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Sustainable Business

At GS2 we support organisations who have the desire to develop sustainable strategies, and support the drive to a net zero future, through our executive search, recruitment, and talent advisory services.

With a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities within business, we are dedicated to connecting exceptional individuals with purpose-driven organisations to advance the transition to a more sustainable economy.

Our sustainable business practice encompasses a diverse range of sectors including: 

Real Estate
Food and agriculture
Professional services

By utilising our extensive global network of top-tier professionals, we help businesses integrate sustainability into every aspect of their organisation, supporting SME’s through to large corporations to build high-performing, purpose driven teams that excel in their markets and deliver sustainable growth with commercial returns.

Typical assignments include:

Chief Sustainability Officer
Head of ESG Consultancy
Corporate Sustainability strategy
Sustainability Lead - Development
Head of Sustainability
ESG Consultant
Global Head of Health and Safety
ESG Lead
Sustainability Analyst
Global Lead - Supply Chain Risk
Head of Environment
Global Lead - Responsible Sourcing

To discuss further, please contact our team today


GS2 are the future of recruitment!. Every element covered in extensive detail to ensure that the correct candidates are found. Josh, Naz and the teams approach is personal, specific and with incredible customer service to keep you fully informed before, during and after the assignment. Can’t rate them highly enough, a fully deserved 5 star experience.
Simon Bown - Director of HSEQ at KeolisAmey

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Director of HSEQ
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Find your next challenge

Are you looking for your next challenge within a sustainably conscious organisation? At GS2 we partner with organisations, who like you, believe in leaving the world better than they found it.

Posted 2 days ago

Sustainability Manager

  • SalaryCompetitive Salary
  • LocationBicester, Oxfordshire, South East, England
Sustainability Manager  Are you inspired by working within an ambitious, people-orientated organisation that focuses on building truly sustainable homes? Do you enjoy being in a broad sustainability position, where you can get involved in a range of ESG topics?Do you want to be part of a small team that will enable you to be supported and grow with the organisation?  If so, look no further…   A diverse and influential position has arisen for a Sustainability Manager to join Greencore Homes, a business that is not only committed to building sustainably, but motivated to lead the industry in the delivery of net zero homes.   Reporting to the Head of Sustainability, you will play a critical role  driving forward Greencore’s high standards for environmental and social sustainability. With clear goals and ambitions, this position will see you engaging with all teams internally as well as external business partners.    Why the Sustainability Manager  position is something you should apply for:Greencore is an ambitious organisation with plans to build 10,000 homes by 2035.This position has the opportunity to develop and grow with the organisation. Greencore are committed to not only building sustainably, but being sustainable. This is demonstrated by the ambitious strategy that is updated annually and continued investment into the team. To ensure sustainable materials are used, Greencore manufactures their own timber framed panels. Directly reporting to the Head of Planning and Sustainability who can support development.You will join a business consisting of people that want to make a difference and play a critical role in the housebuilding sector.   The successful Sustainability Manager will: ●  Have experience within a sustainability / environmental position.  ●  Able to build relationships across internal teams and external partners.  ●  Be a solutions led individual with experience of project management.  ●  Assist in the effective delivery of Greencore’s Sustainability Strategy 2025.  ●  Work across a range of sustainability topics including ESG policy horizon scanning, social impact, biodiversity, and more!    In return the successful individual will receive an attractive compensation package consisting:  ●  Competitive Salary ●  Discretionary Bonus ●  Car allowance / electric car scheme ●  Private pension scheme  ●  25 days annual leave plus bank holidays  ●  Additional benefits    If this could be of interest, please apply now through our retained partners and sustainability executive search organisation GS2 Partnership.
Posted 2 days ago

Interim Health & Safety Manager

  • Salary£320 per day
  • LocationCumbria, North West, England
What we need: GS2 partnership are working with a leading food and drink manufacturing located in Cumbria, dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of safety and quality in their operations. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Health and Safety Manager to join our team for a 6-month contract.   What you will do: - Oversee and manage all health and safety protocols within the plant. - Ensure compliance with all relevant health and safety legislation and industry standards. - Conduct regular risk assessments and safety audits. - Develop and implement effective health and safety policies and procedures. - Provide training and guidance to staff on health and safety best practices. - Investigate and report on any accidents or incidents, implementing corrective actions as needed. - Collaborate with management to foster a culture of safety within the workplace.   What you will need: - NEBOSH Diploma (we will also consider candidates with a NEBOSH General Certificate). - Proven experience in a Health and Safety Manager role within a manufacturing, engineering, or similar background. - Strong knowledge of health and safety legislation and best practices. - Excellent communication and leadership skills. - Ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities.   What you will get: - £320 per day (IR35 to be determined)  - Opportunity to work with a dedicated and professional team - Valuable experience in a leading in a manufacturing environment   What to do now: If you are passionate about health and safety and have the required qualifications and experience, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to work with our client today and contribute to maintaining a safe and efficient working environment.  

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