Senior Consultant

  • London, UK
  • Nov 19, 2019
Experienced (8+ years) CSR/Sustainability Marketing/Communications Research Strategy Consulting

Job Description


Our team is based in the UK and the US, and has a unique blend of experience and expertise unified through our passion to make business thrive. We are partner-led which means all clients work directly with at least one founder of the business, who have all worked on some of the highest profile sustainability strategy and communications programmes of the last two decades.

We are focussed on driving three significant changes:

    help business to reframe and re-orient its role in society

    help brands re-wire for the age of sustainable consumption

    help organisations protect the human rights of the people they rely on

Our work includes Strategy | Programme Creation and Delivery | Target Setting | Communications & Content | Leadership Engagement | Stakeholder Engagement | Advisory Boards

The Senior Consultant role

This role is based in our London office and will involve working closely with our other consultants, researchers, entrepreneurs and creative thinkers, across a wide variety of client projects. Our clients are widely spread and so the role may involve international travel.

The main responsibilities are:

  • Providing high quality strategic counsel and advice to senior clients

  • Leading a range of strategy, engagement, communications and operational projects. This may include deep issue specific research, stakeholder roundtables, strategy development and goal setting, external and internal communications programmes

  • Directing and overseeing client work from pitching to delivering including budgets, time plans and ongoing management

  • Briefing colleagues and leading on the approach to solutions and thinking

  • Ensuring excellent work at all times

  • Preparing strong presentations, research materials and written reports

  • Leading senior level meetings and engagements with clients and other stakeholders

  • Actively contributing to company thought leadership, events and marketing initiatives

Required skills and experience

  • At least 10 years in a sustainability consultancy role (client side experience also welcomed)

  • Inspiring, engaging and persuasive writing, pitching and presentation skills

  • Eloquent creative thinker, with big ideas and able to bring them to fruition

  • Able to engage with and influence senior decision makers and stakeholders

  • Solid grounding in all areas of sustainability and responsible business, and ideally with a deep specialism in more than one area of our work, sectors or topics.

  • Skilled and trusted relationship builder, able to establish and grow accounts and own network

  • Able to effectively self-manage and deliver your own projects

Competencies and characteristics

  • Motivated, proactive and passionate to always do great work

  • Confident working with senior colleagues and liaising with C-suite level clients

  • Relish the challenges and opportunities of working in a small team in a fast-paced environment

  • Innately client-oriented, responsive and agile

  • Good understanding of the levers to achieve change

  • Eye for detail including excellent written and numerical skills

What we offer

Competitive salary depending on experience – full time or contract depending on requirements. Competitive paid holidays and flexible working available. You’ll be working with big names on fascinating projects. As an early joiner to our team, you will be able to contribute to shaping and building our business and offer to clients. 

How to apply

Please get in touch at with your CV, cover letter and salary expectations or visit