Job Purpose and Background
Are you an inspiring leader looking for the next step in your career? Do you enjoy building relationships and teams to drive environmental change? Would you like to work for an ethical employer and be part of a pioneering global organization in the environmental sector?
CDP has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to lead, manage and develop our work in China. As CDP’s China Director, you will have full responsibility for managing the development and continued growth of our impact in China. Working closely with other regional leaders and the Managing Director of Asia Pacific, you will lead the China team and head up all our work in country, including running a legal entity with oversight of both its business operations and administration.
You will bring your reputation as an expert and a business leader in climate change and the environment and be responsible for growing impact and income in the region. You will lead the team in China, with a focus on people development and promoting CDPs values within the team and externally. As the Director for the China office you will be an integral part of our Asia Pacific team and the broader global leadership team
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
Benefits: Competitive NGO salary, 25 day’s holidays (+ public holidays), training and development opportunities and many more.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in China. This is a 5-year contract role based at CDP’s China office in Beijing, with an opportunity to renew at the end of the term.
Before you apply
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How to apply:
Please email your CV and a covering letter (in English) 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 ‘Director, China’ in the subject. Deadline for applications is 17:30 (China time) on Friday 6 August 2021.