Title: Project Manager, Better Places for People
Organization: World Green Building Council
Location: London, UK or Toronto, Canada
Salary: London £38,000 - £48,000; Toronto $63,000 - $80,000 CDN (depending on experience)
Type of Position: Permanent Position (Minimum 2-year fixed contract)
About the World Green Building Council
The World Green Building Council is a global network of Green Building Councils (GBCs) in over 70 countries which is transforming the places we live, work, play, heal and learn.
Buildings are diverse and beautiful but they must also be sustainable. We believe green buildings can and must be at the centre of our lives. Our changing climate means we must reshape the way we grow and build. Our mission is to create green buildings for everyone, everywhere - enabling people to thrive both today and tomorrow. By taking action, we champion local and global leadership. We empower our community to drive change. We are greater than the sum of our parts, and commit to green buildings for everyone, everywhere.
About the Project - Better Places for People
The Better Places for People project is a global initiative which drives thought leadership globally and supports GBCs and their member companies to increase the demand and supply of green buildings which are supportive of the health, wellbeing and productivity of the people within them.
The ultimate goal of the project is first and foremost to advance green buildings, proving their business case by demonstrating their positive impact on health, wellbeing and even productivity. The ideal candidate can grasp this subtlety and build it into every activity they undertake.
The project currently collects and disseminates research and thought leadership presented in a variety of ways, including blogs, longer reports, research snapshots and targets real estate investors, developers, owners, managers, architects and other audiences. There is scope also to expand the project and develop creative and innovative approaches to achieving the project objectives working closely with GBCs, partners, and the project sponsors. .
Better Places for People Project Manager:
The Project Manager will report directly to the Director of Global Projects and Partnerships, and will work closely with the five Regional Heads based in Africa, Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, and MENA. The candidate will also work closely with the Marketing and Communications team based in London, UK as well Green Building Councils from over 25 countries.
Key responsibilities include:
Experience and Skills
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Please submit your CV and cover letter to email@example.com by 11:59 PM EST on Thursday, January 18, 2018.
WorldGBC thanks all applicants but we will only contact those selected for a first round interview to be held in the last two weeks of January.
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GoodWork ID: 43333 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Dec 15 2017