Job Purpose and Background
CDP is seeking a highly motivated individual who thrives in a fast paced, varied and autonomous envi- ronment working at the intersection of the organization’s work on Policy and Forests. The vacancy is an excellent opportunity to develop and implement a program of engagement with policymakers in Latin America, China, South East Asia and Europe with the goal of addressing deforestation that results from international commodity trading. This work forms part of a wider project being conducted by CDP with project partners following support from Norway’s Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD).
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
This is a full time role based at CDP office in London (preferred) or Berlin, reporting to the Global Director – Policy Engagement and with close collaboration with the Forests team. The role is for a fixed term contract until December 2020, with the possibility of further extension. Salary and benefits: £32,000 per annum, annual discretionary bonus, 24 days’ holiday (increasing to 30), generous non-contributory pension provision, life assurance and others. Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the EU.
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 [email protected] with ‘Global Policy Manager – Forests’ in the subject.
The deadline is 6 pm GMT on Monday March 11th. Please note, regretfully only successful short-listed candidates will be contacted.