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Senior Program Officer (II), Verra

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Organization: Verra Position: Senior Program Officer (II) Duty Station: Washington, DC or Asheville, NC preferred (working remotely during COVID-19, with long-term flexible work arrangements possible), US Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Experience Requirements: At least 3 years of relevant professional experience, preferably working for a standards organization, NGO, government, project developer and/or validation and verification body. Technical background and previous experience in Nature-Based Solutions (e.g., AFOLU/REDD+sector). A relevant university degree. A master’s degree would be advantageous. Understanding of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies, Sustainable Development Goals, supply-chain sustainability initiatives, and/or climate/development finance, and an appreciation for the challenges and opportunities faced by practitioners of these arenas. Strong attention to detail. Strong project management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize and work efficiently and effectively under deadlines. Culturally aware with ability to work with stakeholders and partners from different countries and cultures. Self-starter with ability to excel in a professional environment with limited supervision. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Fluency in English is essential. Contact Name: Sara Mickens Email: smickens@verra.org Links Job Announcement: https://verra.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=32 Organization's Website: https://verra.org/