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
[25 August, Remote/ home-based] UN WOMEN - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women is seeking a International Consultant. Required at least 12 years of professional work experience in programme development and implementation, including monitoring and evaluation activities. Awareness and Sensitivity Regarding Gender Issues, Creative Problem Solving and Effective Communication are some fo the competencies required. More information here.
[28 August, Worldwide] European Climate Foundation is looking for a Senior Audience Insight Analyst. Understanding of how to design polling to influence specific media targets and other audiences is essential. If you want to apply for this vacancy, please visit this website.
[28 August, Commonwealth Countries] The Commonwealth Secretariat is looking for National Climate Finance Advisers. Required A post-graduate qualification (Master degree is essential) in any of the following: Climate Change, Environmental Studies, Natural Resources Management; Energy; Environmental Economics; Project Management; Business Studies; or any other relevant subject. More information here.
[6 September, Home based] The STAP is seeking a new Panel member for biodiversity, and is currently accepting applications from highly qualified candidates with outstanding academic and technical credentials, as well as a passion for tackling global environmental and sustainable development challenges. More information here.
BRAZIL, LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN
[ASAP, Jundiaí, SP, Brazil] The Sintecsys has an open position for the Commercial Sustainability area. Availability for travel within Brazil and fluent English are required. You can find more information here.
[ASAP, São Paulo, Brazil] WWF Brazil is looking for a specialist in Green Finance, who will be responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of projects and articulations related to the Green Finance Circle of WWF Brazil. More information here.
[ASAP, Manaus, Brazil] Greenpeace is looking for a campaign manager to lead the development of international Forest projects (Amazonia) and their implementation in Brazil. Experience in articulation with government and civil society is necessary. More information here.
[ASAP, São Paulo, Brazil] Greenpeace is looking for a public policy campaigner to represent Greenpeace in external situations and develop campaign texts, notes and newsletters for public dissemination through the various media. Apply here.
[ASAP, Manaus, Brazil] Greenpeace is seeking a communications analyst to support the dissemination of the organization's activities in the media. Education in Marketing, Public Relations, Communication and related areas are preferred in the selection process. Apply here.
USA & CANADA
[ASAP, Washington D. C., USA] Johnson Controls is seeking a Senior Director - Global Environmental and Social Sustainability. Required 10+ years of experience in a business, consulting, governmental or non-governmental organization focused on energy and sustainability opportunities. 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 in this website.
[ASAP, New Haven, USA] The Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative (Yale School of the Environment) is looking for a Program Manager. Bachelor’s degree in a related field and four years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience are needed. More information here.
[ASAP, Los Altos, USA] The David and Lucile Packard Foundation is seeking a Communications Officer - Oceans and Climate. It is required 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. If you are interested in this opportunity, visit this website.
[31 August, San Francisco, USA] The Christensen Fund is seeking a Executive Director. 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. More information here.
[ASAP, Cologne, Germany] NewClimate Institute is seeking a Intern to work during 3 months, longer period possible if mandatory part of study program; full time – 40 hours per week. 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. Apply here.
[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.
[14 August, Geneva, Switzerland] The UN Environment Programme is seeking a Associate Programme Management Officer. Fluency in English is required. Working knowledge of French or Spanish is desirable as well as experience in strategic planning and programme monitoring. More information here.
[21 August, Bonn, Germany] ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is looking for a Head for the Resilient Development Program. Required Masters’ degree or equivalent qualification in Urban Planning & Management, Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation and/or Local Development, or similar. More information here.
[6 September, Cambridge, England] Energy Policy Research Group (University of Cambridge) is seeking a Research Associate in Energy and Climate Policy. A PhD in Public Policy, Political Science, Economics, Geography, Social Psychology, or other relevant discipline is essential. More information here.
[ASAP, Kampala, Uganda] YSB Uganda is looking for a Freelancer Business Development Consultant for a period of 3 months, being required a minimum experience of 2 years in Business Development and a relevant work experience in East Africa. Apply here.
[ASAP, Nairobi, Kenya] YY Foundation is looking for a Freelance Project Manager, starting as of September 2020, preferably based in Nairobi. Some of the requirements are experience seeing projects through the full life cycle and proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline, futhermore, a extensive local or East-Africa wide network in the SME/SGB sector as well as business hubs at universities. More information here.
[ASAP, Ruiru, Kenya] BURN Manufacturing is seeking a Carbon Manager with ability to work and coordinate with several teams and stakeholders. Language skills in French and/or Portuguese are also required. Futher info here.
[25 August, Manila, Philippines] UNOPS Philippines is looking for a Partnership Advisor (Local Consultant), the estimated number of working days is 100 per year. Apply here.