Job purpose and background
Are you passionate about driving corporate ambition and action in order to avoid the most catastrophic effects of climate change and reach a net-zero emissions economy?
With COP26 to be held in Glasgow this year, 2021 marks a critical year for the UK, and CDP is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Corporate Relations and Commit to Action teams in London for a 10 months fixed term contract.
This is a role would specifically be to work on the project partnership with Breakthrough Energy, Bill Gates-founded coalition of private investors that supports the innovations that will lead the world to net-zero emissions.
One of the key project goals it to define a framework that articulates the impact of investing in emerging climate technologies. This framework will align with existing standards and protocols, including the SBTi Net-Zero framework. More information on the project can be found on the project website.
Key responsibilities include:
The Engagement Manager, Net-zero technologies will work to successfully deliver the following outputs:
Required skills and experience:
We are looking for someone with experience in engaging high profile with hard to abate sectors before or worked on innovation or supply chains.
This is a full-time role based at CDP’s Central London office reporting to the Global Head of Value Chains.
Salary and benefits: £35,364 - £45,000 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.
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 a page, to [email protected] with ‘Engagement Manager, Net-zero technologies – First name Last name’ in the subject line.
The deadline is 11th May 2021 COB.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
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