Carbon Projects Officer – co2balance

Summary:  
Based in Taunton, working with a global team, you will conduct and  assist with the research, development, documentation, coordination  and implementation of Gold Standard and CDM projects. Report on  project progress, management, risks and issues.  

The company can offer internal support and the opportunity to work  as part of a growing, successful environmental company.

Responsibilities:

  • To assist in the coordination and implementation of carbon projects in accordance with the approved methodology of the  relevant carbon project programme.
  • Research and conduct feasibility studies for potential project  activities.
  • Provide reports setting out key programme management  information for colleagues and the board.
  • Stakeholder liaison and consultation
  • Completing project documentation including report writing  and determining emission reductions
  • To assist in organisation of meetings
  • Keep update to date with developments in the carbon  industry

Requirements:

  • Environmental Degree or Sustainable Development Degree minimum  
  • IT literate
  • Proven experience in a role in the environmental sector
  • Experience of self motivated travel in Africa or Asia
  • Ability to work as a team player, but also to work alone and manage  own work load as required.
  • Time management and effective organisational skills.
  • Excellent research skills
  • Able to analyse varied information from a number of sources and  resolve straight forward problems
  • Fluent and effective communicator, written and oral
  • Accessible, responsive and accountable
  • Possess a sense of humour and the ability to maintain a healthy  work/life balance

Deadline:

Tuesday, May 21, 2013.

To apply for this position please send a CV and Cover Letter detailing  your  suitability to the  role,  quoting reference CPO_01.
You must be able to attend an interview in Taunton, England in May/June 2013.
 

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Carbon Projects Officer, co2balance

Job Title: Carbon Projects Officer

 
Job Reference: CPO_1
 
Reports to: Project Manager
 
Job Location: Taunton, England – with overseas travel
 
Salary: £20,500
 
Overall Job Purpose:
 
Based in Taunton, working with a global team, you will assist with the research, development, documentation, coordination and implementation of Gold Standard, VCS and CDM projects.  You will report on project progress, management, risks and issues.  
 
The company can offer internal support and the opportunity to work as part of a growing, successful environmental company.
 
Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
 
  • Assist in the coordination and implementation of carbon projects in accordance with the approved methodology of the relevant carbon project programme.
  • Research and conduct feasibility studies for potential project activities.
  • Provide reports setting out key programme management information for colleagues and the board.
  • Stakeholder liaison and consultation
  • Completing project documentation including report writing and determining emission reductions
  • To assist in organisation of conferences and meetings
  • Undertake Greenhouse Gas Audits and other consultancy tasks as appropriate
  • Keep update to date with developments in the carbon management industry
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