Location: Berlin, Germany
Application deadline: Rolling
Desired starting date: As soon as possible
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to support CDP’s work on the Science Based Targets Initiative.
About the SBTi:
The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) is a joint initiative between CDP, UN Global Compact, the World Resources Institute, and World Wildlife Fund, aiming to catalyze change towards a net-zero economy by driving the adoption of GHG emission reduction targets in the corporate sector that are consistent with the ambition required to keep temperature increase well-below 2°C. Over 1,000 of the world’s largest and most influential companies have joined the Science Based Targets initiative to date. Please visit www.sciencebasedtargets.org to find out more.
About the position:
The SBTi Technical Manager is a new position. The postholder will work to help develop technical resources, guidance and tools to drive the adoption of climate targets in line with the ambition required to limit warming to 1.5°C with a special focus on industry and heavy emitting sectors. A core responsibility will be to lead a project intended to develop guidance to inform 1.5°C-aligned targets in the cement industry. You will report to the SBTi Net-Zero Senior Manager and will be part of the SBTi Technical Working Group.
Key responsibilities include:
Required skills and experience:
Desirable criteria (optional)
What we offer:
The successful candidate must be eligible to work legally in Germany. This is a full-time role based at CDP’s Berlin office reporting to Senior Manager, Net-Zero.
Interested? Please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experi-ence or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages, to [email protected] with ‘Application – SBTi Technical Manager’ followed by your first name and surname in the subject. The deadline is Friday 24th April 2021.
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