Senior Consultant




Posted 5 months ago

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Acre are delighted to partner with Ergon Associates, a global consultancy focused on labour standards, human rights and gender equality, to hire a Senior Consultant.

Ergon has over 13 years of experience in partnering with clients to support them on their strategic decision-making, regulatory compliance, supply chain due diligence and human rights reporting.

They work with leading companies from all sectors including retail, FMCG, manufacturing, hospitality, finance, extractives and agriculture, tailoring their solutions to provide practical and client-centred outputs.

Reporting to the Directors, the Senior Consultant will be responsible for developing, leading and delivering a broad range of impactful projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Deepening and enhancing existing client relations as well as developing opportunities to promote Ergon's services to new clients
  • Identifying client needs, defining methodologies and developing tailored solutions
  • Leading projects and teams, ensuring they are executed to the client's expectations, on time, on budget and in line with quality standards
  • Contributing to the businesses commercial growth strategy and thought leadership capabilities

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in human rights due diligence coupled with proven commercial acumen and business awareness. You will be innovative, creative, adaptable and detail oriented; a consummate team player comfortable with supporting and mentoring team members.

Experience required:

  • Demonstrable business or consultancy experience within business and human rights, with experience of delivering projects for clients in developing countries
  • Experience of stakeholder engagement with a range of different actors across the private and public sphere
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving and project management skills with experience of delivering workshops and training
  • Fluent English speaker and writer, with excellent inter-personal, verbal and written communication skills

This is an exceptional opportunity to support the growth of a well-regarded consultancy, building on their reputation for excellent human rights due diligence. For more information, please get in touch.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Georgie Beach 0207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH8095