Posted on 24 August 2020
WWF, the world’s largest environmental NGO, is looking for a full time Global NDC Enhancement Coordinator for WWF´s global Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) enhancement work within the Global Climate and Energy Practice and its leading offices. The Coordinator is expected to provide cohesion, thought leadership, strategic advice and opportunities to advance WWF’s offices work within WWF´s Global Climate and Energy Practice (CEP) and other relevant WWF Practice policy communities.
Location: WWF European Policy Office in Brussels (with some flexibility).
- Complete the development and lead the work of CEPs NDC Enhancement Initiative up to 2025 in close collaboration with the CEP Core Team and the Climate Policy Hub;
- Maintain and share an overview of WWF’s NDC enhancement activities and key processes and partnerships across the network;
- Keep CEP Climate Policy Hub community and Core Team engaged and informed on achievements and key opportunities in the context of EU policies and diplomacy;
- Share and disseminate knowledge and products between relevant hubs in the WWF network and its partners to contribute to an improved knowledge transfer and management;
- Engage with priority countries in support of their NDC Enhancement strategies and advocacy efforts;
- Support WWF communication, engagement and profile building at major external events;
- Develop a sustainable funding model proposal for the NDC Enhancement Initiative;
- Look for opportunities and engage in developing fundraising proposals in support of the Initiative and participating countries in coherency and collaboration with other existing Initiatives of the Practice.
What you need - required qualifications and skills:
- At least five years of work experience in the area of climate or energy, including in global energy or climate policy work;
- International work experience in one or more of the following areas: (i) UNFCCC context (ii) renewable energy or energy efficiency, (iii) coal phase-out and/or oil and gas transition;
- Work experience in national climate policies;
- Master’s Degree in Climate Science, Energy Economics, Social Science, Finance, or other relevant fields;
- Fluent in English. Other languages are an asset;
- Proven knowledge and understanding of global conservation issues;
- Proven ability to effectively deliver programmatic work with impact results;
- Project and team management skills; experience in fundraising;
- Demonstrated experience in building alliances, initiatives or platforms for change that leverage the capacity of partners;
- A network of external relationships that extends WWF’s current reach;
- Ability to be a self-starter, excellent communication and network skills;
- Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment;
- Strong team player and internal organizational networker;
- Adheres to WWF’s values: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging
Please consult the attached job description for more information on the position.
Deadline for applications: 20 September 2020 midnight.
WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.
How to apply?
Email a cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org