Job Purpose and Background
Do you care about preserving our planet’s Forests? Would you like to work with policy makers and financial institutions to decrease deforestation? Do you have experience in policy and knowledge of Forests?
This role engages the intersection of the organization’s work on Policy and the Financial System, on the topic of Forests. You will develop and implement a program of engagement with policymakers and Financial Institutions (i.e. Capital Market Regulators, Central Banks, Supervisory Authorities) in South East Asia with the goal of addressing deforestation that results from international commodity trading. Your work forms part of a wider project being conducted by CDP with project partners following support from Norway’s Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD). This is an excellent opportunity to make a difference to our Forests in South East Asia.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
This is a full-time role based at CDP office in Hong Kong (preferred) or remotely from Jakarta, Indonesia, reporting to the Director of SEA and with close collaboration with the Policy and Forests team. The role is for a fixed term contract until 28 February 2021, with the possibility of further extension. CDP will offer a competitive NGO salary and generous benefits. Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China or Jakarta, Republic of Indonesia.
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 ‘Policy & Regulation Manager – Forests, South East Asia’ in the subject.
The deadline is 6 pm GMT on Friday July 31st. Please note, we are sorry that only successful short-listed candidates will be contacted.