This section is dedicated to present job opportunities in the field of climate change and sustainability. It is organized by deadline and location.
WORLDWIDE & REMOTE
[Until suitable applicant is found, Remote position (with significant overlap with US-Pacific time zone)] The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) is seeking a Program Officer. It’s required 3+ years of technical GHG-related experience. It’s preferred a candidate with a technical background (engineering, science, environmental management, economics, or related field) and a graduate degree. Further info here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Remote] The Climate Interactive is seeking a Climate Program Support Associate. For this vacancy the candidate must be well organized, efficient, and excellent at (or interest in learning) database management activities like organizing segmented lists of people, setting up processes to assess project goals, and working across multiple platforms from Salesforce to Excel. Find more info here.
[31 October, Remote] The Climate Policy Lab (Tufts University) has a postdoctoral fellow position to study China's Overseas Energy Investments. Candidates should be experienced in conducting field research in developing countries and have demonstrated research experience in case study and survey interview methodology. The scholar will be expected to conduct online interviews. Further info on this website.
BRAZIL, LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN
[Until suitable applicant is found, Brasilia, Salvador or Fortaleza, Brazil] A PAD (Precision Agriculture for Development) possui uma vaga para especialista em Operações e Pesquisa. Para candidatar-se é necessário ter inglês fluente, excelente conhecimento de Stata ou software similar para análise de dados e disponibilidade para viagens. Mais informações aqui.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Brasilia, Salvador, Recife or Fortaleza, Brazil] A PAD (Precision Agriculture for Development) está com 2 vagas abertas para as cidades citadas: Gerente de Lançamento de Programa, sendo requisitado fluência em inglês e pelo menos quatro anos de experiência com gerenciamento de múltiplos projetos, mais informações aqui e Especialista em Pecuária, sendo obrigatória a formação em medicina veterinária e experiência com ovinos, caprinos e laticínios, mais detalhes aqui. Ambas posições requerem disponibilidade para viagens.
[Até a vaga ser preenchida, São Paulo] A Já fui Mandioca, startup de embalagens biodegradáveis, possui uma vaga aberta para Executivo Comercial. São requisitos da vaga a formação completa no ensino superior e um mínimo de 3 anos de experiência em vendas diretas com ótimo histórico de entrega de resultados. Para mais informações sobre a vaga e para inscrever-se no processo seletivo clique aqui.
[Aberto, São Paulo] O Instituto Brasileiro de Defesa do Consumidor possui uma vaga aberta para a coordenação de campanhas e mobilização para atuar no Programa de Alimentação Saudável e Sustentável. São requisitos experiência profissional, de no mínimo 5 anos, em comunicação, mobilização e/ou desenvolvimento de campanhas em defesa de causas, incluindo experiência significativa com redes sociais e plataformas digitais e experiência no gerenciamento de indicadores de performance de campanhas e comunicação. Mais informações aqui.
[22 Outubro, Rio de Janeiro] A Plataforma CIPÓ está abrindo duas vagas de Pesquisador/a Júnior para atuar em iniciativas sobre questões climáticas e ambientais no Brasil, a partir da ótica das ciências sociais, inclusive temas relacionados aos crimes ambientais e à cooperação internacional na área climática. As vagas combinam elementos de pesquisa, advocacy e funções administrativas. Você pode encontrar mais informações aqui.
[22 Outubro, Remoto Brasil] A Open Knowledge Brasil (OKBr) busca uma pessoa para liderar sua produção de conteúdo e gerenciar sua presença em redes sociais, cumprindo carga de 40 horas semanais, por 6 meses (prorrogáveis), em trabalho principalmente remoto, com início a partir de novembro de 2020. A contratação será feita por pessoa jurídica. Mais informações neste link.
[25 Outubro, Rio de Janeiro] Encontram-se abertos os Editais de seleção da UNESCO (04 e 05/2020) para o preenchimento de vagas do projeto de reconstrução do Museu Nacional/UFRJ. Os cargos são de Antropólogo, Arqueólogo, Biólogo, Geólogo, Historiador, Paleontólogo, Pesquisador de culturas indígenas, Pesquisador de cultura material africana e afro-brasileira, Assistente de gestão de exposições e Assessoria em cooperação nacional e internacional para novas aquisições. Mais informações aqui.
[25 October, Remote, Flexible based in Latin America - Brazil or Argentina preferred] 350.org is looking for a Managing Director to be responsible for providing leadership, motivation, and support to the staff of 350.org in building a strong, diverse climate movement in Latin America through regionally relevant campaigns, mobilizations, and movement-building partnerships. The role will also be responsible for managing the budget and the day-to-day of the Latin America Team. Further info here.
[30 Outubro, São Paulo] A WWF busca um estudante de Engenharia, Química, Física, Economia ou afins que esteja cursando a partir do 4º semestre para o cargo de Estagiário de Conservação. Inglês avançado, conhecimento teórico de fontes de energia renováveis e não-renováveis e flexibilidade para atuar em equipes multidisciplinares e de diferentes nacionalidades são diferenciais. Mais informações aqui.
USA & CANADA
[Until suitable applicant is found, Palisades, New York, US] The International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) is looking for a Staff Associate III. Some of the requirements are a bachelor’s degree in computer science, meteorology, oceanography, atmospheric physics, mathematics, or geophysics, and 4 to 6 years of related experience. As well as some experience with computer programming, scripting, and geospatial data analysis in a Unix/Linux operating system environment. More info about this vacancy here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Washington, DC (working remotely during COVID-19), US] The Verra is looking for a Grants Manager to manage the solicitation and process of donor-required audits and Serve as a technical resource to project teams in interpreting donor rules and regulations and act as the primary point of contact for contractual issues. More info here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, US-based (remote position)] The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) is seeking a Contracts Coordinator. It’s required 3-5 years of experience coordinating administrative projects, financial management experience, knowledge of grant processes, and practices. Find more info about this vacancy here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Hollywood, Florida, US] Seminole Tribe of Florida is seeking a Climate Resiliency Officer. Some of the requirements are: doctoral or master’s degree in climatology with emphasis on climate change, Global Sustainability, meteorology, atmospheric science, Environmental Science or closely related subject is required and a minimum of five years of experience working with Tribal, Federal, State, or Local Governments in Climate Science. More info about this vacancy here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Palisades, New York, US] The International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) has an open vacancy for a Staff Associate. Some of the requirements are a bachelor’s degree in meteorology, oceanography, atmospheric physics, mathematics, or geophysics and 4 years’ experience preferred and previous experience with computer programming, scripting, and geospatial data analysis in the area of climate science in a Unix/Linux operating system environment. Further info here.
[ASAP, Menlo Park, USA] Hewlett Foundation is looking for a Program Officer, Environment - Climate and Energy Program. Understanding of current climate policy, with deep knowledge about how Chinese national policy is made, is fundamental. More information on this website.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Washington, D.C.] The Good Food Institute (GFI) is looking for a Senior Legislative Specialist and an Associate Director of Legislative Affairs to work in Washington, D.C. You can find information for the Legislative Specialist vacancy here and for the Associate Director opportunity here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Remote U.S.] The Good Food Institute (GFI) is seeking an Investor Engagement Specialist to serve as the primary point of contact for investor audience and act as a liaison with GFI subject matter experts, as well as international affiliates. More info about the opportunity here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Brussels, Belgium] The Vertis Zrt. is seeking a Corporate Sales Trader (United Kingdom). The candidates for this vacancy must have at least 3 years of sales trading or account management experience with EU ETS or related markets, and strong desire to do sales, and a demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients and stakeholders. More info on this website.
[ASAP, Munich, Germany] GAF AG is looking for a Remote Sensing Specialist for Forest Monitoring Tasks. M.Sc. in ecology, forestry, or similar, preferably with a focus on remote sensing and one of the following disciplines: tropical forestry, land use; profound / deeper understanding of modular process chains for thematic image analysis is needed. More information here.
[Until the suitable application is found, Berlin, Germany] The South Pole has an open vacancy for a Consultant in Climate Strategies who will deliver high-quality consultancy advice on climate change mitigation solutions to the corporate sector for international clients, and be responsible for the management of small project teams. This person will also lead the development of proposals and participate in business development activities and new service creation. It’s required a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience in the corporate sector. Check this vacancy details on this website.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Preferably in Berlin Germany, but remote work possible] The PlantAdapt is looking for an intern for a period of 3 months. The candidates must 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. German language skills are an asset but not mandatory. You can find more information here.
[22 October, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands] The Climate Strategies is looking for a Communications Officer or Manager (title dependent on experience). It’s required significant experience creating engaging climate change content and effective communication of complex climate issues and the ability to distill complex issues into accessible and meaningful content. Further info here.
[30 November, Barcelona, Spain] The Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) is looking for a PhD Student, Emissions and Air Quality Modelling. It’s required a master's in Environmental Engineering or similar, experience with emission inventory development, Linux environment, GIS data, and tools. Further info here.
[31 October, Madrid, Spain] Vertis Zrt. has an open vacancy for an intern position in Power Purchase Agreement to work for a 6-12 month period. It’s required an ongoing degree in Energy, Environmental Studies, Business or related field, and fluent English. More info here.
[31 October, Brussels, Belgium] Vertis Zrt. is looking for a Senior Corporate Trader in Renewable Energy Certificates. The candidates for this vacancy must have at least 3 years’ experience in energy attribute certificates, Guarantees of Origin, physical power market knowledge, renewable energy advisory, or as a sustainability expert specializing in energy. You can find more info here.
[31 October, Budapest, Hungary] The Vertis Zrt. is seeking an emissions wholesale trader. It’s needed 5+ years experience as a wholesale trader and several years experience and up-to-date knowledge of the ETS and energy markets. Some of the job responsibilities are to negotiate for credit lines with business partners to increase the trading capacity and exposure and to manage trade negotiations, executions, and pre and post-trade processes with the OTC trading partners and the support team. Further info here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, South Africa] Verra has an open vacancy for a South Africa Manager to lead the newest regional team in Verra, including developing and implementing a strategy for Verra in South Africa and potentially, regionally. The candidates must have at least 10 years of demonstrated professional experience related to technical knowledge of, and experience working with, environmental, and/or social standards. Find more information here.
[27 October, Zimbabwe] The Financial Sector Deepening Africa (FSD Africa) has some open vacancies for Country Coordinators in Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone, Ghana. The interested consultants should have a first degree in a field similar to Economics, Business, Geography, and a Master’s degree in a relevant field (Finance, Economics, Development Studies, or other relevant fields). As well as 10 years of technical experience (at least), some at a senior level, in financial sector development or related work, and also a deep professional network in the vacancy’s country.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Phnom Penh, Phnum Penh, Cambodia] The Conservation International (CI) is looking for a Regional Carbon Technical Director. Some of the requirements are a master’s degree in environmental science or management, climate science, or related fields and demonstrated problem-solving skills and ability to build on existing knowledge to develop new approaches. Experience working with or within the private sector, including corporate and/or institutional investors, on climate or forest-related issues is desired. Further info here.
[Until suitable applicant is found, Tokyo, Japan] The Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC is seeking a Senior Analyst on Climate Finance to deliver high-quality advisory services related to climate finance, climate change mitigation, and adaptation solutions to international organizations and the corporate sector, as well as lead the development of projects and participate in business development activities. Excellent oral and written skills in English are required, Japanese skills are desired but not essential. You can find more info here.
[6 November, Incheon, South Korea] The Green Climate Fund is looking for a Portfolio Management Specialist. This person will be responsible for the management of a complex portfolio of public and private sector projects as well as Readiness Grants and activities under implementation. S/he will be responsible for ensuring compliance with legal agreements as well as Fund policies and procedures. It’s required a masters’ university degree in economics, environmental sciences, sustainable development, climate policy, finance, international relations, or other relevant fields. Further info here.