Policy Manager - Super Pollutants

The Clean Air Fund is looking to recruit a Policy Manager - Super Pollutants to join the team . This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing organisation whose mission is to use philanthropic grants to catalyse a reduction in air pollution.   

As a Policy Manager - Super Pollutants with Clean Air Fund you would help to manage multi-lateral partnerships and coalitions, oversee a portfolio of grants and projects spanning campaigns and policy, and drive funders, governments and non-profits to work effectively towards reducing black carbon emissions. 

To be successful in this role you will have

  • Previous policy and partnerships experience at an international level, designing and delivering strategies that led to demonstrable policy change. 
  • Developing and implementing policy and partnerships strategies on air pollution, climate, climate finance, or other related fields, preferably with an international perspective. 
  • Managing relationships and building coalitions with external stakeholders, including policy makers. 
  • Experience and contacts within relevant global institutions, such as UN agencies, international financial institutions, development agencies, etc. 
  • Proven ability to develop policy recommendations, identify opportunities, and generate support for adoption. 
  • Demonstrable ability to facilitate groups and partners to agree common policy goals and campaign tactics. 
  • Experience of working in a range of cultural and socio-economic contexts, adapting style and approach appropriately. 
  • Demonstrated ability to think and act strategically and to be outcome-focused, with experience working in teams that design and execute strategies on complex issues. 
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to efficiently explain and discuss complex topics in layman’s terms. 
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office programmes, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint. 
  • Line management experience. 

For more information on this role, as well as the full person specification please see the job description

  • Closing date – 16/01/2024
  • Salary & Benefits - Depending on location: 
    • In UK £51,838 - £66,583 gross per annum
    • In Ghana GHS 412,536.11 - 526,337.76 gross per annum
    • In India INR 3,807,625 - 4,858,003 gross per annum
    • In South Africa ZAR 1,250,000-1,300,000 gross per annum
  • 1st Interview dates - 24/01/2-24 and 25/01/2024 
  • 2nd Interview dates - 06/02/2024 and 07/02/2024
  • Type of employment - Full Time, Fixed term until end of December 2026 
  • Applicants must be entitled to work in the location they have applied for (UK, India, Ghana or South Africa).  Clean Air Fund cannot support visa applications.

We are building a new team working on Super Pollutants and are also recruiting for a Specialist and a Senior Analyst.

As an employer, we are committed to ensuring the representation of people from all backgrounds regardless of their gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, returning parents, carers or any other aspect which makes them unique. We particularly welcome applicants from under-represented groups  to apply and would encourage you to let us know if there are steps we can take to ensure that the recruitment process enables you to present yourself in a way that makes you comfortable. We are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of our employees from all forms of harm. 

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