Manager, Corporate Advisory, Markets Transformation
Our client is an international nonprofit organization that works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by transforming land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. With headquarters in New York City and offices throughout the United States and worldwide, they work with people whose livelihoods depend on the land, helping them transform the way they grow food, harvest wood and host travelers.
Their Corporate Advisory team helps companies create and implement sourcing policies that will achieve their responsible sourcing goals and help protect the world’s forests. They provide custom, practical solutions to prioritize resources, overcome risk, and maximize the positive social and environmental impact generated through sourcing. This service furthers their mission by providing support for products and commodities that are closely tied to deforestation, including but not limited to timber, paper/packaging and palm oil.
The Manager will be responsible for the Markets Team’s Corporate Advisory activities in Europe, with a focus on forest products and commodities linked to deforestation including oil palm and rubber. S/he will focus on ensuring that all their key partners and stakeholders within their Corporate Advisory, forest products and no deforestation work in Europe are effectively managed, retained and further developed. The manager will recruit companies, build and retain relationships with new and existing companies and stakeholders, prepare proposals and associated budgets, ensure the successful execution of corporate advisory projects, and assure client satisfaction. The Manager will contribute to the strategic planning of the Markets Transformation program in Europe and will be responsible for market development and relationship management of businesses within France across a multitude of sectors and approaches.
The Manager will also assist them in stimulating demand for FSC certified products, working with colleagues across the team to foster market linkages, influence market/ policy initiatives and market FSC certified products.
Globally he/she will support cross divisional initiatives to streamline and better support the organization’s work with companies. S/he will also work with the Director(s), and other Markets team members, to ensure a unified presentation of services and offerings to clients across the various sectors of their work.
To apply: apply online with your CV, cover letter and salary history. Please use the following format in the subject line: first name and last name, job title of position you are applying for.
Only candidates authorized to work in the United Kingdom or the Netherlands will be considered
Our client is an equal opportunity employer
Title: Manager, Corporate Advisory, Markets Transformation
Unit: Markets Transformation
Reports to: Manager, Markets Transformation, Forest Products/Corporate Advisory
Dotted Line Report: European Markets Director
Location: London, UK or Netherlands
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