Sustainable Finance Specialist

Location : Living Planet Centre Woking
Closing Date : 28/08/2015
Salary : £33,500
Employment Type : Permanent

Sustainable Finance Specialist

Location: Woking

Salary: £33,500 + Excellent Benefits

Permanent, Full Time

 

WWF is the world’s leading independent conservation organisation, with more than five million supporters and a global network active in more than one hundred countries. Through our engagement with the public, businesses and government, we focus on safeguarding the natural world, creating solutions to the most serious environmental issues facing our planet, so that people and nature thrive.  This is your chance to play your part.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sustainable Finance Specialist in our Global Programmes Department. The Sustainable Finance Specialist will be responsible for helping to deliver our sustainable finance programme, with an initial focus (approx. 2 years) on the upcoming global campaign on World Heritage Sites. They will focus on data collection and coordination of data, research, writing briefs, assist and, (in some cases) lead meetings with investors, and help to arrange key events with the finance community.

 

Educated to degree level or equivalent, we are looking for someone with demonstrated experience of working in (or related to) the finance sector. You will also be able to demonstrate an understanding of (quasi) legal tools, such as the Equator Principles, along with the ability to work at global policy level, for instance with organisations such as the OECD.

 For more information please see the role insight.

To apply, please complete the online registration and then complete our application form detailing your employment history, education history and attach your covering letter.

Closing date:     28 August 2015 @23.59hrs

Interview date:  17 September 2015

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, WWF-UK reserves the right to close this vacancy early once we have received a sufficient number of applications. We advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

At WWF-UK we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance.

 

 

 

This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.