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Sustainable Strategy Manager/ Senior Manager

Leo Partners

Posted on Feb 6, 2023 by Leo Partners

London, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
Annual Salary


We set out to build the world's most trusted consulting firm - using our skills and experience to help our clients become a force for good in the world. We work with the largest and most influential organisations, from FTSE 100 names and central government departments to innovative companies.

You'll find us collaborating shoulder-to-shoulder with our clients, from the big picture right down to the detail:

  • helping them redefine their purpose, vision, goals and strategy

  • delivering complex, systemic transformation programs across entire value chains

  • Proactively managing risk

We do this by slotting seamlessly into their teams and integrating sustainability into the core strategy that drives the organisation, not as a standalone peripheral document.

Our client believes that diversity is paramount to driving creativity, innovation, and value for our clients and for our people, and creating an environment where everyone feels a sense of belonging is central to our culture.

What will you be doing?

  • Helping clients reimagine their purpose as a force for good in the world

  • Advising clients on updating their existing business strategies to account for the emerging sustainability agenda

  • Redesigning operating models across industry value chains

  • Supporting clients to implement changes across their operations and value chains

  • Supporting clients through their Sustainability change journey and embedding Sustainability into the heart of organisational culture

  • Establishing environmental and social impact baselines

  • Identifying opportunities to reduce impact as much as possible (rather than incrementally)

What are we looking for?

Your Experience And Skills Could Include

We're currently looking for senior consultants / advisory leaders to interview for leadership roles, Don't worry about being an exact match with the points below; if you've got the key skills we are after, we would love to talk to you.

  • Sustainability strategy / advisory leadership experience in either an industry or consultancy role

  • Operating model design experience

  • A solid understanding of value chains in Consumer Products & Retail, Pharma, Telco & Media, Government, Resources (Energy), Utilities and Financial Services

  • An understanding of the social and environmental topics affecting business on the Sustainability agenda

  • Transformation and Change management experience

  • Design and deployment of Sustainability / ESG strategies and roadmaps

  • Environmental or social sciences degree and/or work experience

  • Stakeholder engagement / management experience

  • Knowledge of energy and resource efficiency and renewables (MACC curve development would be ideal)

  • Strong communication and client engagement skills

  • Experience of complex systemic change programmes

  • Manging large teams of consultants / experts

  • Winning, managing and delivering globally complex engagements

So, what's in it for you?

Well, it's up to you. it is what you make it.

  • We are B-Corp certified. That means we have taken the first step of using our skills and experience to become a force for good in the world. Balancing people, planet and profit is written into our articles of association

  • Promotion is solely based on your own performance, and we give you every opportunity to progress by having four promotional reviews a year

  • We're proud to put people first with wellbeing at the forefront of our culture, one example of this is that every employee receives £300 a year to put towards their wellbeing! In 2022 this was recognised in our ranking in the UK's Great Place To Work 'Best Workplaces for Wellbeing'.

  • All employees participate in the Group Profit Share Scheme, which seeks to ensure that everyone has a stake in the success of the company.

  • We recognise everyone needs a well-deserved break - As such we have introduced the 'Re-charge' benefit meaning we will offer all employees an additional 2 weeks of paid leave after 5 years continuous service.

  • Lastly, we recognise the importance of work-life balance and we know that the 'ideal' balance will vary from person to person and will change at different stages of our working lives. If you require flexible working, please talk to one of our Recruiters about the flexibility you may need.

Reference: 1878838172


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