Programme Manager – Powering Past Coal Alliance

The PPCA is seeking to recruit an experienced staff member with at least five years of professional experience. The following job description sets out the envisaged role and responsibilities, however there is flexibility as to how these will be ultimately confirmed:

The ideal candidate will have the ability to:
Use strong organisation and planning skills to deliver an efficient and reliable secretariat that can operate with a diverse range of stakeholders.
Engage, develop and sustain strong relationships with a range of networks, institutions, and key individuals across governments, business, and civil society.
Carry out multiple administrative tasks with strong attention to detail and efficiency, using standard software packages at an advanced level.
Communicate effectively with political and diplomatic tact.

Essential Experience:
Proven background in international climate and / or energy.
Excellent administrative and project management skills, including event planning and delivery.
Excellent written and spoken English.

Desirable Experience:
Familiarity with the coal power generation sector.
Previous experience in secretariat and / or government roles, including diplomatic protocol.
Additional languages welcome, particularly French.

How to apply
Interested applicants should submit a one page cover letter and maximum two page CV, combined into one document. Candidates should include details of their availability for starting the role, an indication of expected salary levels, and contact details of at least two nominated referees.
Documents should be submitted by email to: by close of Sunday 17 January 2021. Please title the Subject of your email: Application – PPCA PM – Surname.