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 India.
As CDP’s India Director, you will have full responsibility for managing the development and continued growth of our impact in India. Working closely with other regional leaders and the Managing Director of Asia Pacific, you will lead the 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 India, with a focus on people development and promoting CDPs values within the team and externally. As the Director for the India office you will be an integral part of our Asia Pacific team and the broader global leadership team.
Key responsibilities include:
The precise description and nature of your role may be varied from time to time and you may be required to carry out other duties as necessary.
Required skills and experience:
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in India. This is a permanent role based at CDP’s India office in New Delhi, with an opportunity to renew at the end of the term.
Benefits: Competitive NGO salary, 22 day’s holidays (+ public holidays), training and development opportunities and many more.
Before you apply
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How to apply
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 to [email protected], which should be no more than two pages. The deadline is 17:30 (India Standard Time - IST) on 5th September.