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Long Business Description:

Organization:European Climate Foundation
Position:Associate, Climate Science – Strategic Communications
Duty Station:Location flexible
Deadline for Application:18 July 2020
Experience Requirements:
Essential:
• Demonstrated understanding and professional experience of communications in the scientific community, gained either as a communications professional or science / environment journalist
• Familiarity with discussions and debates around climate mitigation, adaptation, geoengineering, impacts and policy
• Proven ability to read scientific literature and understand / communicate the key findings
• Calm familiarity with the full range of tasks and processes found within a busy, modern press office or external communications role
• Ability to liaise with a wide range of stakeholders, including experts, journalists and civil society
• Outstanding English language skills, with a track record of producing engaging and impactful communications materials
• Excellent knowledge of digital platforms and social media, and awareness of their use in strategic communications interventions, with demonstrated experience of producing stories for legacy and digital media and / or briefing colleagues and consultants to carry out this work
• The disposition to work generously with colleagues in a high-trust global community of peers
• The strong multidisciplinary skillset necessary to flourish in a fast-paced and wide-ranging work environment and work nimbly across phone/video conferencing, timezones, slack, email, Trello, etc
• A commitment to an inclusive and empowering approach to facing climate change Desirable: • Contacts with relevant journalists, scientists and organisations working on climate change
• Additional language skills a plus.

Address: Latin America or United States
Long Business Description:

Organization: Rainforest Alliance
 
Position: Associate, Farm Intelligence
 
Location:  Latin America or the US preferred
 
Deadline for Application: 30 September 2020
 
Term: Full-time, Associate level position
 
Experience Requirements: Master’s degree (or bachelor’s degree + 2 additional years’ experience) in agronomy, social studies, sustainability or related field; Minimum 2 years working experience in environmental conservation field – preference for a candidate with experience in voluntary standard systems and experience working with smallholder farmers groups; 1 year working experience in the cocoa sector. Knowledge of or experience with traceability systems is a plus; Knowledge of innovation, keenness towards technological solutions and their applicability in low-resource settings; Strong research skills and resourcefulness; ability to understand and analyse data in various formats, aggregate information and summarize complex information succinctly; Excellent interpersonal and writing skills with ability to interact culturally, linguistically, and diplomatically with diverse internal and external individuals; Self-motivated, with ability to work independently, under pressure; Strong attention to detail, prioritize tasks and stay focused; Proficient in Microsoft applications (Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook); advanced proficiency with Excel; familiar with the use of IT tools for mobile data collection and/or various farm management applications; Candidates with written and verbal proficiency in French or Spanish are preferred; Ability to travel internationally and domestically (contingent on base-location).
 
Email: recruitment@ra.org 
Job Announcement: https://my.hirehive.io/rainforest-alliance/jobs/67017/associate-farm-intelligence-latin-america-or-united-states-preferred
 

Address: Latin America or US Preferred
Long Business Description:

 
Organization: Rainforest Alliance
 
Position: Associate, Farm Intelligence
 
Duty Station: Latin America or the US preferred
Deadline for Application: 30 September 2020
Term: Full-time, Associate level position
 
Experience Requirements: Master’s degree (or bachelor’s degree + 2 additional years’ experience) in agronomy, social studies, sustainability or related field; Minimum 2 years working experience in environmental conservation field – preference for a candidate with experience in voluntary standard systems and experience working with smallholder farmers groups; 1 year working experience in the cocoa sector. Knowledge of or experience with traceability systems is a plus; Knowledge of innovation, keenness towards technological solutions and their applicability in low-resource settings; Strong research skills and resourcefulness; ability to understand and analyse data in various formats, aggregate information and summarize complex information succinctly; Excellent interpersonal and writing skills with ability to interact culturally, linguistically, and diplomatically with diverse internal and external individuals; Self-motivated, with ability to work independently, under pressure; Strong attention to detail, prioritize tasks and stay focused; Proficient in Microsoft applications (Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook); advanced proficiency with Excel; familiar with the use of IT tools for mobile data collection and/or various farm management applications; Candidates with written and verbal proficiency in French or Spanish are preferred; Ability to travel internationally and domestically (contingent on base-location).
recruitment@ra.org
Job Announcement: https://my.hirehive.io/rainforest-alliance/jobs/67017/associate-farm-intelligence-latin-america-or-united-states-preferred

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Long Business Description:

Organization:California Air Resources Board (CARB)
Position:Attorney III
Duty Station:Sacramento, CA, US
Deadline for Application:6 July 2020
Experience Requirements:In addition to evaluating each candidate’s relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate: Candidates should have a desire to advance the underlying objectives of CARB to protect and enhance California’s air quality and address climate change. Candidates should have the ability to work with high-level government officials, as well as experience dealing with members of the public, technical staff, and other public agencies, and should be familiar with the functioning of administrative agencies in State government. Among other qualities, the most highly desirable candidates will have: 1. Extensive background or in-depth knowledge of the federal and State laws governing greenhouse gases, other environmental laws (e.g., California Environmental Quality Act), administrative law, and constitutional law). 2. Excellent writing skills. 3. Demonstrated capacity to analyze issues arising under federal, State, and local laws and effectively provide clear recommendations on complex multidisciplinary issues. 4. Ability to work quickly and effectively under pressure to identify issues, develop solutions, and produce products within a short timeframe. 5. Demonstrated capacity to communicate clearly, effectively, and professionally — both orally and in writing — to technical, lay, and policy-oriented audiences. 6. Demonstrated capacity to work cooperatively with a team and work independently to complete work assignments.Special Requirements:Active membership in the California State Bar prior to appointment. If you are new to CA state service, you must have taken and passed the Attorney III examination in order to be eligible to be hired for this position.
Contact   Rebecca.holven@arb.ca.gov 

Business Website Address: Rebecca.holven@arb.ca.gov
Long Business Description:

Organization: GAF AG 
Position: Business Manager, Forestry and Climate Change 
Duty Station: Munich, Bavaria (Freistaat Bayern), Germany 
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: Permanent
 
Experience Requirements: 
Senior position (at least 10 – 15 years of work experience); fluency in English (further foreign language skills desirable);
PhD or Master degree; experience and achievements in organizational, financial and personnel management for large volume/complex projects;
professional competence and mastery of subject matter in the area of EO applications for improved tropical forest management; excellent knowledge of GIS/remote sensing/image processing software, and cloud environments;
 
nice to have: experience in providing consultancies/technical advice and/or conducting projects for to Multi-Lateral Development Banks, national donors, developing countries and/or international organisations 
Contact Name: Olivia Deuter
Email: recruiting@gaf.de 
Job Announcement: https://www.gaf.de/jobs/forest-and-climate-change-project-task-manager 
Organization’s Website: https://www.gaf.de/

Long Business Description:

Organization:  BURN Manufacturing
Position: Carbon Fellow
Duty Station: Ruiru, Kenya
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: Fixed term
Experience Requirements:

MBA or Bachelor degree, ideally in Economics, Finance, Engineering, or the Sciences.
Previous experience in strategic/management consulting and/or in market research or M&E.
Knowledge of sales and marketing fields.
Excellent Communication skills in both written and spoken English.
Excellent analysis/number-crunching background, ideally including financial modeling and analysis.
Excellent graphical presentation skill.
Excellent desktop and networking research skills.
Hands-on experience with carbon offset or GHG reduction projects Desired.

Contact  Sylvia Kokonya  
Original Job Announcement

Long Business Description:

Organization:  BURN Manufacturing
Position:  Carbon Manager
Duty Station: Ruiru, Kenya
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: Fixed term
Experience Requirements:

3+ years Project Management experience: expertise in project management and demonstrated ability to coordinate complex projects with many stakeholders to deliver results on time 
3+ years Monitoring and Evaluation Experience: experience managing M&E in the field, ideally for a carbon offsetting project
Familiarity with carbon methodologies and protocols, global carbon policy, and carbon standards
Very strong quantitative experience, including statistical analysis familiarity, database management familiarity, and mastery of Microsoft Excel
Excellent presentation and communication skills – a mastery of conveying complex quantitative information clearly and concisely
Ability to work and coordinate with several teams and stakeholders
Bachelor’s Degree from University
Master’s Degree / MBA is a plus
Excellent English language skills

Special Requirements:

Operations and P&L management experience for B2C and B2B clean-energy product distribution  Hands-on carbon L experience, ideally with a cookstove project, either on the implementation or auditing side
Language skills in French and/or Portuguese

Contact:   Sylvia Kokonya
Job Announcement: 

Address: Brussels, Belgium
Long Business Description:

Organization: Bioenergy Europe
Position: Certification Officer
Duty Station: Brussels, Belgium
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: Full time position, 6-months fixed term contract
Experience Requirements: Technical background (certification, standards, auditing, biomass, bioenergy, etc.); • Full professional proficiency in English (written and spoken); • Experience with ENplus® is an asset; • Procedures oriented; • Autonomy and meticulousness; • Fast learner; • Team player with a positive attitude, sociable and reliable.
Email: info@bioenergyeurope.org
Job Announcement: https://bioenergyeurope.org/article.html/231
Organization’s Website:http://www.bioenergyeurope.org

Long Business Description:

Job Vacancy

Organization:   Bioenergy Europe   
Position:   Certification Officer   
Duty Station:Brussels, Belgium
Deadline for Application:  until suitable applicant is found
Term:Full time position, 6-months fixed term contract
Experience Requirements:  Technical background (certification, standards, auditing, biomass, bioenergy, etc.); • Full professional proficiency in English (written and spoken); • Experience with ENplus® is an asset; • Procedures oriented; • Autonomy and meticulousness; • Fast learner; • Team player with a positive attitude, sociable and reliable.
Email: info@bioenergyeurope.org  
Job Announcement: https://bioenergyeurope.org/article.html/231
 
Organization’s Website: http://www.bioenergyeurope.org

Address: Brussels, Belgium
Long Business Description:

Organization: Bioenergy Europe
Position: Certification Officer
Duty Station: Brussels, Belgium
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: Full time position, 6-months fixed term contract
Experience Requirements: Technical background (certification, standards, auditing, biomass, bioenergy, etc.); • Full professional proficiency in English (written and spoken); • Experience with ENplus® is an asset; • Procedures oriented; • Autonomy and meticulousness; • Fast learner; • Team player with a positive attitude, sociable and reliable. Contact Email: info@bioenergyeurope.org 
Job Announcement: https://bioenergyeurope.org/article.html/231

Address: Washington, D.C. and Remote
Long Business Description:

Organization: Verra
 
Position: Chief Policy and Markets Officer
 
Duty Station: Washington, DC preferred (working remotely during COVID-19, with long-term flexible work arrangements possible)
 
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
 
Experience Requirements: 15+ years of relevant professional experience, including 5+ years in leadership roles managing high-performing teams and cross-cutting collaborations. Contact
 
Name: Sara Mickens, Email: smickens@verra.org
Announcement: https://verra.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=38

Address: Remote / Based from home
Long Business Description:

Organization: UNICEF
Position: Climate Finance Consultant
Duty Station: Remote/ home-based
Deadline for Application: 16 August 2020
Term: 12 months, part-time
Experience Requirements: • At least 5 years of working experience and technical knowledge in successfully developing climate finance proposals and mobilising funds through multilateral climate and environmental funds (e.g. GCF, Global Environmental Facility) is required. • Experience in providing technical research to expert in support of formulation of GCF proposals with demonstrated experience in project development, implementation and management is an asset. • Master’s in climate change, environmental sciences/management, international development, or any other relevant degree. • Technical knowledge of GCF investment criteria, policies and procedures is preferred. An overall technical understanding of climate change in UNICEF’s core sectors (WASH, education, health, child protection, nutrition, etc.) is an asset. • Strong organizational, planning, and analytical skills. • Excellent written and verbal communication in English. • Good judgment, initiative, high sense of responsibility, tact and discretion. • Demonstrated cultural sensitivity and ability to establish harmonious working relations in a multicultural environment.)
Contact Email: jstephens@unicef.org
Job Announcement: http://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/job/533438

Address: Berlin or Cologne, Germany
Long Business Description:

Organization: NewClimate Institute  Position:Climate Policy Analyst, Energy
Duty Station:Berlin or Cologne, Germany
Deadline for Application:14 August 2020
Experience Requirements: Master’s degree, Strong knowledge and experience with energy system analysis including bottom-up modelling or similar (spreadsheet based) modelling, Aptitude for quantitative analysis and proficient knowledge of tools and techniques for working with data
Name: Lena Gentes  Email:recruitment@newclimate.org
Job Announcement:https://newclimate.org/about-newclimate/careers/climate-policy-analyst-with-an-energy-systems-analysis-focus-r-2005/
 
Organization’s Website:http://www.newclimate.org
 

Address: Cologne or Berlin, Germany
Long Business Description:

Organization: NewClimate Institute
Position: Climate Policy Analyst
Duty Station: Berlin or Cologne, Germany
Deadline for Application: 14 August 2020
Experience Requirements: Master’s degree, Good knowledge of development- and environmental-economics theory, Able to analyze complex problems, developing and using advanced methods, and to communicate findings to a range of different audiences
Contact:   Lena Gentes Email: recruitment@newclimate.org
Links Job Announcement: https://newclimate.org/about-newclimate/careers/climate-policy-analyst-with-an-economics-focus-r-2004/
Organization’s Website: http://www.newclimate.org

Long Business Description:

Organization:   UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)
 
Position:Communications Consultant
 
Duty Station:Work remotely
 
Deadline for Application:29 July 2020
Term:5 months
Experience Requirements:
 
Excellent oral and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills and ability to updates websites using WordPress. and; ability to cope with juggling multiple tasks across diverse projects in an organized and timely manner; attention to detail. Knowledge of social media and virtual communications channels is desirable, as is experience of writing copy for online audiences.
 
The consultant is expected to work support colleagues in implementing communications strategies and work plans. The consultant should have the ability to establish and maintain good working relations in a multicultural and geographically dispersed environment across teams. A hands-on, pragmatic approach is desirable. A University degree required in communications, marketing, international relations, business, event management, public relations or a related field. At least two years working experience is required in PR, communications, marketing and /or events.
 
Up-to-date proficiency with communications best practices, including social media. Experience in using webinars and online meeting platforms, event coordination and website updates. English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For this post, fluency in written and oral English is required. Working knowledge of other UN languages is desirable.
 
ContactName:Wenmin Li
Email:wenmin.li@un.org
Announcement:  https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=138102&Lang=en-US
Organization’s Website:https://www.unepfi.org/

Address: Washington, D.C.
Long Business Description:

Organization:  U.S. Climate Alliance
Position:  Communications Director 
Duty Station:Washington D.C., US
Deadline for Application:until suitable applicant is found
Experience Requirements:5 years previous communications experience, preferably in support of a government agency or political leader, or in a policy-oriented organization. Demonstrated track record of success in developing an effective, multi-faceted communications strategy and achieving communication impact goals. Demonstrated ability to think critically, creatively and innovatively. Ability to maintain composure and think clearly in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment. Good networking skills, active press contacts and a strong ability to build relationships with reporters, editors, producers and bookers. Ability to use personal discretion in handling sensitive information.
Job Announcement:https://unfoundation.org/careers/career-opportunities/

Address: Los Angeles, California, USA
Long Business Description:

Organization: David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Position: Communications Officer – Oceans and Climate
Duty Station: Los Altos, CA, US
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Experience Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent At least 8 years of relevant work experience including: communications experience in climate change, ocean conservation, and other environmental issues; nonprofit, philanthropy and/or public affairs experience; experience providing communications counsel to an organization’s senior staff Ideal candidate has worked for international organizations especially in the geographies we fund.
Announcement:
https://packard.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/41?c=packard

Address: Los Altos, California
Long Business Description:

Organization: David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Position: Communications Officer – Oceans and Climate
Duty Station: Los Altos, CA, US
Deadline for Application:  until suitable applicant is found

Experience Requirements:  A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent At least 8 years of relevant work experience including: communications experience in climate change, ocean conservation, and other environmental issues; nonprofit, philanthropy and/or public affairs experience; experience providing communications counsel to an organization’s senior staff Ideal candidate has worked for international organizations especially in the geographies we fund.
Job Announcement:  https://packard.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/41?c=packard

Long Business Description:

Organization:  Save the Children
Position:  Consultant, Climate Change and Child Displacement
Duty Station: Deadline for Application: 9 August 2020
Experience Requirements: • Relevant Master’s degree or PhD in environmental science, social science, economics or environmental/CC related disciplines • Strong proven research expertise in climate change adaptation, climate resilience, natural resource management, low carbon development, climate finance, or related topic areas. • Good familiarity with current migration research and recognised migration theories • Demonstrated MEAL technical expertise and experience of evaluating climate change programmes and policies in developing countries is highly desirable • Demonstrated experience in leading and managing the delivery of significant projects and contributing to international development assignments for an international client, in a consultancy role or as a staff member within a major aid agency or think-tank • Proven research skills, including leading field-based and remote research, instrument design, quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis, and research communication. • Experience working with SC or similar child focused agency is an advantage • Demonstrable experience working on child rights, migration and/or displacement-related issues. • Excellent oral and written analytical and reporting skills, including fluency in written and spoken English • Proficiency in other core languages in region of focus is an advantage (E.G. French, Spanish, Arabic) • Familiarity with relevant project management tools
Announcement: https://www.savethechildren.net/careers/apply/details?jid=43770
Organization’s Website:https://www.savethechildren.net/

Long Business Description:

Organization:  Save the Children 
Position:  Consultant, Climate Change and Child Displacement
Deadline for Application:9 August 2020

Experience Requirements:• Relevant Master’s degree or PhD in environmental science, social science, economics or environmental/CC related disciplines • Strong proven research expertise in climate change adaptation, climate resilience, natural resource management, low carbon development, climate finance, or related topic areas. • Good familiarity with current migration research and recognised migration theories • Demonstrated MEAL technical expertise and experience of evaluating climate change programmes and policies in developing countries is highly desirable • Demonstrated experience in leading and managing the delivery of significant projects and contributing to international development assignments for an international client, in a consultancy role or as a staff member within a major aid agency or think-tank • Proven research skills, including leading field-based and remote research, instrument design, quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis, and research communication. • Experience working with SC or similar child focused agency is an advantage • Demonstrable experience working on child rights, migration and/or displacement-related issues. • Excellent oral and written analytical and reporting skills, including fluency in written and spoken English • Proficiency in other core languages in region of focus is an advantage (E.G. French, Spanish, Arabic) • Familiarity with relevant project management tools
 
Job Announcement:  https://www.savethechildren.net/careers/apply/details?jid=43770
 
Organization’s Website:https://www.savethechildren.net/

Address: Home based
Long Business Description:

Organization: CDP Position: Consultant, Evaluation NICFI Corporate Behavioral Change (II)
 
Duty Station: Home-based
 
Deadline for Application: 9 September 2020
 
Experience Requirements: The recruited consultant(s) or consultant firm should have an extensive experience in evaluation of environmental policy / sustainable land use policy and preferably a sound experience in conducting evaluations using a case study approach. Deliverables: inception report, to be approved by CDP before evaluation begins. At this stage the method and research questions will be refined and agreed by both parties. • Sampling strategy, timeline for the evaluation, and evaluation matrix. • Data-collection tools, e.g. survey and interview guidelines. • Raw data • Framework for data inputs and sources (i.e. spreadsheet filled in with data collected and interview’s results) • Final report, including recommendations for potential next phases of the projects or the overall strategy to be implemented by CDP Forests at policy level.
Special Requirements: Interested candidates should contact linda.sansico@cdp.net. The subject line should be titled: Evaluation-NICFI-Corporate-Behavioral-Change.
 
Email: linda.sansico@cdp.net
 

 
Organization’s Website: http://www.cdp.net

Business Website Address: http://www.cdp.net
Address: Home based
Long Business Description:

Organization: CDP
Position: Consultant, Evaluation NICFI Corporate Behavioral Change (II)
Duty Station: Home-based
Deadline for Application: 9 September 2020
Experience Requirements:
The recruited consultant(s) or consultant firm should have an extensive experience in evaluation of environmental policy / sustainable land use policy and preferably a sound experience in conducting evaluations using a case study approach. Deliverables: inception report, to be approved by CDP before evaluation begins. At this stage the method and research questions will be refined and agreed by both parties. • Sampling strategy, timeline for the evaluation, and evaluation matrix. • Data-collection tools, e.g. survey and interview guidelines. • Raw data • Framework for data inputs and sources (i.e. spreadsheet filled in with data collected and interview’s results) • Final report, including recommendations for potential next phases of the projects or the overall strategy to be implemented by CDP Forests at policy level.
 
Special Requirements: Interested candidates should contact linda.sansico@cdp.net. The subject line should be titled: Evaluation-NICFI-Corporate-Behavioral-Change.
 Email: linda.sansico@cdp.net
 
 Job Announcement: https://www.cdp.net/en/info/accredited-solutions-providers
Organization’s Website:

Address: Home based position
Long Business Description:

 
Organization: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
Position: Consultant, Final Evaluation REDD+ Results
Duty Station: Home-based
Deadline for Application: 21 September 2020
Term: 6 months
 
Experience Requirements:
The assignment will be conducted by an evaluation company with the following expertise and capacities: • Technical experts in forests and climate change research with a minimum 5 years’ experience in evaluating such initiatives • Available networks of local experts in the eight priority countries for data collection purposes • Proven experience conducting theory-based evaluations, i.e. outcome assessments and impact evaluations • Technical experts with excellent communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills • Extensive experience producing written products (in English) for a variety of audiences, including bilateral and multilateral partners, and governments • Technical experts with a strong knowledge of issues related to forests and climate change, REDD+ policies and policy impact evaluation are preferred. 
Email: CIFOR-PMC@cgiar.org
  Job Announcement: https://www.cifor.org/career/202008190000000001/consultant-for-final-evaluation-for-cifors-a-global-comparative-study-for-achieving-effective-efficient-and-equitable-redd-results 

Address: Virtual consutant for African Continent
Long Business Description:

Organization: Financial Sector Deepening (FSD Africa)
Position: Consultant, Green Finance
Duty Station:Virtual position
Deadline for Application: 4 September 2020
Experience Requirements:Understanding of the current state of knowledge and practice in green finance • Expertise in consulting within the field of green finance, evidenced by successfully completing relevant assignments within the last three years • Experience working on analysis, policy, regulation, market development or other relevant activities in the financial systems of emerging economies Strong economic/conceptual analysis capabilities evidenced by the qualifications of key personnel
Email:bids@fsdafrica.org
Job Announcement:https://www.fsdafrica.org/jobs-opportunities/fsd-network-green-finance-strategy-development/
Organization’s Website:http://www.fsdafrica.org

Long Business Description:

Organization:  NAP Global Network – Country Support Hub (NAP Global Network)
Position: Consultant, NAP Project in Turkmenistan
 Duty Station: Ashgabat, Ahal, Turkmenistan
Deadline for Application: 7 August 2020

Term: 26 days during the period between August 2020 and February 2021
Experience Requirements:Master’s degree in a relevant field. Demonstrated expertise in policy analysis. Demonstrated expertise in climate change adaptation and the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process. Good knowledge of climate change and the political system(s) in Turkmenistan / Central Asia. Strong research and writing skills. Fluency in English and Russian (spoken and written) required.
Job Announcement:http://napglobalnetwork.org/about/work-with-us/

Address: Budapest, Hungary
Long Business Description:

Organization: Vertis Zrt.
Position: Emissions Wholesale Trader
Duty Station: Budapest, Hungary
Deadline for Application: 31 October 2020
Term: Long-term career prospect
Experience Requirements: • 5+ years experience as a wholesale trader • Several years experience and up-to-date knowledge of the ETS and energy markets • Business development experience with strong relationship building skills • Proven trading and technical skills • Exceptional negotiation skills • Proactive and entrepreneurial • Quick, resolute, thick-skinned
Name: Monika Gawłowicz
Email: monika.gawlowicz@vertis.com
 Job Announcement: https://vertis.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=57

 

Long Business Description:

Organization:Sandbag Climate Campaign
Position:EU Climate Policy Campaigner
Duty Station:Brussels, Belgium
Deadline for Application:until suitable applicant is found
Experience Requirements:We are looking for someone who: • cares passionately about fighting climate change. • has experience as a political advocate, with a track record of successfully winning change. • has knowledge of European policy making process and an understanding of the main elements of the EU’s response to the threat of climate change. • supports a broad approach to tackling climate change; Sandbag’s stance is that rapid emissions reductions require a suite of zero carbon technologies and actions. • has experience in or knowledge of the decarbonisation challenges in industrial sectors. • has excellent communication skills, both in writing (blogs, articles, technical reports), presenting (public speaking, power point presentations) and in faceto-face meetings. • can understand technical material (legislation, charts, spreadsheets) and interpret it effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences. • is a quick learner and a self-starter, happy working under their own initiative. • enjoys networking and establishing new professional relationships. • is confident addressing the media. • proficient with MS office and experience with data analysis. • is happy working as part of a small organisation punching above its weight to achieve change. • fluency in European languages other than English is very helpful.

Long Business Description:

Organization: The Christensen Fund
Position: Executive Director
Duty Station: San Francisco, CA, US
Deadline for Application: 31 August 2020
Experience Requirements: Candidates must have a minimum of 15+ years of progressively responsible executive leadership experience in a dynamic and innovative social sector organization, preferably in a foundation. Those who have developed their experience in a global context or outside of the US are encouraged to apply if they have permission to work in the U.S. Experience gained in proximity to indigenous communities and an understanding of their rights is an asset. A demonstrated track record working in close partnership with a governing board of trustees and managing a team of at least 10 fulltime staff members is required; experience leading a globally dispersed team is valued.
Name:  Sarah Meyer  Email:  sarahmeyer@waldronhr.com
Job Announcement: https://waldronhr.com/searches/the-christensen-fund
 
Organization’s Website:https://www.christensenfund.org/

Long Business Description:

Organization:  The Christensen Fund 
Position:Executive Director
Duty Station: San Francisco, CA, US
Deadline for Application:31 August 2020
Experience Requirements:Candidates must have a minimum of 15+ years of progressively responsible executive leadership experience in a dynamic and innovative social sector organization, preferably in a foundation. Those who have developed their experience in a global context or outside of the US are encouraged to apply if they have permission to work in the U.S. Experience gained in proximity to indigenous communities and an understanding of their rights is an asset. A demonstrated track record working in close partnership with a governing board of trustees and managing a team of at least 10 fulltime staff members is required; experience leading a globally dispersed team is valued.Contact
Name: Sarah Meyer
Email: sarahmeyer@waldronhr.com
Job Announcement:https://waldronhr.com/searches/the-christensen-fund
Organization’s Website:  https://www.christensenfund.org/

Address: Remote work only
Long Business Description:

Organization: Project Drawdown
Position: Fellowships (multiple openings)
Duty Station: Remote work only
Deadline for Application: 15 September 2020
Experience Requirements: Master’s degree required, PhD or equivalent work experience preferred. 5+ years of experience in subject area. Experience in quantitative analysis, data modeling, or econometrics required. Strong research, analysis, and writing skills. Demonstrated ability and commitment to conduct research and produce scholarly work. Experience preparing clear, compelling, and high-quality reports and presentations. Project management skills, capable of meeting deadlines. Interest in and ability to work remotely, yet in collaboration with a team of researchers in different time zones. Comfort with teleconferencing. Able to participate in videoconferences between 9:00am–12:00pm Pacific Time.
 
 Email: fellows@drawdown.org
Announcement: https://www.drawdown.org/careers/research-fellowship-program Organization’s Website: https://www.drawdown.org/

Long Business Description:

Job Vacancy
Organization:Climate Action Network (CAN)Position:Filmmaker/Videographer, Climate Impacts CampaignDuty Station:RemoteDeadline for Application:13 July 2020
Term:3-4 months (July-October 2020)

Address: Santa Barbara, California
Long Business Description:

Organization: University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
 
Position:Global Impacts of Climate Change Specialist – Bren School of Environmental Science and Management
 
Duty Station: Santa Barbara, CA, US
Deadline for Application: 8 September 2020
Experience Requirements:Excellent quantitative and statistical skills including experience collecting, processing, and analyzing climate, health, energy, labor market, and/or economic data • Ability to review and synthesize large amounts of literature and disparate data sources • Proficiency with R, Python, and/or Stata and experience working with GitHub • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Ability to take initiative and work independently, and collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team • Exceptional attention to detail and strong organizational and time management skills • Excellent computer skills including fluency in the Microsoft and Google suites
 
Announcement:https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01824

Business Website Address: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01824
Long Business Description:

Organization:The Gold Standard Foundation
Position:Head of Climate Finance and Carbon Market Policy
Duty Station:Flexible location
Deadline for Application:22 July 2020
Experience Requirements:  At least 5 years of demonstrated Senior-level (Senior Manager or Director) experience in climate policy and carbon markets including a close understanding of the Paris Agreement and negotiations • Technical expertise a track record of authoring and overseeing the production of technical documentation and funded deliverables • Outstanding presentation skills and demonstrated ability in public speaking and workshop leadership • Outstanding stakeholder engagement skills and ability to identify new opportunities • Exceptional organisational and time management skills with an eye for detail • Wide knowledge of climate change, environmental markets and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) • Languages: the working language of the Foundation is English; fluency required, mother tongue preferred. Other languages an asset • Ability to work under pressure and juggle multiple tasks and projects • A good team player with a positive outlook on work and a desire to make a difference in the world • The ability to work legally in regions stated • Good collaboration and communication skills with the ability to work with a range of staff based all around the world • Experience in working with and for developing country governments on climate finance MRV system or domestic market mechanisms

Address: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Long Business Description:

Organization:  ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI)
Position:  Head – Resilient Development Program 
Duty Station: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 
Deadline for Application:21 August 2020
Term:  Two year contract (with a possibility to extend), with a three month probation period
 
Experience Requirements:Masters’ degree or equivalent qualification in Urban Planning & Management, Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation and/or Local Development, or similar. Minimum of eight years of working experience related to the above themes. Experience and knowledge of current policies, urban planning and management, state-of-theart in the areas of urban areas and local/regional government and resilience, disaster risk reduction, urban risks and vulnerabilities. An asset to also have experience in environmental sustainability, resilient building construction, resilient urban food systems, GIS and spatial data, climate change impacts and adaptation. Experience in project acquisition and development, preparation of funding proposals, project coordination (including project budget responsibility).
Special Requirements:Due to legal requirements, applicants must be eligible to obtain the appropriate work permit for Germany prior to the start of the position
Email:careers.bonn@iclei.org
Job Announcement:https://www.iclei.org/en/jobs.html
 
Organization’s Website:https://www.iclei.org/

Business Website Address: https://www.iclei.org/en/jobs.html
Long Business Description:

 

Organization: ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI)

Position: Head, Sustainable Mobility Program Duty Station: Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Deadline for Application: 17 July 2020

Term: Initial duration of two years, with a possible extension based on good performance and secured funding by the end of the term

Experience Requirements: Master’s Degree in a relevant field such as transport planning/management/policies, urban planning/design, environmental planning/policies, civil engineering or comparable

Demonstrated skills in team management, project management and financial management

6-8years of thematically and operationally relevant work experience

Demonstrated success in the development of project acquisition and business development

Knowledge of current policies, planning concepts and trends in sustainable mobility in cities.

Excellent command of the English language (written and spoken)  Excellent command of Microsoft Office applications, particularly MS Word, Power Point and Excel are a must

Readiness for frequent international travel Special Requirements: Fluency in additional languages, especially German, Spanish or Chinese are an asset

Familiar with social media platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, other).

Excellent communication style, in writing and orally, well delivering networking and public speaking and interacting with partners and clients

Well-organized, attention to detail, structured and proactive working style

Inspiring “can-do” attitude, creative problem solving and strong strategic thinking skills

Ability to create an enabling, collaborative team culture and structure based on intrapreneurship principles and supporting and growing a strong team of independent (Junior / Senior) Officers. Non-EU citizens are welcome to apply. Due to legal requirements, applicants must possess or be eligible to obtain the appropriate work permit for Germany prior to the start of the position.

Contact Email: careers.bonn@iclei.org

Links Job Announcement: http://e-lib.iclei.org/jobs/jobposting_head_SustainableMobility-aug2020.pdf

Address: London, UK, Berkeley, CA or New York, NY. Other locations in Europe and US (remote work) also a possibility.
Long Business Description:

Organization: Four Twenty Seven
Position: IAM Modeler
Duty Station: London, UK, Berkeley, CA or New York, NY. Other locations in Europe and US (remote work) also a possibility.
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Experience Requirements: • A master’s or PhD (preferred) in science, economics, policy, or other relevant discipline • 5+ years of direct experience working with leading IAMs (in-depth knowledge of GCAM, REMIND and/or MESSAGEix is an advantage), within a world class research institution • Experience with large scale applied economic models, either at sector level or in the general equilibrium framework • Experience with large-scale data processing (Python or R) • Experience with programming language required to run open-source IAMs (C++ or equivalent) • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate complex, technical issues to non-expert audiences • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment and able to juggle multiple deadlines • Flexibility to work independently as well as with a team and stakeholders spread over multiple time zones
Contact Email: careers@427mt.com
Job Announcement: http://427mt.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/427-IAM-Modeler-July-2020-FINAL.pdf
Organization’s Website: http://427mt.com/

Long Business Description:

Organization: Council on Foreign Relations
Position: Intern – Climate Change Policy
Duty Station: Washington D.C., US
Deadline for Application:until suitable applicant is found
Term: Fall 2020
Experience Requirements:Undergraduate or graduate student (preferred), majoring in political science, environmental studies, international relations, law, or a related field. Prior internship experience preferred. Excellent research, writing, and proofreading skills. Strong Microsoft Office and PowerPoint skills; experience using databases. Strong communication, attention to detail, and time management skills.
 
Job Announcement:  https://careers-cfr.icims.com/jobs/1670/internship%2c-climate-change-policy%2c-fall-2020/job

Address: Washington, D.C.
Long Business Description:

Organization:  Council on Foreign Relations
Position:Intern – Climate Change Policy
Duty Station: Washington D.C., US
Deadline for Application:until suitable applicant is found
Term: Fall 2020
Experience Requirements: Undergraduate or graduate student (preferred), majoring in political science, environmental studies, international relations, law, or a related field. Prior internship experience preferred. Excellent research, writing, and proofreading skills. Strong Microsoft Office and PowerPoint skills; experience using databases. Strong communication, attention to detail, and time management skills.
Job Announcement: https://careers-cfr.icims.com/jobs/1670/internship%2c-climate-change-policy%2c-fall-2020/job

Address: Brussels or Paris or home-based
Long Business Description:

 
Organization: Sandbag Climate Campaign
Position: Intern, Industrial Decarbonisation Analyst
Duty Station: Brussels or Paris or home-based
Deadline for Application: 16 August 2020
Experience Requirements: A degree in science or economics; some knowledge of emissions reduction technologies and policies; talent for investigating and finding information.
Contact Email: contact@sandbag.be 
Job Announcement: https://sandbag.be/index.php/work-for-us/

Address: Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 
Long Business Description:

Organization:  NewClimate Institute
Position: Intern
Duty Station:   Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 
Deadline for Application:  Unuitable applicant is found
Term:  3 months, longer period possible if mandatory part of study program; full time – 40 hours per week
Experience Requirements:   Enrolment in a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field of study with a focus on political science, environmental studies, climate change, sustainable development or related topic for the duration of the internship.
Contact:  Lena Gentes   Email:    recruitment@newclimate.org
Job Announcement:  https://newclimate.org/about-newclimate/careers/internship-in-the-area-of-tracking-climate-action-r-in2003

Address: Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Long Business Description:

Organization:  New  Climate Institute
Position:Intern
Duty Station:  Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Deadline for Application:  until suitable applicant is found
Term: 3 months, longer period possible if mandatory part of study program; full time – 40 hours per weekExperience Requirements:Enrolment in a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field of study with a focus on political science, environmental studies, climate change, sustainable development or related topic for the duration of the internship.
Name:Lena Gentes
Email:  recruitment@newclimate.org
 
Job Announcement:  https://newclimate.org/about-newclimate/careers/internship-in-the-area-of-tracking-climate-action-r-in2003/

Address: Preferably in Berlin, Remote work possible
Long Business Description:

Organization: PlantAdapt
Position: Intern
Duty Station: Preferably in Berlin Germany, but remote work possible
Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found
Term: 3 months
Experience Requirements:
We are looking for candidates: • that have completed at least the first half of their master’s degree related to topics such as climate change, environmental management, sustainability, good governance, public policy or similar; • with passion, ability and creativity to contribute ideas to the various projects and fields of research in a young and dynamic organisation; • with a strong team spirit and desire to work in a new organisation in the landscape of climate institutions that helps to build essential skills, competencies and capacities in the Global South; • Advanced English language skills, German language skills are an asset but not mandatory.
Email: recruitment@plan-adapt.org
  Job Announcement: https://www.plan-adapt.org/about-us/work-with-us/internship-programme/ 

Long Business Description:

Organization:Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Lao PDR
Position:  International Safeguard Consultant
 
Duty Station:Vientiane, Lao People’s Democratic Republic
 
Deadline for Application:24 July 2020
Experience Requirements:
 
At least Master’s Degree in Sociology, Applied Social Science, Environment Science, or other related field; PhD would be an advantage · Minimum of 10-15 years of experience with social and environmental safeguards, or related areas and project/programme administration/management · International experience of working in the development sector in several countries, coordinating and working with multi-disciplinary teams · Prior experience with social and environmental safeguards related issues in forestry, agriculture, or related sectors with sound knowledge of REDD+ · Familiarity with projects financed by the World Bank and/or International Agencies and Government of Lao PDR’s administrative and other procedures · Familiarity with global requirements of results-based payments and benefit sharing · Proven expertise with policy research and analysis in forestry and natural resources · Experience with design and delivery of capacity building programmes, and outstanding facilitation skills · Good inter-personal and team building skills · Excellent spoken and written skills in English, knowledge of Lao language would be an advantageContact
 
Name:  Khamsene Ounekham
 
Email:  khamseneok@gmail.com

Business Website Address: khamseneok@gmail.com
Long Business Description:

Organization: Carbon Market Watch
Position:Junior Communications Officer
Duty Station:Brussels, Belgium
Deadline for Application:10 July 2020
Term :6 months full time from September 2020
Experience Requirements:
Required skills and experience:
• Good eye for design, layout and typography
• Experience with photo, audio and video editing
• Experience or willingness to learn website and social media management 
• Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite products, such as InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere, Audition and Illustrator, or equivalent
• Strong organisational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks and meet tight deadlines 
• Good knowledge of written and spoken English, knowledge of other European languages (especially French and Spanish) is an advantage.
Desired:
• Knowledge of EU decision-making processes and institutions • Knowledge of EU and international climate policies 
• Passion for climate policy

Address: Rome, Lazio, Italy
Long Business Description:

Climate Change Job Vacancy:
Land and Water Officer, FAO

Job Vacancy
Organization: Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO)
Position:Land and Water Officer
Duty Station:Rome, Lazio, Italy
Deadline for Application:13 July 2020
Term:Fixed term: 2 years with possibility of extension
Experience Requirements: Advanced university degree in water resources, hydrology, geomatics, remote sensing, agriculture or civil engineering, hydrology, environmental sciences, or other related disciplines • Three years of relevant experience in irrigation, drainage, dams, natural resources, drought and flood management, hazard mitigation, climate extremes, and public policy related activities • Working knowledge of English and limited knowledge of another FAO official language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish)

Address: London and/or Oxford, U.K.
Long Business Description:

Organization: Climate Law and Policy

 
Position: Legal and Policy Advisor
 
Duty Station:London or Oxford, although there may be initial flexibility to work from home while observing social distancing, UK
 
Deadline for Application :28 August 2020
Term:Full time
Experience Requirements: Undergraduate degree in environmental management, public policy, law, or equivalent • Advanced degree (Master’s degree) in environmental law/policy, biodiversity, human rights, or similar • At least 5 years’ experience in environmental and sustainable development issues, with at least 2 years on climate change and forest governance. Experience on REDD+ desirable. • Demonstrated technical expertise and knowledge of environmental and climate change policy, REDD+, social and environmental REDD+ safeguards. Expertise on the FCPF SESA and ESMF, Green Climate Fund, multilevel governance and stakeholder engagement and participation, indigenous peoples’ rights, is desirable. • Demonstrated in country experience , and/or engagement with communities in environmental policy or forest governance related projects is desirable; • Excellent writing and communication skills; • Strong analytical and qualitative skills; • Interested in multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary work that combines climate policy, biodiversity conservation, natural resources management and human rights; • Excellent organisational skills, able to manage multiple tasks efficiently and work with a fastpaced international team; • Ability to use own initiative and work well independently and in teams; • Willingness to travel internationally for a period of days up to multiple weeks, potentially several times a year; • Fluency in English and Spanish is essential • Cultural sensitivity and diplomacy skills are an essential asset
 
Special Requirements:Interested candidates should submit their resume or CV, cover letter and list of publications in one PDF addressed to Daniela Rey Christen at info@climatelawandpolicy.com
 
Name: Daniela Rey Christen   Email:info@climatelawandpolicy.com
Job Announcement:https://www.climatelawandpolicy.com/en/about-us/careers.html
 

Long Business Description:

Organization: Coalition for Rainforest Nations
 
Position:LULUCF GHGI Expert
 
Duty Station:New York City, US
 
Deadline for Application:until suitable applicant is found

Term:: 2 years upon the completion of a 3-month trial period. Extension will be based on performance. Hiring foreseen indicatively for mid-September 2020
 
Experience Requirements:• Highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal abilities; • Strong quantitative skills; • International experience working with governments is highly desirable; • Deep knowledge of REDD+ decisions under the UNFCCC and the Paris Agreement; • Being an active member of the UNFCCC roster of experts is a plus; • Availability to travel internationally is a requirement; • Demonstrable 5-10 years of experience in preparing national GHG inventories and implementing IPCC guidance and best practices; • Experience in preparing FREL/FRL and/or Technical Annexes with REDD+ results; • Background in data analysis of forest inventory data is desirable; • Experience in international capacity building projects is desirable; • Experience in FAO’s Collect Earth is a plus; • Working knowledge of English is a minimum requirement; • Proficiency in French is a requirement.
Special Requirements:The candidate must be authorized to work in the US
 
Contact Name:  Leonardo Massai
Email: leonardo@cfrn.org 
 
Job Announcement:https://www.rainforestcoalition.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/vacancy-notice-LULUCF-GHGI-expert-CfRN.pdf
 
Organization’s Website:https://www.rainforestcoalition.org/

Address: New York City, US
Long Business Description:

Organization:  Coalition for Rainforest Nations
Position: LULUCF GHGI Expert
Duty Station: New York City, US
Deadline for Application:  until suitable applicant is found
Term: 2 years upon the completion of a 3-month trial period. Extension will be based on performance. Hiring foreseen indicatively for mid-September 2020
Experience Requirements:
Highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal abilities; • Strong quantitative skills; • International experience working with governments is highly desirable; • Deep knowledge of REDD+ decisions under the UNFCCC and the Paris Agreement; • Being an active member of the UNFCCC roster of experts is a plus; • Availability to travel internationally is a requirement; • Demonstrable 5-10 years of experience in preparing national GHG inventories and implementing IPCC guidance and best practices; • Experience in preparing FREL/FRL and/or Technical Annexes with REDD+ results; • Background in data analysis of forest inventory data is desirable; • Experience in international capacity building projects is desirable; • Experience in FAO’s Collect Earth is a plus; • Working knowledge of English is a minimum requirement; • Proficiency in French is a requirement.
Special Requirements:  The candidate must be authorized to work in the US
Name: Leonardo Massai Email:  leonardo@cfrn.org
Announcement: https://www.rainforestcoalition.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/vacancy-notice-LULUCF-GHGI-expert-CfRN.pdf
Organization’s Website: https://www.rainforestcoalition.org/

Long Business Description:

Organization:Rovira I Virgili University, The Territory, Citizenship and Sustainability Research Group (TCS Research Group)
Duty Station:Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
Deadline for Application:6 July 2020
Experience Requirements:Shall be in possession of a doctoral degree or 4 years of full-time equivalent experience; Must not have resided or carried out their main activities in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the above mentioned deadline. Must be fluent in English (both written and spoken)ContactEmail:   uspir@urv.cat   LinksJob Announcement:
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/hosting/seeking-post-doc-fellow-law-energy-governance-and-global-crisis
Organization’s Website:  http://www.dret-public.urv.cat/en/territory-citizenship-and-sustainability-research-group-en/

Address: Richmond, VA, US
Long Business Description:

 
Organization: Rainforest Alliance
Position: Markets Manager, Guatemala
Duty Station: Richmond, VA, US
Deadline for Application:2 October 2020
Term: 2 year contract
Experience Requirements:Education (Required): Bachelors’ or advanced degree in marketing, business, supply chain logistics, or related field. Work Experience (Required): At least 5-7 years’ experience in marketing and business development for agroforestry products in US markets. Work Experience (Preferred): Experience living/working in Latin America. Experience developing market sales initiatives in partnership with producer communities
mail:recruitment@ra.org
Job Announcement:https://my.hirehive.io/rainforest-alliance/jobs/67628/markets-manager-guatemala-richmond

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