Job Purpose and Background
Are you looking for a role that combines your experience in the financial sector and your personal ethics? Do you care about preserving our planet’s Forests?
We are seeking an account manager with experience of working in Southeast Asia’s finance sector to join our global, multi-award-winning investor and wider teams in Hong Kong. You will build and maintain relationships with key financial institutions and investors in Asia Pacific to raise awareness, build capacity and support a shift to financing that supports sustainable consumption and production of palm oil. The work will be focused on issues concerning forests and how forests and land-use due diligence can be integrated into everyday business practices. You will have a passion for the environment and feel comfortable communicating with investors, banks and integrated financial institutions to increase transparency and awareness to preserve the world’s forests.
The account manager will be based in Hong Kong and have experience working in the financial sector combined with a passion for maintaining biodiversity, mitigating climate change and securing water resources.
Key responsibilities include:
Essential skills and experience:
Desirable characteristics and skills:
This is a full-time role based at CDP’s Hong Kong office reporting to the Forests Senior Manager and the Regional Lead for Capital Markets. This is a fixed team contract until November 2022 with possibilities of an extension.
Salary and benefits: salary and benefits are dependent on experience. We provide an annual discretionary bonus, 24 days holidays plus public holidays, the opportunity to work flexibly and many others.
Applicants must be eligible to work legally in Hong Kong.
Before you apply
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How to apply
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 ‘Sustainable Finance – Engagement Manager’ in the subject. The deadline is 16 July 2021.