External Sustainability Communications Manager




Posted 7 months ago

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Acre is delighted to partner with Ball Beverage Packaging Europe in their search for an External Sustainability Communications Manager.

Ball Corporation is the world's leading beverage can manufacturer. Putting technical know-how, passion and innovation at the heart of its business, Ball's ambition is to make the can the most sustainable beverage packaging globally.

Reporting into the European Communications Director and working closely with the European Sustainability Director, this newly created role will provide market narrative on Ball's position across key sustainability themes including the plastics debate and true circular economy.


  • Establish Ball as a thought leader in circularity and recycling, enabling the company to influence the legislative debate and consumer behaviour
  • Develop a powerful narrative and spearhead content creation, from writing press releases to coordinating the development of opinion pieces, infographics and videos
  • Drive and project manage external communications and agency relationships across mainstream, sustainability and trade media
  • Shape strong and influential relationships with media, positioning Ball as an innovative, customer-centric company
  • Act as an ambassador for the business, contributing to sustainability debates and representing the organisation in key forums

You will work in a collaborative and ambitious team, helping to position the can as the most sustainable package in the beverage supply chain and the preferred alternative to other any material.

Key Requirements:

  • A proven track record of developing successful communications materials related to sustainability
  • Degree level communications or marketing
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to build strong and long-lasting professional relationships
  • A proactive and self-motivated attitude, paired with the ability to set priorities and thrive within a fast-moving and multi-cultural environment
  • Fluent English and Spanish is a must

This fantastic new role puts you in a central position to influence the packaging and recycling debate within a progressive company who place sustainability at the heart of their growth strategy.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Tanith Allen 0207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH8284