Would you be interested in joining one of the world's most committed responsible investors?
A new, rare opportunity has come up to lead our client's private markets investing into nature based solutions (NBS) products on their NBS investment platform. This will be a highly innovative investment vehicle focused on applying a fundamental, science-based approach to creating value for investors and society through investing in nature capital.
In this role, you will be responsible for:
Sourcing, receiving and analysing NBS opportunities, including peatland restoration projects, blue carbon opportunities, woodland restoration, saltmarsh and biodiversity net gain (BNG) projects
The economics of peatland restoration projects, including estimates of sub-contractor costs and ongoing site management, and the financial appraisal of peatland restoration plans and familiarity with the processes required to prepare peatland restoration plans
Sourcing, identifying and evaluating sites appropriate for woodland creation
Investment management and investment data analysis support to meet client requests
Supporting the expansion of the NBS asset class as part of the broader private markets team
An investment manager with 5+ years of experience managing NBS projects, or an NBS project developer with equivalent demonstrable experience of sourcing, underwriting and managing NBS assets
Familiarity with DEFRA's BNG 3.0 calculator
Experience in the preparation of habitat creation plans and the economics of habitat creation for the purposes of creating BNG units is a plus
Familiarity with other nascent NBS markets, including saltmarsh restoration, wetland restoration, or blue carbon markets is a plus
Experience of working as part of a small team with a very varied workload
If you feel that you have the requisite skills and experience for this role, please apply directly or contact Jack Mallhotra-Mulloy at firstname.lastname@example.org.