Job Purpose and Background
Are you passionate about driving corporate ambition and action in order to avoid the most catastrophic effects of climate change and reach a net-zero emissions economy? With COP26 to be held in Glasgow this year, 2021 marks a critical year for the UK, and CDP is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Corporate Relations and Commit to Action teams in London for a 2-years fixed term contract. This position is an exciting opportunity to apply campaigning skills and climate change knowledge in the context of an environmental NGO that works with many of the world’s largest multinationals.
About the Corporate Relations Team and Commit to Action Team
The Commit to Action (CTA) Program focuses on driving the transition to a 1.5°C net-zero emissions society, by working with the world’s most influential companies on a suite of climate leadership initiatives such as the Science Based Targets initiative and its flagship campaign Business Ambition for 1.5°C andRE100.
The London based Corporate Relations team works with companies in the UK and other regions including the Middle East, Africa and Russia and works closely with our global counterparts. In this role, you will support the delivery of CDP’s Commit To Action strategy. You will work closely with global teams across the organisation to ensure a smooth experience for companies reporting through the CDP platform.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
This is a full-time role based at CDP’s Central London office reporting to the Associate Director, Commit to Action.
Salary and benefits: £28,000 - £30,000, 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.
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How to apply
The deadline is Monday 15 February at 17:30 (GMT).