Open Role: Strategy Manager
Location: Flexible, Global location
Reports to: Strategy Director
Salary: Generous salary and benefits package in line with experience. $90,000 - $100,000 USD with healthcare on top if based in the US, adjusted for the market and experience depending on the candidate’s location.
The Stichting Funder Forum (SFF) is a small team supporting a network of funders that work to create a systemic shift away from oil and gas, in service to a safer climate future. Established in 2021, Stichting Funder Forum (SFF) is an informal forum of actors and organizations engaged in assessing and discussing the energy transformations that are taking place globally. To achieve the objective SFF works with both global and regional philanthropies to help enhance existing initiatives or help incubate new initiatives to have the most impact in support of these goals.
To enhance our impact the SFF is seeking a highly motivated and proactive individual to work as their new Strategy Manager, to sit in the SFF Strategy Team, led by our Strategy Director, Alex Doukas.
The Strategy Manager will assist in the identification and development of strategies related to phasing out the use and production of oil and gas, reviewing existing and ongoing strategies while identifying gaps in the strategic landscape and seeking to coordinate philanthropies around strategic opportunities. They will provide robust recommendations on how to accelerate and scale-up opportunities to inform the investment decisions of the philanthropic community. The person will also support in convening on emerging topics in the sector and assist in mapping and identifying key actors across geographies.
The position requires a person with the ability to cultivate and develop successful strategies, who possess analytical and research skills, and an understanding of influencing policy processes. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to grasp political and technical issues, derive insights, and work with a team to translate these insights into actionable strategic recommendations. The candidate should work well across networks and communicate effectively.
1. Strategy development
2. Network engagement and relationship management
Preferred (but not required):
Diversity, equity, and inclusivity will be central to the work of the Stichting Funder Forum; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.
About the Stichting Funder Forum:
The Stichting Funder Forum (SFF) is a small team supporting a network of funders that works to create a systemic shift away from oil and gas, in service to a safer climate future. The Global Gas Hub is a project incubated at SFF which serves as a central hive for regional, thematic, and global gas campaigns to advance the shared goals of the urgent and rapid delivery of a global gas phase-out.
Location flexible for the right candidate. Given the global scope of the role, candidates must be willing to work flexible hours depending on location.
Term, salary, and benefits:
Generous salary and benefits package in line with experience. Initial one- year contract with potential for renewal, total $90,000 - $100,000 USD with additional health benefits, adjusted for the market and adjusted for experience.
The deadline to apply is Sunday, May 29, 11:59pm EST.