CDP has an exciting opportunity for an exceptional external-facing Associate Director to represent CDP globally by building strong relationships with strategic partners to advance city, state and regional action on climate change.
You will work within the growing cities, states and regions team, reporting to the Global Director, Cities, States and Regions. You will be a senior member of the cities, states and regions team and will line manage a team of four experienced managers across North America, Latin America, APAC and EMEA who are responsible for growing the program in their geography, building relationships with cities, states and regions, forging key regional partnerships, and fundraising. You will also line manage the Senior Engagement Officer for Cities.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
The role is based in one of CDP's global offices. The successful candidate will work 5 days per week with occasional evening work and frequent international travel. This contract is a fixed-term, maternity cover role for 12-14 months from February 2019.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in at least in one country where CDP has an office* for the entire period of the contract. We are not able to sponsor this position. Please include in your application which country CDP has an office in that you have the right to work in.
*Berlin, Beijing, Hong Kong, Delhi, London, New York, São Paulo, Tokyo
UK benefits: Competitive NGO salary, flexible working, annual collective performance bonus scheme, 24 days holiday per annum, pension provision up to 8% of salary after 3 months employment.
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Interested? Please send a copy of your CV with a cover letter explaining how you meet the key responsibilities; why you are interested in this role and how it fits with your career plans, to [email protected]
Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, so early applications are encouraged. The deadline for applications is 25 January at 5pm GMT.
Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to respond to all applicants.