Industrial Program Associate, American Carbon Registry

POSITION TITLE: Industrial Program Associate, American Carbon Registry

LOCATION: Arlington VA; telecommuter

BUSINESS UNIT: American Carbon Registry (ACR)

REPORTS TO: ACR Technical Director


Position Summary

The Industrial Associate is a technical role within the American Carbon Registry (ACR), contributing to all aspects of ACR services, including, but not limited to ensuring the highest level of quality for all ACR-registered industrial projects and related offset credits issued by ACR. The Associate will have understanding of a range of carbon offset methodologies (ODS destruction, mine methane capture, livestock, landfill gas), and basic GHG quantification and verification requirements to ensure that projects move through the Registry process efficiently, while ensuring ACR/regulatory compliance and technical rigor and quality.

The Associate will review and approve offset project listing applications, data reporting and verification documents; constructively engage with ARB, ICAO and other regulatory agencies, project developer clients and verification bodies to formulate responses to technical issues; and engage with relevant state agencies, clients and other market stakeholders. The Program Officer will also contribute to the development and approval of innovative ACR GHG emissions reduction quantification methodologies and verification strategies for carbon markets.

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