Acting as an Ethics/CSR consultant working for a consultant company, you will be acting on behalf of a major housebuilding company whereby you will research and assess contemporary ethical and corporate social responsibility issues in gender discrimination against females for your client. pick a company from the list below and research. Having chosen a subject to explore you will research what your chosen company’s current position and policy is, you will examine for the company the pros and cons of corporate social responsibility, research how the company can be informed of their practice through reports and research on the issue, comparison to other companies approaches to the issue and what academic research says can tell us about the issue.
You will be expected to inform the company about how ethical principles and theory and values can guide how the company’s approach to moral decision making.
From this you will make recommendations to the company on how a responsible management approach to the issue you are investigating.
You should choose as your ‘client’ one of the following companies which regularly appear in the Top 10 UK Housebuilders:
Barratt Development Plc
Taylor Wimpey Plc
Bovis Home Group Plc
The Berkeley Group Holdings Plc
Crest Nicholson Plc
Bloor Homes Limited