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Senior Specialist, Sustainability - Partner & Fan Activation

United Kingdom, England, WokingSustainability

Job description

Purpose of role

To support the delivery of specific Partnership and Fan sustainability activations across all Racing series, from identifying the right partners and solutions to help deliver our sustainability goals to informing partnership agreements and supporting project implementation.


Key accountabilities

  • Conduct research that informs engagement activities with partner prospects that help deliver McLaren’s sustainability objectives
  • Support delivery of existing partner sustainability activations, hospitality experiences and events and external messaging of these initiatives
  • Delivery of research and implementation of fan sustainability education and behaviour change programmes
  • Support delivery of a strategy to leave a lasting positive legacy at the locations where we operate and race through partner and fan activations
  • Support work with the McLaren Accelerator team to deliver the sustainability aspects of McLaren Accelerator projects
  • Reports to the Lead, Sustainability, Partner & Fan Activation

Job requirements

Desired experience, skills & behaviours

  • Experience of delivering commercial and charitable partner and fan/public sustainability activations with tangible sustainability outcomes
  • Experience of delivering and gaining recognition for innovative, engaging and impactful sustainability education and behaviour change programmes and events (ideally using ISO20121)
  • Experienced in analysing and interpreting data / information to draw appropriate conclusions and make practical recommendations that improve sustainability performance
  • Able to demonstrate a good understanding of sustainability issues, particularly in relation to the McLaren Racing four pillars of net zero, circular economy, diversity, equality & inclusion and health & well-being and frame sustainable solutions as opportunities
  • Effective communicator, able to inspire and motivate stakeholders to take greater levels of accountability and adopt more sustainable practices
  • Strong relationship building skills, working collaboratively across partners, teams and networks
  • Highly organised, able to deliver multiple concurrent projects/ initiatives
  • Collaborative and cooperative team player, equally willing and able to work on own projects whilst supporting other team members as needed

What can McLaren offer?

We strive to provide a fun, innovative, collaborative and open culture where everyone’s input is welcome, and everyone feels part of our achievements. We work hard to create a culture of continuous improvement and support this with a proactive approach to management and personal development.


McLaren Racing is based at the iconic McLaren Technology Centre on the edge of Woking. Our large campus includes a gym, swimming pool, restaurant and indoor and outdoor break-out areas, as well as direct access to park land. MTC is connected to Woking mainline station via regular shuttle buses, from which London Waterloo is a 32min train ride.


We encourage hybrid working patterns to give you options to balance your home life and hobbies with your work, and offer a comprehensive package of benefits including private healthcare, car schemes, life insurance and generous pension contributions.

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