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 Website Manager, Fixed Term Contract - CDP London

 

CDP is seeking an energetic, communications savvy self-starter with the technical ability to administer and take responsibility for CDP’s website. This individual will play an integral role in our communications team to work with the organization.

Key responsibilities

  • On-going management, continuous improvement and optimization of CDP’s website;
  • Create and update website content;
  • Maximize the impact of marketing communications campaigns through online activity by working with colleagues from across the organization;
  • Develop innovative online activity to better position CDP data and offerings as key information for a diverse user group including investors, governments and companies;
  • Analyze website traffic using web analytics tools and tailoring structure and content to reflect user patterns; and
  • Manage online communications tools such as blogs, online surveys.

Key requirements

  • Strong online communications and writing ability;
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript skills;
  • Experience managing websites using CMS (preferably Microsoft SharePoint 2010);
  • Proficiency in a wide range of creative software including Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, with applied experience creating and editing graphics for online;
  • Knowledge of email campaign management software;
  • Sound knowledge of Google Analytics and ability to analyze website traffic and produce statistical reports;
  • Familiarity with media file formats and FTP clients;
  • A passion for digital and the ability to keep on top of current trends;
  • Ability to coordinate and manage multiple priorities and information from global teams in a fast moving environment; and
  • Familiarity with multiple social media tools and platforms, including Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube would be an advantage.

This is a full time fixed term position for six months. If you are interested in applying please send your CV, together with a brief explanation of how your skills and experience match our requirements to:patrick.hinton@cdp.net

Applications will be taken on a rolling basis.


 

 

 Voluntary internship, CDSB - CDP London

 

CDSB is seeking an enthusiastic intern to work in our global secretariat to support the team in expanding the organisation’s scope beyond climate change to natural capital. The internship will be at our London office and you will have the opportunity to be involved in a range of activities including research, communications, policy and campaigns.

This opportunity will allow you to gain experience and skills across a number of key areas and will be valuable experience for anyone seeking a career in the areas of research, communications, environmental policy and campaigning, climate change and sustainable business. The internship will run across a key milestone as CDSB rebrands and repositions itself, launches a new reporting framework and a number of key pieces of technical research whilst running a campaign on climate change disclosure and fiduciary duty to support the positive agenda in the lead up to the UN climate negotiations in Paris in 2015 and prepares its new strategy.

Tasks will vary from researching international policy and regulation, preparing briefings, event coordination for the launch of our framework, to updating the website and social media activities, supporting the Executive and Managing Directors. A positive attitude and a commitment to working for the environment, self-motivation, intellectual curiosity and the ability to grasp new and complex topics will be key to your success.

You will have regular learning and development opportunities and be given full support in developing the skills needed to thrive in a professional environment. You will have the opportunity to hone your skills in a number of key areas and receive constructive feedback on your work from experienced professionals.

Key requirements and skills

  • Candidates will be educated to graduate level;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Willingness to learn and the ability to pick up new skills quickly;
  • Able to act on initiative with a degree of autonomy;
  • Friendly and personable individual that can work well in a team;
Desirable but not essential
  • An interest in and knowledge of climate change, sustainable development, natural capital, corporate reporting, international accounting standards, economics and finance;
  • Working knowledge of other languages.

CDSB is looking to recruit an intern for 4 days per week for at least 3 months. The maximum duration for internships is 6 months. In instances where interns are not working full time, they should ideally commit to set days each week. Please note: this role is an unpaid internship. Lunch and travel expenses within London (zones 1-6) will be reimbursed.

CDP London office, 3rd Floor, Quadrant House, 4 Thomas More Square, Thomas More Street, London, E1W 1YW

To apply for this position or if you have any questions on this role please email Thomas O’Neill at Thomas.oneill@cdsb.net. Please include “CDSB Project Support” in the email subject line, and identify the documents you are sending by including “[your name] cover letter” and “[your name] CV” in the file name.

Deadline for submissions:9am, March 12 2015;

More information on CDSB and CDP can be found at www.cdsb.net.

 

 Voluntary internship, CDP investor initiatives - CDP London

 

A unique opportunity to gain experience and expertise of the business impacts of climate change, water and forests for an intern. You will gain hands on experience of working with investor institutions and have the opportunity support the team engaging and providing investors with information.

You will be working with the Investor Initiatives team who is responsible for managing relationships with CDP’s investor signatories and members, which represents 822 institutional investors with assets of $95 trillion and ensures that the financial community has access to the best available corporate information on climate change, water and forests risk commodities to help drive investment towards a sustainable economy.

You will also have the opportunity to work closely with all team members and global offices staff, and will be based in our London office. This internship will require you to assist and support the Investor Initiatives team in:

  • Providing signatories/members with data;
  • Support global offices in their engagement with investors by assisting with the preparation of presentations;
  • Support our engagement work with investors: provide investors with engagement topics based on their holdings;
  • Support the data innovation team building tools to help investors use CDP data; and
  • Support the research team doing sectorial research and writing reports.

Key Requirements and Skills

  • An academic background in Economics, English, Environmental studies;
  • A good understanding of climate change, water and forests risks, sustainability and/or socially responsible investments;
  • Excellent writing English skills – the ability to produce reports to a high standard in a short timeframe;
  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail and a record of accuracy;
  • Strong self-motivation and an ability to work effectively under pressure; and
  • Experience with Microsoft office (Bloomberg would be a plus).

Interested candidates should send a copy of their CV with a short cover letter outlining their suitability for the role by 9am Monday 9th March 2015. The email should be sent to Henry Repard at henry.repard@cdp.net with ‘Intern, Investor CDP’ in the subject line.

This is an unpaid intern position for 3-5 days per week and is based in CDP’s London office, starting ASAP until the end of June/July.

Deadline for submissions: 9/03/2015

Recruitment contacts at CDP

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3818 3900
recruitment@cdp.net

Jobs

 

  1. Website Manager, Fixed Term Contract  - CDP London
  2. Voluntary internship, CDSB - CDP London
  3. Voluntary internship, CDP investor initiatives - CDP London
Investor Research Analyst, Investor Research Team
 

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