Ceres

Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization working with the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through powerful networks and advocacy, Ceres tackles the world's biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and inequitable workplaces.

Our mission: Ceres is transforming the economy to build a sustainable future for people and the planet.

Ceres Boston, MA, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization working with the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through powerful networks and advocacy, Ceres tackles the world’s biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and equitable workplaces. For more information about Ceres, please visit our website ( www.ceres.org ). Description and Responsibilities Ceres is seeking a highly qualified Senior Director of the Accelerator for Sustainable Capital Markets to oversee Ceres’ new initiative that seeks to address challenges and take advantages of opportunities to transform the rules, policies, and signals that govern capital markets to accelerate action on climate change. This new position will directly oversee the launch of a portfolio of capital markets-focused projects and ensure integration with other Ceres program teams to build off the...
Ceres Washington D.C., DC, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization working with the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through powerful networks and advocacy, Ceres tackles the world’s biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and human rights abuses.For more information about Ceres, please visit our website ( www.ceres.org ). Description and Responsibilities This a full-time position, preferably based in the Washington, D.C. or the greater Boston area, that will run from Jan 2020 to Dec 2022. This position is designed for a highly motivated, self-starter with prior policy campaign experience looking to be an advocate for strong and effective federal climate and clean energy policies. The position will report to the Senior Program Director, Capital Market Systems. Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following: Partner with Senior Program Director...
Ceres Boston, MA, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
Ceres is a not-for-profit organization that partners with institutional investors, large companies, environmental organizations and other public interest groups, with the goal of mobilizing investor and business leadership to build a thriving, sustainable global economy. Ceres plays a unique role in the sustainability movement by bringing the perspective and power of investors to environmental and social issues, and specifically to the performance, practices and policies of corporations. Through its Investor Network on Climate Risk, Ceres has been able to mobilize over 115 institutional investors representing more than $14 trillion in assets to better understand and properly value climate and water-related risks and opportunities. Ceres works to foster corporate leadership on sustainability issues and mobilize private sector actors in support of public policies for long-term sustainability. Ceres works with over 65 major companies to integrate environmental and social issues into...
Ceres San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Full Time
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.For more information about Ceres, please visit our website ( www.ceres.org ). Position Description The Development Assistant will work with the Director of Development, California (DOD West), primarily focusing on individual giving and development events, and s/he also will be part of a 10-person development team in Boston. The Development Assistant will report to the DOD West and provide administrative support to this position. This full-time job, based in San Francisco, CA, is an excellent entry-level position for an individual with an interest in climate change and sustainability who would like to build skills and experience...
Ceres Boston, MA, USA
Jan 08, 2020
Internship
The Ceres Commit to Climate (CTC) Initiative aims to build private sector leadership on climate action, including supporting climate, clean energy, and clean transportation policies as well as securing strong corporate commitments that advance the goals of the Paris Agreement. The CTC intern will work directly with the Vice President for Climate and Energy and Director for Corporate Clean Energy Leadership on: Research and writing projects focused on analyzing the climate and clean energy performance of individual companies, sectors, and investors. Identifying, compiling and presenting updates on climate and clean energy policy, corporate commitments, industry trends, and the latest cutting edge research and science. Support for ongoing CTC campaigns and assistance with special and ad hoc projects. The ideal candidate has a strong interest in climate and clean energy topics and a focus in climate policy, financial markets, and corporate sustainability....