Location: Berlin, Germany
Application deadline: 10 Jan 2019
Earliest starting date: 1 Feb 2019
CDP Europe, one of the world’s leading climate change NGO’s, is seeking a highly motivated individual to join CDP’s corporate engagement team. In your role as Senior Project Officer Forests, you will familiarize yourself with our Forests program and how public disclosure of the world’s largest companies and their sourcing of palm oil, soy, cattle, timber and rubber can help reduce deforestation. This is an exciting position at the crossroads of corporate work and the public good. You will work in close cooperation with corporates, investors and policy makers, and strengthen awareness, transparency and action against deforestation and forest degradation. Using CDPs unique practical approach to achieve a water secure, climate friendly planet, you will together with the wider team accompany companies on their journey towards environmental leadership through reporting standards, scoring, reports, C-Level events, benchmarking and supply chain services. Within the CDP Europe Corporate Engagement Pillar, you will report to the Associate Director Corporate Engagement and become part of a lively and dedicated team in Berlin.
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What we offer:
The successful candidate will work five days per week and must be able to work legally in Germany. This full-time role is based at our office in Berlin, Germany.
Interested? Interested candidates should submit their application documents (motivation letter addressed to Kate Redington, CV, references/certificates, salary expectations and earliest starting date) in English, as a single PDF and via email to [email protected] with “AM Forests – First name Last name” in the subject line.
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Deforestation leads to some 15% of global GHG emissions. Join us in helping to protect the world’s forests and a thriving economy!