Sustainable change requires passionate people

We are always keen to work with like-minded world-changers who share our passion for sustainable development. Though we don’t often have staff vacancies, there are occasionally new roles to fill and any positions we have available (both paid and voluntary) will be advertised below.

Current Job Vacancies


Project Manager – Renewable Energy and Carbon Project

Overall Purpose:
This position will act as RW Nepal’s carbon offsetting project expert, overseeing and directly delivering assigned improved cookstove (ICS) carbon offsetting project(s) and renewable energy projects in the organisation, including small-scale innovative pilot projects, and larger scale-up projects, and will act as technical advisor on carbon project design and delivery within RW Nepal.


The position will effectively co-ordinate and allocate internal resources to deliver project objectives, outcomes and outputs on-time, within scope and budget. The position will be responsible to lead, manage and support the project team and ensure the team is supervised and guided to deliver project outputs at field level. The Project Manager will represent the project and the team at critical stakeholder meetings at local, provincial and central level. With the team, this position will be responsible for making the project plan (Detailed Implementation Plan and Guidelines), overseeing spend against the plan, monitoring activities, ensuring donor compliance and reporting progress to the senior management team, within Nepal and the UK. S/he will ensure effective and timely coordination with partners and local stakeholders in all aspects of the project and the successful completion of assigned responsibilities.

To Apply: Please send your CV and a covering letter with your salary expectation (1 to 2 pages only) to jobs@renewable-world.org.

Application Deadline: 14th September 2021

Interviews: Week of 20th September

Download the Job Description here: Job Description, Project Manager RW Carbon Offset Project


Fundraising Officer

We are recruiting for an experienced, highly motivated, values-driven Fundraising Officer to join our dynamic Brighton-based Team. If you’re keen to progress your fundraising career, this varied role offers the opportunity to develop and hone your skills, combining wide-ranging pipeline development, with support to our Trusts and High Net Worth Individual fundraising. If you’re passionate about the climate emergency and the role of Renewable Energy in poverty reduction, we’d like to hear from you.

To apply: please email your CV and cover letter (no more than 2 pages max) telling us how you meet the requirements of this role, which are outlined in the Job description, below. Applications must be submitted by Friday 17th September and we expect to hold interviews at our offices on Wednesday, 29th September.

Download the Job Description here: Fundraising Officer Job Description


Fundraising and Admin Officer

We are looking for a highly organised and conscientious Fundraising and Admin Officer to join our expanding UK Team.

The post-holder will be responsible for stewarding and developing income from the individual giving portfolio, supporting the delivery and development of the events and corporate partnerships portfolio, and providing administrative support to ensure the smooth running of the Renewable World office.

To apply: please email your CV and a cover letter (no more than two pages) telling us how you meet the requirements for this role (please see the Job Description for a full list of requirements). Application deadline: Monday 16th August 2021.

Download the Job Description here: Fundraising and Admin Officer Job Description


Trustee

There are currently opportunities for two or three new Trustees to join the nine current Trustees on Renewable World’s Board.  We are particularly seeking candidates with strong expertise and experience in one or more of the following areas, in priority order:

  1. Fundraising experience and expertise.
  2. International development.
  3. International programme delivery.
  4. East Africa experience especially useful.

All will be suitably qualified, ideally have Board or similar experience, with a proven passion for environmental issues/renewable energy. More information can be found by visiting http://www.renewable-world.org/about-us/our-trustees

This role is unpaid and requires an active commitment including quarterly face to face meetings in London plus engagement in the work of board subcommittees (supported predominantly by conference calls) and a willingness to travel to Brighton or other parts of the country on occasion to attend meetings with staff and funders.

To apply, please send a CV with a supporting statement up to 200 words to jobs@renewable-world.org. The deadline for applications is Tuesday 31st July 2021.

We will contact you to arrange an interview if you are shortlisted.

The Board is committed to increasing the diversity of its membership and welcomes applications from individuals across all sections of society.

Download the Job Description here: Trustee Roles and Responsibilities


Volunteer E-Card Designer

We are looking to recruit a committed, enthusiastic and reliable volunteer e-card designer to create a range of designs for us. We would like the volunteer to develop and improve our individual e-card offering by creating more designs and expanding on the occasions for which we offer e-cards. This volunteer role is an ideal opportunity for committed design graduate wanting to gain experience in the charity sector. To find out more and apply, please download the job description.

Download the job description here: Volunteer E-Card Designer