The Strategist Stream

Develop and execute an integrated CSR strategy throughout your business


This membership is ideal for companies who:

  • Want to draw together various aspects of CSR activity into a cohesive and comprehensive strategy which drives their business plan
  • Need to measure the impact of their CSR activities
  • Want to communicate what they are already doing in the area of CSR
  • Need to identify gaps and opportunities
  • Know that CSR credentials are increasingly being sought from employees, customers, suppliers and investors
  • Recognise the importance of reputation and trust to brand loyalty


of millennials won’t take a job from a company that doesn’t have strong CSR values

(2016 Cone Communications Millennial Employee Engagement Study)


of respondents agree a company can take specific actions to both increase profits and improve economic and social conditions in the community where it operates

(Edelman Trust Barometer, 2017)


of Irish consumers consider a company’s reputation when making a purchase.

(BITCI, Amárach Consulting, 2013)


Our expert team of advisers work with Ireland’s most progressive companies across industry sectors to design and implement sustainability and CSR strategies that deliver immediate and on-going results.


By utilising our proven methodology we conduct a baseline assessment and then provide expert advice around risks and opportunities for your business.


We work with your internal teams to create a strategy that makes sense for your short and long term business goals. You also get on-going unique access to our latest insights and case studies from other companies as well as numerous profiling opportunities, network and training events.

Finally, this membership stream provides access to the Business Working Responsibly Mark, our NSAI audited standard on CSR based on ISO 26000.

Benefits of the Strategist Stream include:

  • Dedicated CSR Adviser delivering annual actions plans , reviews and monthly updates
  • Tailored CSR solutions including: baseline reviews, CSR strategy development, stakeholder engagement workshops, materiality assessment, training and engagement tools.
  • Access to the Business Working Responsibly Mark certification
  • Collaborative opportunities & expert seminars
  • Access to our Business Action on Education and Employment programmes. This is our suite of CSR programmes which can be adapted to your company’s needs
  • Annual Events calendar on multiple CSR topics
  • Two exclusive member CEO events per year
  • Speaking and hosting opportunities
  • Profiling in CSR News Ireland – Ireland’s only dedicated ezine on CSR
  • Exclusive access to the on-line Members Only Area
  • Showcasing of your best practice through case studies and events
  • Showcasing on the Business Impact Map
  • Access to the only professional network for CSR professionals

This membership costs from €15,000 per annum

For further information, please contact:

Lorraine O'Toole
Membership Executive

01 - 874 7232