Are you looking to join the global race to stabilise both the environment and the economy? Are you looking for a role that combines your professional experience with an ethical focus? CDP is where business leaders, financiers and policymakers turn for innovative, systemic solutions. This is an exciting, impact-oriented role working on a globally significant issue – the global water crisis. You will drive the day-to-day operations of the Water Security Team globally and be involved in the delivery and management of key outputs, analysis and strategic relationships. You will support the production of cutting-edge research, advocacy and innovation to mobilise the world’s largest coalition of non-state actors to tackle the global water crisis. Ultimately, you will be working to put water at the heart of business, financial and policy decision-making.
You will be joining one of the world’s most influential environmental organizations, leveraging more than 7,000 companies with over 50% of global market capitalization and institutional investors with assets of US$87 trillion. This is in addition to over 750 cities, states and regions, making CDP’s platform one of the richest sources of information globally on how companies and governments are driving environmental change. You will be part of a vibrant workplace that welcomes diverse perspectives, talents and contributions, where innovation and impact are a way of life.
About the team
Established a decade ago, CDP’s innovative Water Security initiative has driven a step change in the way in which the private sector engages with water issues. As we turn our sights to the future, we are seeking a dynamic individual to join our Water Security Team and support the delivery of CDP’s Water Security Strategy globally.
Key responsibilities include:
The precise description and nature of your job may vary from time to time and you may be required to carry out other duties as necessary to meet business needs.
Required skills and experience:
This is a full time, permanent contract based at CDP’s headquarters in Central London, UK. Flexible working is fully embraced by the organisation and we encourage you to explore this at interview.
Salary and benefits: Salary ranging from £26,821 - £32,362 per annum dependent on experience, annual discretionary bonus scheme (dependent on company performance), 30 days’ holiday excluding bank holidays, a generous non-contributory pension provision, life assurance, and others.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the UK.
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 Cate Lamb, [email protected] with “Senior Project Officer, Water Security” in the subject line followed by your first name and surname. Please note, individuals that do not meet the required skills and experience need not apply.
The closing date for applications is 18th November, 2019 at 08:00 GMT. Interviews will take place 25th – 26th November with the role to start as soon as possible.