Job purpose and background
Are you passionate about working to prevent dangerous climate change, halt deforestation and champion water security? CDP is seeking a dedicated, mission-driven Partnerships Project Officer to join the Partnerships team at CDP. By joining CDP, you will be welcomed into a dynamic, internationally respected and globally represented NGO with opportunities for professional development. This entry-level role represents an excellent opportunity for someone looking to start their career in the environmental space.
The London based Partnership team works with partners in the UK and other regions including Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Russia and works closely with our global counterparts. In this varied role, you will support the growth, development and delivery of CDP’s Accredited Solutions Providers program, working closely with global teams across the organisation to do so.
CDP’s Accredited Solutions Provider program connects our base of thousands of disclosing companies with the providers that can support their environmental measurement, management, and leadership efforts. Their services include verification, software, consultancy, renewable energy, science-based targets and more. Read more about the program here: https://www.cdp.net/en/info/accredited-solutions-p....
Key responsibilities include:
The precise description and nature of your job may be varied from time to time and you may be required to carry out other duties as necessary to meet business needs.
Required skills and experience:
This is a full-time 12 months fixed-term contract to provide maternity cover within the Partnerships team. It is based at CDP’s Central London office reporting to the Global Head of Value Chains and Regional Director Corporations.
Salary and benefits: £22000 - £25,000, 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.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
Before you apply
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How to apply
To apply please:
1.Complete this online form.
2.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 two pages, to [email protected] with ‘Partnerships Project Officer – First name Last name’ in the subject line.
The deadline is 9am on Monday 4th May 2021. Due to volume of applications, if you do not hear from us within two weeks of the deadline you should consider your application unsuccessful.