Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive + 35% Bonus Potential + Private Medical + Pension 10%
Reference 16280

Sage's brilliant sustainability team is growing, and fast. Sage wants to build a diverse, dynamic and high performing team of sustainability experts who can support the design and execution of its sustainability vision and strategy.


  • This person will report directly into the Sustainability EVP and will have two direct reports.

  • They will operate at all levels of the organisation from C-suite to shop floor and will support the EVP's engagement with key external stakeholders such as investors and the media.

  • They will support the EVP in helping Sage become a leader and thought leader in this space.

  • What's more, they will design and implement Sage's Climate Strategy as part of the company's broader sustainability strategy. This includes delivering a strategy and implementation plan, monitoring performance, and reporting progress to the relevant stakeholders.

  • They will work closely with the Sustainability EVP and relevant internal and external stakeholders, particularly the procurement, facilities, Risk and comms teams.

  • They will go beyond climate risk to consider related opportunities, strategic partnerships, and Sage's ambition as it will be a key enabler of the Sustainability Strategy.

  • This individual will also lead on the identification, governance, and execution of strategic initiatives linked to this Strategy ensuring alignment with wider Corporate Strategy.

  • They will monitor and report on performance against targets and communicate climate change and environmental issues to stakeholders.


Sage is open to where you're based, and there is flexibility to work this role remotely.

Does this sound like the perfect next role: the opportunity, not only to work for an international payments processing FinTech, but to be part of making a tangible difference to a more sustainable future? If so, then do get in touch!

For more information on this role, then please contact Kitty Grubb at Acre on kitty.grubb@Acre.com. Looking forward to hearing from you soon.