Location: Hong Kong
Length of contract: 4 months, with possibility of 12 month extension
CDP is seeking a project manager with excellent relationship-building and project management skills to contribute to its work addressing commodity-driven deforestation. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated self-starter who enjoys taking ownership of a project, and thrives in a varied and autonomous environment.
About CDP's work on deforestation:
CDP works with the private sector to remove commodity-driven deforestation from global supply chains. This role will develop and deliver a new project to integrate CDP’s existing work addressing deforestation more deeply into Southeast Asia, in particular Indonesia, by engaging the private sector to implement deforestation-free policies in palm oil supply chains.
Successful candidates will be involved in all aspects of the project, including: project design and development; working with the private sector in Indonesia and throughout Southeast Asia; developing partnerships throughout the region; and working with CDP’s existing forests and supply chain teams to deliver this unique and innovative project. This role will deliver the first 4 months of work of what is planned to be a multi-year project.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
The successful candidate will work 5 days per week and must be able to work legally in Hong Kong.
Interested candidates should send a copy of their resume along with a cover email outlining their suitability for the role to [email protected] with ‘Forests Manager: Hong Kong’ in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a final deadline of 8th December, 2017.