Sheena Pentin is the founder and director of Careers4Change, a specialist recruitment consultancy connecting purpose-driven individuals with innovative organisations delivering positive social change. While Sheena focuses on leadership roles in social investment firms, trusts, foundations, charities, and social enterprises, she also places people in mainstream organisations that are engaged in impact investment or have an authentic sustainability agenda. She recognises the imperative of embracing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all recruitment processes to create resilient, solution-focussed, and creative teams.
Your workforce can make or break your effectiveness as a social impact organisation. So how do you build your very own A-team? Expert tips for smart hiring strategies – and some common pitfalls to avoid.
Considering a new career path? The purpose-driven field is thriving, says recruitment consultant Sheena Pentin, and a commercial background is valued in many roles. Expert advice on making the leap – or just dipping a toe in.