Manager, Company Network – Financial Services Sector
Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization leading the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through powerful networks and advocacy, Ceres tackles the world’s biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and human rights abuses.
For more information about Ceres , please visit our web site (www.ceres.org).
Description and Responsibilities
Ceres is searching for a full-time Manager to act as the relationship manager for a portfolio of Company Network members in the financial services sector. Working in concert with the strategic advisor, the Manager will support Ceres’ strategy for accelerating sustainability leadership in the sector, with a focus on the Ceres Roadmap 2030 priorities of stabilizing the climate, protecting water and natural resources, and building a just and inclusive economy.
This is a full-time position preferably based in Boston, but would welcome remote work, with line reporting to one of the Directors or Senior Directors of the Company Network. Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Help develop and execute annual programmatic goals for advancing sustainability leadership within this portfolio, and support strategic planning and performance for the Company Network.
Develop briefings or presentations for members of the Ceres leadership team in support of their engagement with companies, investors or other external audiences.
Grow team revenue through development of fee for service project opportunities with companies within and beyond the Network.
Help build the pipeline of companies joining the Company Network by identifying prospective members and supporting the outreach process.
Experience in the North American context is required, coupled with an understanding of the broader international context for sustainability.
Demonstrated project management skills overseeing multiple projects and external relationships at the same time.
Sound judgment, sensitivity to diverse constituencies, excellent interpersonal skills, strong initiative and motivation.
Ability to bring a positive outlook to working at Ceres.
The hiring salary range for this position is $75,000.00-77,000.00
How to Apply
We encourage all applicants to review our website to familiarize themselves with Ceres before applying: www.ceres.org. Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and list of three references.
Ceres is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from people of color, including bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, military or veteran status, disability, or any factors prohibited by applicable law.
Remote (Boston, MA, USA)