Acre is trusted by world-leading organisations, with an unmatched track record of placing Energy Directors responsible for designing and delivering corporate energy agendas. We support independent service providers and consultancies by sourcing executives to lead on operational and commercial strategy.
We actively maintain an extensive network of energy and carbon candidates with expertise in demand-side strategy, engineering, energy procurement, analysis, sales and commercial functions. Our expert consultants consistently place best-in-class candidates in roles from junior to executive level.
Our end-to-end contract and interim recruitment service utilises a large network of energy & carbon professionals who are available for short-to long-term assignments. We help our clients quickly identify and engage high-impact professionals who can push forward energy & carbon agendas, execute specific projects, or provide quality cover for vacant positions.
"Thank you Acre for your initiative and innovation. This is my second placement with Acre and I'm getting more and more impressed with your work."
Ethical Compliance Manager, Debenhams
"Frameworks is the kind of innovative and bold move we have come to expect from Acre. This initiative leads the way in driving a much needed change in the Health and Safety profession and confirms Acre’s place as market leader. The feedback from assessing the entire Lend Lease Health and Safety team has allowed us to refocus, engage, and develop our people to drive our organisational goal of creating an incident and injury free workplace. Utilising this tool as part of their recruitment offering, Acre support us in making informed hiring decisions and seamlessly transition new staff from recruitment into development"
Martin Coyd, Director of Environment, Health & Safety, Europe - Lend Lease
"Galliford Try used Acre to recruit a CR Manager to the business. The process they followed in matching our requirements with those of potential candidates was very thorough and ensured we received a high quality shortlist. They provided excellent support throughout the process which enabled us to secure our preferred candidate."
Group Human Resources Director, Galliford Try
"Marks & Spencer worked with Acre on specific energy assignments and they understood our recruitment needs well. Their knowledge of the marketplace was impressive and they brought an informed and professional approach to the process."
Senior Recruitment Manager, Marks & Spencer
"We have worked with Acre on a number of assignments across energy and sustainability and have been impressed with their level of service and the calibre of their candidates. Acre’s consultants have demonstrated an in-depth understanding, their professionalism makes them our first choice partner."
Recruitment Manager, Tesco
"The feedback provided from the assessment process run by Acre Frameworks has enabled Keepmoat to fully analyse and understand the development needs of its senior SHEQ team. This is invaluable to Keepmoat as although the managers have the right technical skills, there is a need for them to have stronger management and leadership skills as their roles evolve in a growing business"
Tony Leach, Health, Safety and Environment Director - Keepmoat
"Laing O’Rourke have a vision for doing safety differently and this requires that not only do we approach the subject with a different mindset but that we consider the sort of attributes and characteristics that our people require to be successful in this new paradigm. Acre Frameworks gives us the insight required to allow both the organisation and, more importantly, the individual to focus on areas of strength and opportunity allowing both to excel in these areas of new challenge"
John Green, Health, Safety and Environment Director – Laing O’Rourke
"We had been looking to fill a difficult role for 2 years and had been through several rounds of interviewing without success. With their networking and specialist knowledge of the area, Acre were able to find a number of talented candidates which led to a successful appointment."
Global Technical Manager, Syngenta
"I have worked with Acre, for several years, to secure sustainability experts. I have found their capacity to understand the assignments, rapidly identify and match potential candidates - and then smooth the way to successful appointments - to be outstanding."
Sustainability Manager, Jaguar Landrover
"As trawlermen the world over will attest, you're going to get a better catch if someone knows where the fish are to be found. When it comes to recruitment, Acre appear to know not just where the fish are, but the specific type of fish you are searching for in particular. We were delighted with the recruitment process and the high-calibre candidates it produced. Great service as well."
Head of Community and Campaigns, The Co-operative
European Business Development Manager£Competitive + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Director of Energy Services£70000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Bonus, Car + Benefits
Energy Consultant£30000 - £35000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus + Benefits
Senior Recruitment Consultant: New York$Highly Competitive + Excellent Commission
Associate DirectorCommensurate with Experience + Benefits
Energy Strategy Managercirca £40,000 or Commensurate with Exp