We are seeking a highly motivated individual to support CDP’s work on the Science Based Targets Initiative.
About the SBTi: The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) is a joint initiative between CDP, UN Global Compact, the World Resources Institute, and World Wildlife Fund, aiming to catalyze change towards a net-zero economy by driving the adoption of GHG emission reduction targets in the corporate sector that are consistent with the ambition required to keep temperature increase well-below 2°C. Over 1,000 of the world’s largest and most influential companies have joined the Science Based Targets initiative to date.
About the position:
The SBTi MRV Technical Manager is a new position, which will sit on the SBTi Target Validation Team. This position was created to lead on the technical development and implementation of a Measurement, Reporting, and Verification (MRV) framework for science-based target setting.
The ideal candidate will have deep technical expertise in the area of corporate emissions accounting and target-setting, understanding of the detailed nuances and complexities of this topic. This role will require project management, frequent internal and external collaboration, and flexibility working with a dynamic and fast-paced team.
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Location: Berlin, London, New York
Interested applicants must be eligible to work in the location which they are applying to work in. This is a full-time fixed term position for one year, with possibility of extension for a second year.
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How to apply:
Interested candidates should submit their application documents (motivation letter, CV, references/certificates, salary expectations and earliest starting date) in English, as a single PDF and via email to [email protected] with “Application –MRV Technical Manager” in the subject line. The deadline for applications is 5 March 2021.