Workforce Engagement and Sustainability Manager

New Permanent

£Competitive + Benefits


Posted 2 weeks ago

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Acre has been engaged by Rathbones, one of the UK's leading providers of high-quality investment and wealth management services for private clients, charities and trustees, with over £47 billion in funds under management.

By recruiting a Workforce Engagement and Sustainability Manager, a brand-new role for the investment management business in their London office, Rathbones is looking to imbed engagement and sustainability into the heart of its business.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support and make recommendations to senior leaders and board members to implement action plans that drive workforce engagement and kick off the firm's sustainability programme
  • Build trusting relationships and collaborate across the organisation to better understand and support engagement
  • Review and contribute to the firm's sustainability strategy
  • Ensure effective communication of workforce engagement initiatives, sustainability projects and preparation of the sustainability report
  • Coordinate relevant external certification standards and liaise with industry bodies

This role offers a diverse remit working closely with both the Company Secretary and HR teams, playing an important role in driving the sustainability agenda and maximizing impact through engagement.

Experience required:

  • Experience of driving industry-leading sustainability initiative
  • Experience of coordinating engagement initiatives and developing action plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to draft and deliver executive-level presentations
  • A proven track record of developing and implementing corporate responsibility and sustainability strategy
  • Experience or a strong interest in diversity and inclusion
  • A collaborative working style, naturally able to build strong and long-lasting relationships

In this role, you will make a significant contribution to the advancement and implementation of sustainability and employee engagement at Rathbones at an exciting and progressive time in its growth and adding to its rich history.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Kate Halstead 02074005585

Job Ref. BBBH8573