Job Opportunities

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China Projects & Relationships Manager

Job:

China Projects & Relationships Manager

Location: Beijing, China
Position: Full time - Permanent
Closing Date:         20 February 2017
Salary: Competitive international NGO rate

The Role

We are looking for a project & relationship manager to join us in China to:

  • Support our ongoing relationships with government agencies and regulators, including the PBOC, the Green Finance Committee and various finance sector regulators.
  • Develop and manage relationships with potential issuers of green bonds, including banks, state-owned enterprises, municipalities, and large corporates.
  • Support potential issuers with advice on green bond issuance and Climate Bonds certification.
  • Support verifiers on the verification process as part of Climate Bonds Certification.
  • Manage Climate Bonds projects and business in China with oversight from head office (in London) and frequent visits from other CBI staff.

Qualification and Experience

Essential:

  • Deep experience in financial markets and bond issuance.
  • Strong abilities in communication and coordination, and to work independently.
  • Proficiency in both Chinese and English.
  • Relevant work experience in project management and implementation.
  • Motivated and a self-starter who does not need constant management and oversight.
  • Ability to manage, coordinate and prioritise across multiple tasks, projects and deadlines.

Applications including a cover letter and a CV (in English) should be sent to Lily Dai (lily@climatebonds.net) referencing China Projects & Relationships Manager in the subject line.

See full job description here

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Relationship Manager Partners Program

Job:

Relationship Manager Partners Program

Location: Central London
Position: Full time - Permanent
Closing Date:         Closed
Salary: Competitive international NGO rate
Note: Frequent travel is inherent in the role including some long-haul, as well as flexibility to accommodate conference calls and partner liaison across varied time zones

The Role

We are looking for a relationships manager for our Partners Program to:

  • Develop and manage relationships with potential partners including banks, state-owned enterprises, large corporates, asset owners and managers
  • Manage Partner Program outreach communications with partners and prospective partners
  • Support partners with advice on green bond issuance and Climate Bonds certification
  • Develop & manage CBI domestic and international partner events, including liaison and coordination with  the Operations Manager & the Director Investor Outreach & Partners Program

 

Qualifications and Experience

Essential:

  • Deep experience in financial markets and bond issuance
  • Feeling for marketing & sales plus a highly commercial attitude
  • Strong communication and coordination skills and an ability and to work independently
  • Proficiency in both English and one other European language at professional working proficiency level
  • Relevant work experience in project management and implementation
  • Ability to manage, coordinate and prioritise across multiple tasks, projects and deadlines

Applications including a cover letter and a CV (in English) should be sent to Manuel Adamini, Director Investor Outreach & Partners Program referencing Relationships Manager Partner Program in the subject line.

See full job description here

 

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India Program Manager

Job:

India Program Manager

Location: Mumbai or Delhi, India
Position: Full time - Permanent
Closing Date:         Ongoing
Salary: Competitive international NGO rate

 

The Role

We are looking for a Project Manager to oversee our Indian operations:

  • Build and maintain ongoing relationships with investors, potential issuers of green bonds, government agencies, regulators investment banks, asset managers (both domestic and foreign), industry bodies, NGOs and the press.
  • Take responsibility for delivering key elements across a number of our work streams in India, specifically:
    • Growing a vibrant green bonds market in the country
    • Working to overcome market barriers and creating a market for Indian green asset backed securities
    • Establishing the Indian foundations for the Climate Aggregation Platform (a joint project with the UNDP).
  • Support our project manager with developing and managing relationships with potential issuers of green bonds, including banks, state-owned enterprises, municipalities, and large corporates.
  • Advise potential issuers on green bond issuance and Climate Bonds certification.
  • Support verifiers on the verification process as part of Climate Bonds certification.
  • Support CBI projects and business in India with oversight from project manager (in London and India) and frequent visits from other CBI staff.

 

Qualification and Experience

Essential:

  • Deep experience in financial markets and bond issuance.
  • Experience in securitization and asset backed securities market in India or internationally.
  • Strong abilities in communication and coordination, and to work independently.
  • Strong network within the financial services sector in India
  • Relevant work experience in project support and implementation.
  • Motivated and a self-starter who does not need constant management and oversight.
  • Ability to manage, coordinate and prioritise across multiple tasks, projects and deadlines.
  • Proficient in MS Office suite.
  • Ability to travel.
  • Good networking skills, and ability to spot new opportunities.
  • Proficiency in both Hindi and English.
  • BSc in a related field, (MSc or higher preferred) from a reputable university.
  • Ability to work with people from other cultures and backgrounds.

Applications including a cover letter, sample of written work, a CV (in English) should be sent to Kajetan Czyz referencing India Program Manager in the subject line.

 

See full job description here

 

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Media Manager

Job:

Media Manager

Location: London Bridge
Position: Full time - Permanent
Closing Date:         20 February 2017
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

 

The Role

We are looking for a Media Manager to join our Communications Team, based in our London office. Reporting to the Communications Director, the role will involve generating and developing domestic and international media content and coverage to support our activities and projects in countries including the UK, EU, North America and emerging markets in China, India, LATAM and Africa. That will involve developing and nurturing media relationships and responding to media interest.

Climate Bonds is a small team of people driven by a big mission. This role will have a mix of creative thinking and hands on media work.

We seek an experienced media professional with a strong appreciation of what makes a good story and ability to contribute to the Communications Team in supporting Climate Bonds business objectives. 

 

Qualification and Experience

Essential:

  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Proven track record working with mainstream media (e.g. press and TV)
  • Understanding of and ability to integrate with social media strategies
  • Proven written skills across styles and platforms
  • Flexible and able to work hands on in a small team and undertake a variety of roles and projects
  • Proven ability to coordinate and prioritise across multiple tasks and deadlines.  

 

Applications including a cover letter and a CV (in English) should be sent to Claire Berson (claire.berson@climatebonds.net) referencing Media Manager in the subject line.

 

See full job description here

 

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Grants Writer & Coordinator

Job:

Grants Writer & Coordinator

Location: London Bridge
Position: Full time - Permanent
Closing Date:         06 March 2017
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

The Role

We are looking for a Grants Writer & Coordinator to join our team:

  • Drafting proposals and submissions in response to grant opportunities, along with associated supporting documentation
  • Coordinating the overall grants process, ongoing progress, project timelines and proposal submission
  • Assembling teams and coordinating the activities of team members in the development of grant applications
  • Managing the business integration of grant and awards objectives including the development of policies and procedures for administering and executing grants and project funding.
  • Updating and maintaining master records, grant specific information and reporting schedules including planning and tracking of milestones and deliverables
  • Researching and identifying potential funding opportunities
  • Managing related correspondence with current and prospective funders
  • Assisting the Operations Manager with preparation of relevant reporting requirements 

Qualifications and Experience

Essential

  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Proven track record of successful grant writing or preparation of complex reports & submissions,
  • Strong proficiency in professional writing and ability to prepare detailed documentation
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivator, ability to work without supervision
  • Strong financial and budget management skills
  • Flexible and able to work hands on in a small team and undertake a variety of roles and projects
  • Proven ability to coordinate and prioritise across multiple tasks and deadlines  

 

Applications including a cover letter and a CV (in English) should be sent to Claire Berson (claire.berson@climatebonds.net) referencing Grants Writer & Coordinator in the subject line.

 

See full job description here

 

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Internships

We often have projects and workstreams on which interns [with some experience] can make a valuable contribution, whilst learning a great deal about climate advocacy and finance. 

If you're interested in joining us in our London office for 3 to 6 months, please email info@climatebonds.net with a short CV and cover letter explaining why you'd like to gain some experience with Climate Bonds and which aspects of our work most interest you.