Job Purpose and Background
Are you passionate about communications and the environment? Are you looking for a role that uses your digital communications and content-creation skills to make a difference?
CDP has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Digital Communications Executive to join the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) Communications team. You will be based in CDP’s Communications and Marketing team in our London headquarters.
The SBTi is a worldwide initiative that motivates companies to set ambitious targets to cut their greenhouse emissions.
You will be responsible for creating, coordinating and promoting content on the SBTi’s digital channels and updating the SBTi website, to achieve the overall goals of the initiative.
About the Science Based Targets initiative
The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) mobilizes companies to set science-based targets and boost their competitive advantage in the transition to the low-carbon economy. It is a partnership between CDP, the United Nations Global Compact, World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and one of the We Mean Business Coalition commitments. The initiative defines and promotes best practice in science-based target setting, offers resources and guidance to reduce barriers to adoption, and independently assesses and approves companies’ targets. www.sciencebasedtargets.org @sciencetargets
The precise description and nature of your role may be varied from time and you may be required to carry out other duties as necessary.
Required skills and experience
Desired skills and experience
This is a full-time role reporting to the SBTi’s Senior Content Manager. Initially the role will be remote-based due to COVID-19, with the expectation to work from CDP’s London office when restrictions allow.
This is a fixed term contract ending 31 December 2022.
Salary and benefits: £25-£27,000 per annum, 30 days’ holiday plus bank holidays, generous non-contributory pension provision, annual discretionary bonus (depending on company performance), Employee Assistance Programme, life assurance, training and development, flexible working opportunities and other benefits.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
How 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 two pages, to [email protected] with 'Digital Communications Executive, SBTi', followed by your first name and surname in the subject. The deadline is 0900 GMT on Wednesday 21st April 2021.
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