WRI Brasil seeks a Director for its Climate Change Program. The Director will be responsible for the Program’s overall leadership, management, outreach, and fundraising. The position requires strong vision, a strategic mindset, interpersonal skills, fundraising talent, and extensive knowledge of climate change and how it intersects with the economy, social issues, and technology, as well as forest and cities. In addition, the candidate should thrive operating in a results-focused culture. This is a challenging position that offers a unique opportunity to have a major impact on the Brazilian and the global environment and development issues.
WRI Brasil’s Climate Change Program works with governments, businesses, and civil society to advance transformative solutions for climate change mitigation and adaptation.
The main responsibility of the Climate Director will be to develop future and implement the current Climate Change strategy for WRI Brasil. There are several important work streams in place to be overseen by the Director of Climate, which are highlighted below: