Hooray are reducing

our Carbon Footprint

This means we are committed to calculating and reducing our impact on climate change  year on year in line with the global goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C.

This has been independently validated by "Go Climate Positive".

About us

Hooray is an independent recruitment agency in the heart of Cheltenham. Our recruitment consultants partner with candidates and businesses across the whole of Gloucestershire and the South West, helping to bring the best talent, to the right job.

Our philosophy is simple – we believe in delivering the most effective recruitment solutions to our clients and candidates with passion and tenacity whilst always being committed to sound ethical principles. Promoting diversity and fairness we approach each vacancy or assignment with unparalleled commitment and believe every success is worth celebrating.


We are committed to:
  1. Reducing our emissions from Fuels (Scope 1) by 5% year-on-year
  2. Reducing our emissions from Electricity (Scope 2) by 5% year-on-year
  3. Reducing our emissions from of Value Chain (Scope 3) by 2.6% year-on-year


We have committed to reducing emissions over the next year by:

  1. Installing heating timers (turning off heating evenings & weekends).
  2. Reduce office thermostat by 1 degree C.
  3. Investigate renewable energy for office.
  4. Implement daily audit to ensure unused items are switched off.
  5. Reduce MB IT cloud storage 7% yoy by deleting emails/not sending large attachments.
  6. Reduce commuting CO2e by 7% yoy through staff engagment program.


Our Net Emissions is the total amount of greenhouse gases we produced in the year once the amount we saved has been taken into account.

Net Emissions



Carbon Footprint

This is the total amount of greenhouse gases we produced in the year.

Actual Emissions



Equivalent to


flights London-New York

Carbon Handprint

This is the total amount of greenhouse gases we saved in the year.

Offsets Purchased



Emissions Avoided




Our benchmarks allow us to compare our emissions with the average amount that other organisations in our industry sector produce.

Emissions Intensity


kgCO2e per employee placed in a permanent role


This chart shows how our emissions have changed over the last 5 years.


Reducing our Business Travel

We are committing to reduce our commuting CO2e by 7% yoy through a staff engagement program.

Turning off the Heating 

We have committed to fit a heating time to ensure the heating is turned off when the office is not in use to enable us to save energy through the night and over weekends. 

‘Go Climate Positive’ is a membership programme that makes it easy for businesses to calculate, reduce and offset their carbon emissions. It is designed to adhere to the GHG Protocol Corporate Standard and Corporate Value Chain Standard.

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