Senior Sustainability Consultant


£Competitive + Car Allowance + Bonus


Posted 5 months ago

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Acre is excited to partner exclusively with a Fortune 500 real estate business in the search for a Senior Sustainability Consultant who will join their world class sustainability practice.

Our client uses leading sustainability expertise to support, challenge and inspire their employees and clients to create a prosperous economy, a flourishing society and a healthy environment. They receive continued praise in the sustainability sector and in 2018 were named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the tenth consecutive year.

The organisation advises investors, developers and occupiers of property around the world on all aspects of sustainability: developing their sustainability strategies; managing their risks, reporting, design and communications; driving environmental and energy performance improvements; and advising on socio-economic impacts and health & wellbeing.

2018 is proving to be another successful year for the team in which they have seen continued growth in service offerings, revenues, and impact. In recognition of these successes and having identified significant opportunities in the area of Strategic Sustainability Consulting, they are looking to invest further in the growth of the business by hiring Senior Sustainability Consultant.


  • Creation of compelling visions and strategies, undertaking materiality reviews, peer reviews, benchmarking and leading stakeholder engagement
  • Taking a client through the strategy implementation journey, through well-crafted goals, actions plans, and bringing the strategy to life through engagement
  • Challenging and articulating the value of sustainability to businesses, with an understanding of future value creation
  • Creating of thought leadership pieces for communication, to enhance client offerings, and ensure the team remain at the forefront of emerging thinking
  • Leading a number of client accounts and projects, ensuring a professional relationship and exceptional delivery
  • Business development of strategy and implementation services, growing the offering and client base

This role will provide the successful candidate with exposure to cutting edge strategy development and the opportunity to work with high-profile clients. You will be responsible for overseeing and working on the development and implementation of sustainability strategy services across a range of clients including those in the UK and Middle East.


  • Strong experience in developing and implementing ambitious sustainability strategies and programmes
  • A broad range of environmental sustainability programme experience, including areas such as Science Based Targets and Net Positive goals
  • Proven project management experience and excellent communication skills
  • Strong experience in strategy planning, building business cases, and demonstrating the value from sustainability
  • Experience with life cycle assessment methodologies, embedded carbon modelling would be desirable

If you are as passionate about sustainability as this organisation is and are committed to always exceeding your clients' expectations combined with an ability to demonstrate your excellent team-working, communication, analytical and project management skills, then this could be a fantastic opportunity for you. Please click and apply for my details.


Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Nick Daniel 0207 400 5577

Job Ref. BBBH8032