Senior Consultant

New Permanent

Circa £35,000


Posted 2 weeks ago

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Impactt is an award-winning consultancy specialising in ethical trade, human rights, labour standards and international development. Their work enables organisations to improve working conditions and livelihoods across global supply chains in a way that brings clear business benefits to both ends of the chain.

Acre is delighted to be working in partnership with Impactt to recruit a Senior Consultant.

In this role you'll support a wide-ranging client work in a variety of sectors worldwide, leading projects, developing products and services, and growing accounts.

By developing solutions that meet workers' and businesses needs, you'll support Impactt's mission of tackling pressing social issues, from modern slavery to empowering women.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Executing accurate, objective and high-quality work, making balanced, considered recommendations based on robust evidence coupled with creativity, innovation and practical thinking.
  • Communicating with clients and stakeholders in a professional, objective, and clear manner, submitting reports and materials in line with agreed timelines.
  • Proactively and independently lead, manage and grow a number of medium to large clients and supporting the growth of larger accounts.
  • Demonstrate excellent project management skills.
  • Independently writing clear, concise, proposals to engage potential clients
  • Conducting standard fieldwork in the UK and internationally independently.

In this role you will have the opportunity to significantly develop ethical trade related skills and specialize in one or more of Impactt's core services: social audits and investigations; remediation programmes; and training and organisational change.

Your Experience:

  • 3-4 years' experience of delivering work across the ethical trade or sustainability sectors
  • Project management experience, able to work independently and manage complex challenges
  • Commercially minded, comfortable with business development including proposal writing and client meetings
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Willingness and ability to travel to other regions up to 30% of your time
  • Practical knowledge of ethical trade/responsible sourcing / the social compliance agenda beyond compliance activities

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Ethical Trade Consultant to work with an organisation helping to bridge the gap and deliver real change on the ground for workers and businesses, with a change-focused, innovative and practical approach. If this sounds like your next challenge, please apply below.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Dan Bond 02074005855

Job Ref. BBBH8717