Job Purpose and Background
CDP is looking for a motivated, talented and passionate Data Manager to manage our Data Team based in our London headquarters. If you have a desire to solve environmental issues using the power of data and lead a high performing team of data analysts, this would be an excellent opportunity to develop your career and drive change. You will be responsible for the management of some of the UK-based Data Team and the project management of the quality review and modeling of corporate GHG emissions and other related data points. To be successful in this role, you will be a savvy data enthusiast with proven experience producing statistical models in R and a track record of delivering on projects and managing people.
CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the global system for companies, cities, states and regions to measure, disclose, manage and share vital information on their environmental performance. CDP, voted number one climate research provider by investors, works with over 650 institutional investors with assets of US$87 trillion and 100 purchasing organizations with a combined annual spend of over US$2.7 trillion, to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them.
Since its launch in 2000, CDP has been built on the belief that transparency and accountability drives positive change in the world of business and investment. We have key hubs in London, New York and Berlin.
About CDP’s Data Team
The Data Team is part of the wider Impact & Insights team. Its primary remit is to improve the usability of the corporate climate change, water security and forests data and cities, states & regions data disclosed to CDP by developing and applying robust and transparent methods for data cleaning and modelling. It supplements this work with harmonized data collected from external sources and seeks to enhance accessibility for CDP’s stakeholders. Additional to this, the team produces value-adding analyses that help internal and external stakeholders better understand these vital environmental data, and make better decisions from them. More information regarding the projects you will be managing can be found here: https://www.cdp.net/en/investor/ghg-emissions-data
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Required skills and experience:
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This is a full-time role based at CDP’s Central London office.
Salary and benefits:
Salary: £35,000-£40,000 per annum (depending on experience), Benefits: annual discretionary bonus, 24 days’ holiday (increasing to 30), generous non-contributory pension provision, life assurance and others.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
To apply please email your CV and cover letter (no more than two pages) setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities to [email protected] with ‘Data Manager’ in the subject line. The deadline is 23.00 GMT on 12th February, 2018. Interviews will take place on 22nd and 23rd February.