(Brussels-based, 1 year fixed-term contract, with possibility of extension)
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Application deadline: Rolling
Earliest starting date: As soon as possible
The CDSB Secretariat team is ambitious, dynamic and works to create the enabling conditions for companies to disclose high-quality climate and environmental information to their investors, contributing to financially resilient capital markets worldwide.
As a Policy Manager, you will be responsible for driving CDSB’s engagement and support of Government departments, supervisors and regulators. Specifically, you will be the policy lead within an international project team working to create the enabling conditions for high-quality information reported to investors by companies on their climate change and environmental performance in Europe.
CDSB is an international award-winning initiative and this position in the global Secretariat provides the successful candidate with an exciting opportunity to gain experience and make your mark on the corporate reporting landscape, helping to ensure the crucial interface between financial and non-financial information related to climate and the environment.
The successful candidate will have experience in influencing European and EU Member State policy and an understanding of the sustainable finance and ESG reporting agendas in Europe.
CDP hosts the CDSB Secretariat, and the role will be based in CDP Europe’s offices in Brussels and will report to the Policy & External Affairs Director in Berlin.
Policy Manager responsibilities include:
The successful candidate wil have:
The contract of employment will be with CDP Europe. Please note that some international travel may be required.
What we offer:
The successful candidate will work five days per week and must be able to work legally in Belgium. This full-time role will preferably be located at our office in Brussels, Belgium. The successful candidate will work closely with global CDSB Secretariat and report to the Policy & External Affairs Manager, based in Berlin, Germany.
Interested? Interested candidates should submit their complete application documents (motivation letter addressed to Michael Zimonyi, CV, references/certificates and salary expectations) in English, as a single PDF file and via email to [email protected] with “Policy Engagement Manager – First name Last name” in the subject line.
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