Competitive + Additional Benefits
GenevaPosted 2 weeks ago
This internationally respected Foundation is a highly regarded standards body for climate and development projects. It plays a vital role in defining and demonstrating best practice for effective climate financing tools and policies.
In recent years, the Gold Standard Foundation has seen significant expansion in its scope of activities, market share and volume of certified projects. Most recently, Gold Standard has announced the creation of an exciting new company called SustainCERT to host its certification services previously hosted under the Foundation.
Reporting directly the Board, the new CEO will ensure the Foundation maintains its leading position in the carbon market while successfully driving adoption in new markets such as corporate sustainability interventions and impact investment funds and fostering a close collaboration with SustainCERT.
It will be your responsibility to drive the organisation forwards. You will be a confident outward facing individual who, through your networks and high profile, will support the development and growth of reliable and varied funding streams.
Responsibilities will further include:
A naturally confident and empathetic leader, this unique role requires an individual to position themselves quickly in an established team. This role will suit an individual with demonstrable success in leading an organisation within the non-profit and/or for-profit space with a deep understanding of sustainable development.
Skills and capabilities include:
The Gold Standard Foundation offers an opportunity to join a pioneering organisation whose projects deliver positive impacts to thousands of local communities and the global environment.
Job Ref. BBBH7979