Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary Circa £45,000
Reference BBBH12923_1617010846

BSI's purpose is to inspire trust for a more resilient world. Their solutions and services improve performance and support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Their mission is to share knowledge, innovation and best practice to help people and organizations make excellence a habit. This is underpinned by their role as the national standards body and through their prestigious Royal Charter.

BSI was established in 1901 with 'responsibility to society' as one of its main objectives and this has never been more relevant than it is today. As a signatory of the UN Global Compact, the world's largest sustainability network, they are proud to support its principles, as well as the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Acre is delighted to be supporting the search for a Group Sustainability Engagement Manager. This newly created role, reporting to the Head of Group Sustainability, will be responsible for engaging both internally and externally in a two-way dialogue to ensure the BSI's approach is demonstrating best practice and reporting back on impact.

The role:

  • Mapping and reviewing BSI's sustainability stakeholders to track engagement in collaboration with colleagues in marketing and internal communications

  • engaging relevant stakeholders on BSI's strategy, including developing effective two-way dialogues to support review of materiality process

  • developing communication and engagement materials to raise awareness of BSI's support for sustainability and the UN Sustainable Development Goals

  • support engagement with key partners, including the UN Global Compact

  • leading on BSI's formal sustainability reporting, including developing a strategy to ensure coherence across the annual Sustainability Review, content for the Annual Report and Accounts, the Modern Slavery Statement, UN Global Compact Communication on Progress Reports and other reports as required

Your profile

  • Experienced in communications and sustainability reporting, including engaging with NGOs and corporate partners

  • Expertise in planning and coordinating activity across a large, multinational business

  • Experienced in working cross functionally with multiple stakeholders and deadlines

  • Previous project management experience

  • Experienced running community engagement activities working in partnership with third sector organizations

As a global leader in helping organizations improve their products and services, their clients range from high profile brands to small, local companies in 193 countries worldwide. This role supports the vision of developing organisational alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals and further refining their sustainability strategy and impact.

Apply today if this sounds like your next challenge. If you would like to discuss more the role, please contact Dan Bond via dan.bond@acre.com.