The Global Intelligence Service at ClimateWorks Foundation identifies high-impact opportunities for philanthropy to enable deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions. With data-rich information and analysis, we equip philanthropy and the climate community with insights to build and execute transformative climate strategies. Global Intelligence services and products include both climate insights and philanthropic insights.
The Systems & Processes team works collaboratively with the Global Intelligence team to curate and maintain the systems and processes that we use to collect, store, analyze and share climate and philanthropic insight related data with internal staff and our partners. The philanthropic insights function of the Global Intelligence service is one of many shared responsibilities between the Global Intelligence team and the Systems & Processes team in support of the Global Intelligence Service.
The Data Specialist will collect, process and analyze data on a range of topics related to climate funding flows, supporting ClimateWorks Foundation’s efforts to identify investment priorities and inform effective deployment of funding. This position requires excellent research, analytical, organizational and project management skills, and immaculate attention to detail. The Data Specialist will work collaboratively with other intelligence asset and product owners across departments to develop compelling, integrated, and clearly positioned products that meet the information needs of key audiences. The Data Specialist is expected to become deeply familiar with the Foundation’s funding database and taxonomy of strategies in order to provide synthesis of foundation funding trends for climate mitigation. This position will focus on the philanthropic insights function of the Global Intelligence Service and will report to the Director, Systems & Processes.
Data owner for multiple streams of data within MS Excel and Salesforce databases; own all processes related to assigned data types:
Create and promote analytical products which support ClimateWorks and its network of foundation partners
Participate in design and maintenance of user-facing Salesforce database
ClimateWorks offers an excellent benefits package and a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience (geographic differential applied based on location).
ClimateWorks Foundation is based in the San Francisco Financial District. Our offices are closed due to Covid-19, and employees are working from home. We anticipate transitioning back to in-person work in our office in line with health and safety guidelines sometime in the second half of 2021.
At ClimateWorks Foundation, we are driven by our vision of creating a thriving planet for all living beings for generations to come. We aim to foster an inclusive workplace that values diverse lived experiences and emphasizes the voices of marginalized people — especially Black, Indigenous, and People of Color — who are most vulnerable to climate impacts, and whose voices, ideas, and leadership are crucial to winning the climate fight.
To ensure that we are making meaningful progress, we have made a set of diversity, equity, and inclusion commitments across all dimensions of our work to further our mission and realize our vision. For more information, please visit: Fostering Racial and Social Justice in Pursuit of our Mission
ClimateWorks Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse candidate pool. The Foundation recognizes diversity as an asset essential to accomplishing its work and views diversity as encompassing differences in race and gender/gender identity, as well as age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, job skills, education, and geographic location. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
To be considered for this position, interested candidates must follow the link below to submit a resume and cover letter. This position will remain open until filled.