Job Purpose and Background
CDP is a leading international charity founded 18 years ago to address the dangerous threat of climate change. It has since grown to become the world's foremost system for companies and cities to report on carbon emissions, water stewardship and deforestation. We operate key hubs in London, New York and Berlin with other representation in the rest of Europe, Brazil, Australia, Japan, India and China.
CDP North America (CDP NA) is an independent 501(c)3 charity, based in New York, which works in close association with other members of the CDP operation throughout the world. Our office is growing, and we are seeking a highly motivated individual with skill-sets in operations, communications and data management to support the highly motivated, successful, and ambitious Supply Chain team at CDP. CDP’s supply chain program works with the largest companies in the world to improve the environmental performance of their supply chains by engaging their suppliers. If you have a passion and desire to proactively work to with businesses to prevent dangerous climate change, then this is the ideal role for you.
The Project Officer (PO) will be based in CDP’s New York office and will report to the Director of Corporate Engagement and Strategic Partnerships. The PO will be responsible for carrying out critical activities to support CDP’s Supply Chain team. The key areas of responsibility include: creating content for external presentations, industry-specific research, supporting the development of data outputs, and providing administrative support to the Supply Chain team. Attention to detail, efficiency and the highest-level of organization are fundamental to this role.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
Desirable skills and experience:
This is a full time role based at CDP’s New York office in Manhattan.
Salary and benefits: Competitive NGO salary, annual discretionary bonus, excellent health & dental benefits, non-contributory 401k (additional contributory 401k amount optional), 24 days’ vacation annually.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the US.
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 ‘Application for Supply Chain Project Officer, New York’ in the subject. The deadline is July 13, 2018. Please note: Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis.