Job purpose and background
CDP North America is seeking a dedicated individual to join its Corporate Engagement team and support our corporate engagement efforts. This person will be responsible for engaging with our corporate stakeholders, securing their annual responses to CDP, speaking on a variety of topics including natural resource disclosure and corporate sustainability. This role will report to Senior Manager, Corporate Engagement.
CDP is an international, not-for-profit organization providing the global system for companies, cities, states and regions to measure, disclose, manage and share vital information on their environmental performance. CDP, voted number one climate research provider by investors, works with over 525 institutional investors with assets of US$96 trillion and 115 purchasing organizations with a combined annual spend of over US$3.3 trillion, to motivate companies to disclose their impacts on the environment and natural resources and take action to reduce them.
Since its launch in 2000, CDP has been built on the belief that transparency and accountability drives positive change in the world of business and investment. We have key hubs in London, New York and Berlin. Please visit www.cdp.net to find out more.
Required skills and experience
Desired skills and experience
This is a full time role based at CDP’s New York office in Manhattan. CDP’s annual disclosure cycle runs from February to July, the most critical availability period for this role. Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the US.
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.
To apply, send your resume and a cover letter setting out how you meet the key responsibilities and required skills and experience. Please email [email protected] by March 6 with this specific subject line: ‘CDP NA Sector Lead Corporate Engagement Application – [First Name Last Name]’.