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Analyst / Associate - Carbon markets (Cutting edge research and forecasting)

Remote
about 1 month ago
Full time role

Company

cKinetics ( www.cKinetics.com) is a mission driven Sustainability Insight, Innovation & Capital Advisory Firm. We are amongst the largest boutique ...

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Job Description

  1. Are you open to an adventure that combines learning, travel overseas and tackling climate change?
  2. Do you have a demonstrated passion as relates to Sustainability issues and carbon markets?
  3. Are you good at writing long essays?

If you answered “yes” to all the above, please read on!

 

Profile

cKinetics is looking for those who are passionate about Sustainability and Carbon Markets and looking for meaningful as well as cutting-edge work.

 

The candidate would be part of the California Carbon team (www.CaliforniaCarbon.info), a division of cKinetics, which provides business intelligence and analytics in carbon markets.

 

The person would be involved in writing research reports that track carbon markets. She/he would also engage market players, and analyze data-sets in carbon markets.

 

She/he would travel to India 2-3 times a year where our analysts from all over the globe converge.

 

Position deliverables

The role envisages the following activities:

  • Creating research reports that analyze compliance and voluntary carbon offset markets
  • Analyzing trends in carbon markets. Writing frequent (3-4 times a week) short commentaries by synthesizing data
  • Interviewing specialists in North America and publishing them on our platform
  • Working with our other analysts and economists to identify areas to research
  • Participating in our frequent webinars and events, to present your analysis

 

About you

  1. You are self-motivated and looking to be part of a dynamic environment
  2. You are great at writing long-form essays: you have a methodical and critical mindset for collecting and analysing data
  3. Strong interpersonal skills to be able to interact and collaborate with professionals from varied cultural backgrounds
  4. Preferable but not necessary – you have prior work experience in the carbon offsets sector

 

You must have

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree. Preference for majors in Environmental Economics, Climate Finance, Environmental Sciences, Natural Resources Management, or similar
  • 3-5 years of work experience. Experience in low carbon tech, energy markets and/or environmental commodity markets is a big plus
  • Excellent writing and communication skills and an engaging personality
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Passion to work in carbon markets

 

Location

Remote (But in the US/ Canada time zone).

Travel 2-3 times to India, to participate in the team’s global convenings

 

If you are interested, please write to us with a resume and also include a note on why you fit the profile. Email recruiteam@cKinetics.com

 

 

 

About cKinetics

cKinetics (www.cKinetics.com) is a mission driven Sustainability Insight, Innovation & Capital Advisory Firm. We are amongst the largest boutique Sustainability advisory firms globally. We work with businesses, investors, industry groups as well as thought leaders to continually generate market insight and catalyze change. With offices in New Delhi, India and Cupertino, California; the company works with clients and partners globally.

 

This role is for California Carbon, a division of cKinetics. CaliforniaCarbon tracks carbon and offset markets and mines insights for over 100 organizations in North America. You can learn more at https://go.californiacarbon.info/intro

 

 

cKinetics ( www.cKinetics.com) is a mission driven Sustainability Insight, Innovation & Capital Advisory Firm. We are amongst the largest boutique ...

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