Location New York
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive + Commission & Additional Benefits
Reference BBBH13204_1619444690

Join Acre’s Global Research Function

We’re hiring Research & Senior Research Consultants Globally



Acre is a purpose-led business that specialises in social and environmental impact-led recruitment. With offices in London, New York and Amsterdam, we have partnered with the world's most forward-thinking companies for almost two decades, working with the brightest minds. In doing so, we have helped to catalyse solutions for the world's greatest societal and environmental challenges.

Due to organic growth across Acre, we are continually interested to speak to Research Consultants to join our Research Team. Headquartered in London, we are a collegiate team of experienced researchers spanning the entire sustainability value chain, from board room to field. Our Research Team is part of what makes us exceptional; all its members have progressed in their roles and responsibilities since joining the business.

Research Consultants will work with the Regional Head of Research and Research Director to support on search assignments and business intelligence projects. If experienced, they will also support in the continued development and management of the Research Team.

What can you expect to do in this role?

Delivering competency assessment & development

Taking a leading role in team management (dependant on experience)

  • You will help to recruit, train, and develop new members of the Research Team

  • You will work closely with the Regional Head of Research to manage the Research Team pipeline and workload

  • You will promote help champion the research team's capacity and achievements across Acre

  • You will encourage best practice in the use of Acre's CRM system, search technique and other technology platforms that we utilise

What skills will you need?

You will have proven experience in a research capacity within a recruitment/executive search consultancy. As such, you will be highly resourceful and adept with a range of research tools and techniques. In addition, you will have:

  • Exceptional project management expertise

  • A high quality and values driven approach to work, favouring collaborative and innovative methods

  • Exceptional communication skills, with an understanding of how to influence people and situations from both a written and verbal perspective

  • A passion for people; understanding their motivations and facilitating opportunities to bring to life a match between good people and good jobs

What can you expect from Acre?

A fast-paced and challenging work environment

You'll work at the cutting-edge of one of the most rapidly advancing markets for a company with an unparalleled reputation in the sustainability marketplace. We challenge ourselves to attain excellence in everything we do; we enjoy hard work and the success which comes with it. Our reputation and brand that unlocks opportunities quickly.

A competitive salary and clear career path for high achievers

People are our most important asset and at Acre, you'll be able to develop your knowledge of this exciting and globally important area. We have high standards and for those who achieve excellence, we offer a market leading remuneration package and the support to grow a career with clear training and development that's built around you. Flexibility, trust and an investment in your wellbeing & future are really important to us.

The chance to work for an ethical and sustainable company

We work hard to have a positive influence on our staff, customers, local communities and the world at large. We are members of the UN Global Compact and create an annual sustainability report.

Join Us

We work hard to have a positive influence on our staff, customers, local communities, and the world at large. Working on projects which have a positive impact on both society and the environment you will be given the space to be both creative and strategic in your role, in a supportive and development-driven environment. As you play a key role in developing our business, we will work with you to achieve your own development goals.

Acre is a well-known name in the sectors we operate in - you will benefit from an established and professional reputation, a strong database, and a wealth of experience from your colleagues.

With a global presence, we are expanding fast and creating opportunities for our team to transform and develop their careers, be that in your current location or overseas.

If you have the necessary experience and feel that sustainable, values-driven relationship-building could be an interesting path for you at this stage of your career, apply today or contact Chloë Hunt via chloe.hunt@acre.com to discuss this opportunity.