sharing in governance of extractive industries
Deadline to Apply: no later than 15thJanuary 2017
Please note that position is only for candidates who have the right to work in the UK and meet the professional and education requirements outlined below.
Shape the agenda on global resources, political risk & sustainability
Position: Associate / Senior Associate
Please note that we are only able to accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK and meet the professional and education requirements outlined below.
Background: Critical Resource is a leading advisory firm specialising in political risk and sustainability issues, advising major companies and investors and engaging with international stakeholders at the most senior levels. We have two main goals: to provide authoritative, independent analysis on such issues; and to assist clients to manage them in a strategic, far-sighted and responsible way. Our core team brings together high-level experience working for The Economist, McKinsey, the OECD, Chatham House and a number of major energy and resource firms. Our network of senior advisors spans over 75 countries and includes former senior executives in global companies, former ambassadors, government ministers, civil society leaders, and other leading opinion formers. www.c-resource.com
The opportunity: We are looking for a high-calibre candidate to join Critical Resource’s London-based core team. Depending on the relevant experience of the candidate, the position will be either at Associate or Senior Associate level.
This is an important role for the future of our successful, boutique company. The right candidate will work with other key team members to help drive the success of the business (as well as influence on-the-ground outcomes on a globally-important set of issues). The work will be highly challenging and engaging, often with tight deadlines, and require both intellectual rigour and strong entrepreneurship.
Depending on the experience and expertise of the successful candidate, the role will likely focus on:
Additional areas of work may include:
This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who wants to further their experience and reputation in the sustainability / political risk field, as well as on business development, in an environment which values excellence and which is highly supportive of employees’ professional development.
We may create two positions if we identify more than one suitable candidate.
The ideal candidate will have:
Skills / qualifications
Location: Central London (nearest tube – Farringdon)
Time & availability required: We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible, ideally in January or February 2017, on a full-time basis. This will be a permanent role with a 6-month probationary period. Some international travel may be required.
Salary: Competitive overall package dependent on experience, comprising base salary and performance bonus. For senior associates there is potential for equity options after 1-2 years.
Please send a CV and a one-page cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible, and by 15thJanuary 2017 at the latest. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is identified.
Last updated by Norma Garza Dec 6, 2016.