Manager, Disclosure, Capital Market Systems
Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization leading the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through our powerful networks and advocacy, we tackle the world’s biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and human rights abuses.
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Description & Responsibilities
Ceres’ newly created Capital Markets Systems Program consolidates Ceres’ work on critical market levers that will help scale the transition to sustainable capital markets. The program works to (1) promote sustainable governance by corporate boards, and (2) press stock exchanges, securities regulators and other supranational bodies to mandate or otherwise encourage sustainability disclosure.
The CMS Program is seeking a Manager of Disclosure to support the sustainability disclosure work streams. The Manager will work with the Director, Disclosure and other team members to drive and implement projects, manage critical relationships with investors and other stakeholders, contribute to strategy development and thought leadership in this space, and help coordinate related efforts internally.
We’re seeking applicants who demonstrate a passion for accelerating and expanding the adoption of sustainable business practices and solutions to build a healthy global economy. The Manager needs to be a savvy project and relationship manager, effective communicator and strategic thinker who can help develop and further Ceres’s strategies to increase sustainability disclosures that are both ‘decision friendly’ to global investors and useful management tools for the companies that produce them.
This full-time position will be based in Boston or San Francisco. It reports to the Director, Disclosure, Capital Market Systems. The Capital Market Systems team is based in Boston.
Responsibilities include the following:
Work with the Director, Disclosure to drive the Investor Initiative on Sustainable Exchanges, a Ceres program focused on leveraging the power of stock exchanges to drive sustainability disclosure as well as other sustainability disclosure efforts.
How to Apply
We encourage all applicants to review our website to familiarize themselves with Ceres before applying: www.ceres.org. If you are interested in applying to this position, please submit a resume, cover letter, two writing samples, and list of three references, as well as complete the additional information as instructed.
Ceres is an Equal Opportunity Employer and seeks qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.