Various Offices - Global Director of Sustainable Finance Centre

04/26/2021

Based in one of WRI's offices in Brazil, China, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Kenya, the Netherlands, Mexico, the UK, or the United States.

Seeking to appoint a leader with a compelling vision of the changes needed in investment flows, patterns that will transform the global economy, a strong policy and research track record, as well as excellent management and communications skills to lead this work.

Reporting directly to WRI's Managing Director, the Global Director of the Sustainable Finance Center will:

  • Oversee the Institute's work on sustainable finance and guide WRI's strategy to shift financing and investments towards more sustainable, more inclusive, low carbon, climate-resilient development.
  • Manage an international staff of 20 based in Washington, DC and Beijing, China, and
  • Work closely with six WRI Programs-Food, Forests, Water, Energy, Cities and Climate, other WRI Centers - governance, business and economics, and with six WRI international offices in Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Europe and Mexico.