Job purpose and background
CDP is looking for an experienced project manager who is passionate about setting up and leading complex projects in an NGO environment.
As part of its strategic ambitions CDP has defined a set of transformation and project initiatives to realize its strategic goals of higher impact, improved stakeholder experience and disclosure information.
Successful execution of this portfolio of projects over the coming years is a priority of the Executive Leadership Team of CDP. To this end, we are strengthening our transformation and project delivery capability by setting up a new Transformation & Project Management Office to help initiate, monitor and accelerate projects, act as a sparring partner to project owners and support CDPs Executive Leadership Team in respect of screening, selecting and prioritizing projects to define a project portfolio aligned with CDPs overarching strategy.
The project manager will set up and lead our Question to Score program and reports to Global Director, Transformation & Projects.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
This is a full-time, fixed-term contract role to October 1, 2021, reporting to the Global Director, Transformation & Projects.
Salary and benefits: Level 4 role, Competitive NGO salary and benefits, 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 others.
Before you apply
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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 two pages, to [email protected] with ‘Project Manager, Question to Score’ in the subject. The deadline is 6 PM London time on April 8.