Senior Manager – Climate Action 100+

The Role

In this role you will help to coordinate IIGCC’s involvement in Climate Action 100+ at the global level while coordinating company engagements in Europe across a range of sectors. You will be at the heart of the largest shareholder engagement initiative ever assembled and will play an active role in shaping the strategy of the initiative. At the global level – working with our partner networks globally – you will help manage the global work programme constituted of a range of strategic projects including the development and enhancement of the Climate Action 100+ Net Zero Company Benchmark, development of the initiative’s long term strategy and coordination of reporting on engagement progress. At the European level, you will help coordinate shareholder engagement to secure net zero transition plans from companies across a range of sectors. This will involve working closely with investors, the rest of the IIGCC corporate team and also the other IIGCC programmes on policy and investor practices.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Programme Director, management of the development of the long term strategy of Climate Action 100+
  • Day to day coordination of IIGCC’s involvement in Climate Action 100+ global strategic projects (e.g. such as the global benchmark and research programme to support engagements)
  • Coordination of investor engagement with companies across a range of sectors in Europe
  • Analysis of company transition plans to support investor engagement
  • Tracking and reporting on engagement progress

Skills and Capabilities

  • Knowledge and understanding of best practices in corporate climate reporting (e.g. TCFD, SBTi)
  • Knowledge and understanding of climate change
  • Understanding of different approaches to investor stewardship
  • The ability to work independently to develop a workplan and deliver effectively
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and management capabilities
  • Strong project management, coordination and organisational skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible and disciplined
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Experience using Microsoft office programmes including excel, power point and Adobe PDF
  • Other European languages an advantage but not essential

Applications

Interested applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter detailing their qualifications and experience for the role to vacancy@iigcc.org

Full Senior Manager – Climate Action 100+ job spec can be found here.