-profit organizations who seek to drive change and innovation around major environmental and societal issues. This includes NGOs, membership bodies, and multi-stakeholder-initiatives (MSIs).
Sourcing Leaders for Non-profits
Our global network of senior executives operating at or near board level includes well-known leaders from the private, public, and third sectors. We look for people who are passionate about sustainability, and realize the benefits of purposeful leadership.
Driving Systems Change Through Collaboration
Acre recruits on behalf of a number of multi-stakeholder-initiatives (MSIs) and membership organizations who drive global change through convening companies around critical issues. We have hired the leaders for the world's most significant MSIs and supported with subsequent team builds. We are supported by Acre Frameworks, our in-house learning and development solution.
Recruiting Commercial Experience for Non-profits
Our network includes individuals with successful track records for non-profit organizations but also commercial talent from corporates and consultancies who are passionate about utilizing their expertise in a different setting. We recruit on both a permanent and contract / interim basis.
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Find Your Next Challenge
Operating globally from our offices in the UK, Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, we live by our values, and we are driven by our shared vision; brighter futures for all.
This is what drives us – the knowledge that we are providing organisations with outstanding talent, with the right skills to make the biggest impact in progressive organisations, across sustainability & CSR, climate change, corporate affairs & communications, ESG, impact investing, EHS and energy & clean technology.
EOS Engagement Associate
$70,000 to $75,000 + Up to 15% bonus
Are you a sustainability enthusiast passionate about using business and finance as a force for good? Here's an opportunity to enter the industry wi...Apply now
Cobalt is key to the energy transition - it is a critical component in the production of Lithium-ion batteries, which are the dominant technology f...Apply now
Launched in 2020, the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol is a program that offers brands and retailers the critical assurances needed to source more sustai...Apply now
Stakeholder Engagement Manager - APAC
HK$ Competitive Salary + Benefits
The Manager, Stakeholder Engagement is a vital role in the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC), a leading industry group of over 250 apparel, footw...Apply now
Communications Director, Climate Champions Team
Acre is delighted to be in partnership with the Climate Champions Team to help source a Communications Director to develop and implement the commu...Apply now
Senior Director Strategic Growth
$150,000 - $175,000 Per Annum
The Global Electronics Council (GEC) is a mission-driven non-profit launched in 2006 and dedicated to creating a more just and sustainable world. T...Apply now
Chief of Staff
€Competitive + Benefits
Are you a highly organised Chief of Staff professional who is passionate about sustainable business transformation in the fashion and textile indus...Apply now
Policy & Public Affairs Officer
The SAC is a global, multi-stakeholder non-profit alliance for the fashion industry. It is made up of over 250 leading apparel, footwear, and texti...Apply now
Senior Manager, Sustainability & CSR
Are you a developed sustainability professional with experience and looking to make a further impact within the apparel, fashion and/or textile spa...Apply now
Manager of Higg Index Product Tools & Life Cycle Assessments
Are you a developed sustainability professional with strong life cycle assessment (LCA) experience looking to make an impact throughout an industry...Apply now
Programme Manager - Farm Impact
Are you driven by making positive tangible difference both environmentally and on the livelihoods of smallholder farmers? The Organic Cotton Acce...Apply now
Our Not-For-Profit Recruitment Service Overview
Acre works with a range of non-profit organizations to help drive programs around sustainability related initiatives. This includes charities, foundations, membership bodies and multi-stakeholder-initiatives (MSIs).
The non-profits that we work with tackle a range of challenges including:
Circular economy including ocean plastics
Human rights including worker safety and gender empowerment
Habitat protection and enrichment
Energy and climate change
We work on a range of positions, including executive level roles (CEO’s, Executive Directors, Operations Directors and other C-level roles), other commercial positions, and roles which require domain knowledge of the issues being addressed. Where we are engaged to source commercial professionals, we can utilize Acre’s Frameworks' competency assessment tool to add extra insight to the interview process.
Acre has undertaken extensive Executive Search work with multi-stakeholder-initiatives, which are formed to facilitate collaboration between a number of different companies looking to address a common challenge. We have undertaken extensive work with non-profits in a range of countries including Europe, North America, the sub-continent (including Bangladesh) and beyond.
We work on permanent recruitment assignments as well as contract and interim assignments. We can also support our clients with consultancy assignments via our extensive network of sustainability interim consultants and freelancers.
Get in touch today to discuss our Non-For-Profit recruitment services.