As Pinnacle Pet Group grows we are looking for an Environmental, Social and Governance expert to drive our ESG strategy 

Key Responsibilities


  • Working with senior leaders to carry out Pinnacle Pet Group’s ESG strategy and taking ownership of key projects
  • Develop subject matter expertise on ESG-related topics (e.g. sustainability, DEI) relevant to challenge and inform company strategy
  • Exploring ways to enhance and improve the ESG capability, and formulating cases for investment
  • Identifying and working with third parties to further ESG proposition
  • Working on horizon scanning for emerging or changing relationships that are key to our ESG objectives
  • Benchmarking peer on engagement and partnership with other Financial Institutions, to ensure we remain competitive and recognized as thought leaders with a specific lead focus on ESG
  • Help to develop and maintain a culture whereby employees embody DEI and sustainability initiatives (e.g. factoring in sustainability requirements into their working day-to-day)
  • Reporting - setting up methodology, templates and managing the reporting process, coordinating Finance, HR, Ops and Risk.
  • Setting up and rolling out an ESG strategy

Key skills

  • Working knowledge in and about ESG with the understanding on how to deliver and implement strategies
  • Skilled in senior stakeholder management, including ability to engage a broad and diverse range of internal and external stakeholders, and a good cross-functional collaborator
  • Proven track record of successfully executing and driving organisational change, delivering projects aligned with wider corporate goals through influence and collaboration
  • Ability to independently prepare findings reports and presentations, and to identify new ways of working
  • Enjoy taking on a high-visibility role within a business and skilled at generating excitement around a shared company vision
  • Have pride in your work and consistently deliver to a high standard
  • Self-starter who can excel in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment
  • Excellent communicator
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Passion for developing people
  • Commercially orientated - keeps commercial aspects continually in mind when taking actions or making decisions
  • Assimilate complex data and information objectively to inform recommendations

About us;

We are part of the Pinnacle Pet Group (PPG) – a pan European fully integrated pet insurance and health services platform which was set up as a joint venture between JAB Holding Company and BNP Paribas Cardif.  PPG’s ambition is to create the leading pet insurance and health services platform globally.

Over the last two years, through the success of our partnership strategy, which includes Sainsbury’s Bank, PDSA and Post Office, we’ve doubled the size of our business.  We have ambitious growth plans through UK and European partnerships, and own brand and a clear vision for the development of our customer and partner proposition.

Not only do we have big ambitions for innovation, customer experience and growth, we also pride ourselves on being a great place to work.  We know not everyone works best confined to the four walls of the office, which is why we embrace hybrid working.  Our teams come together to collaborate in the office when needed, but we also have the space and the freedom to work from home.  We believe people should have the best of both worlds to foster creativity, social connections, shared learning autonomy and productivity.  It helps support a good work-life balance, and it’s the way we want to be.

We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to eliminating discrimination in the workplace and to promoting equal opportunities for all staff.

We are proud of our diversity, which is one of our core strengths.  We want all of our people to thrive in an environment where bringing a different perspective is welcomed.  We reflect the broad diversity of the customers we serve and we embrace an inclusive working environment.

If you want to work as part of a team, building and delivering something exceptional which will make a difference to pet owners and their pets and if you want to have fun in the process, we would love to hear from you.

We are unable to offer sponsorship for this position.

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