15 months fixed term contract, London-based
Job purpose and background:
CDP has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual with proven self-starter skills to support the Cities, States and Regions team (CStaR). The successful candidate will be responsible for increasing the use of cities data by city governments and other key stakeholders by understanding and defining the requirements for data use across all CStaR stakeholders and partners. The focus of the role is to enhance usability and data visualisation of our data products and services to strengthen CDP's position as premium data provider and solidify our unique selling point. Over 500 city governments and 100 state and regional governments worldwide use CDP’s system every year to report their progress on tackling climate change. Major universities, the UNFCCC, the World Bank, the IPCC, and hundreds of other organizations rely on CDP’s data for research and decision-making.
The role is based in CDP’s London office and reports directly to the Operations Manager in the CStaR team. The role will be a fixed term contract of 15 months with the potential to extend based on future funding.
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Required skills and experience:
Desirable skills and experience:
The Data Officer role is a full-time role based in CDP’s Central London Office. The successful candidate will work 5 days per week. You will be offered a 15 months fixed term contract, ideally starting as soon as possible.
Salary and benefits: Competitive NGO salary, flexible working, 24 days of annual leave p.a.
How to apply:
To apply please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than one page, to [email protected] with ‘Data Officer CStaR, First name, Last name’ in the subject.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK for the term of the contract. We are not able to sponsor this position.
Due to the high volume of applications only short-listed candidates will be notified.
Application deadline is 23rd July at 12 pm GMT. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and interviews will be held as soon as possible.
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