GO BIG: President

Working closely with ClimateWorks Foundation and other partners, GO BIG’s President will lead a global team of senior development professionals and support staff to engage philanthropists and donors in this peer to peer, multibillion dollar global initiative. The President will have the unique opportunity to work with ClimateWorks and the founding investors to help shape and further grow the Board of Directors for GO BIG as well as design the process to build direct relationships with principal donors. Read more.

GO BIG: Senior Program Manager

The Senior Program Manager, GO BIG will report to the Executive Director. The position requires excellent programmatic, relationship and operational skills, a proven understanding of current climate science, strong written and oral communication skills, and knowledge of the advocacy landscape. S/he will be responsible for supporting a team of senior strategists and fundraisers working on the GO BIG campaign. Fundamentally, this role will be focused on creating, aggregating, curating and disseminating the big ideas that present opportunities for high-impact climate investing. Read more.

Director of Marketing & Communications

Reporting to the Vice President, Philanthropy, and overseeing a growing team of staff and consultants, the Director of Marketing and Communications will lead the development and expansion of the communications function at ClimateWorks. Focusing on corporate communications, brand management, public relations and media strategy, the Director will set and execute the organization’s overall communications strategy, and guide the organization towards a larger profile and stronger brand-building efforts. S/he will ensure coordination, as well as brand consistency, across ClimateWorks’ diverse set of global initiatives. The Director will play a pivotal role in carrying out ClimateWorks’ mission to leverage philanthropy and accelerate climate mitigation efforts, and drive consistent and compelling narratives to the organization’s growing list of partners, funders, and grantees. Read more.

Project Manager, Funder Collaborations

The Project Manager, Funder Collaborations will report to the Senior Advisor, Funder Collaborations, and be based in the ClimateWorks San Francisco Office. The position requires excellent relationship and operational skills, experience building and managing coalitions and complex deadline-driven coalition projects, strong written and oral communication skills, and familiarity with the philanthropic, environmental justice or environmental advocacy communities. Read more.

Paid Research Fellowship

ClimateWorks Foundation and California Environmental Associates, funded by the Doris Duke Foundation, are launching a multi-phase project to address challenges in estimating LULUCF emissions. The research team will carry out an in-depth audit of the U.S. LULUCF GHG inventory to (1) identify key challenges and gaps in the methodology, data, modeling assumptions and parameters; (2) estimate the scale of uncertainty associated with identified gaps; and (3) outline options for addressing the sources of uncertainty. The summer researcher(s) will work closely with the project’s principle investigators to develop a thorough analysis of the sources and propagation of LULUCF inventory uncertainty, and ways in which uncertainty can be reduced. Read more.