Job opportunity with Friends of Ocean Action

Join Friends of Ocean Action as the new Impact Pillar Lead for Activating Ocean Finance!

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Director of Friends of Ocean Action and Global Director of WRI’s Ocean Program, you will lead Friend of Ocean Action's work with the finance sector, aiming to scale levels of finance flowing towards sustainable blue economy activities and ocean conservation. Additionally, you will be lead the delivery of ongoing work, as well as the identification of new projects and collaborations that can contribute to the overall aim of the pillar.

You will target high-level engagement with financial institutions, businesses, governments, and civil society organizations in relation to specific deliverables of the impact pillar; and monitoring and analyzing trends and developments in the field of sustainability, biodiversity, and ocean finance. In this role, you will also involve engagement with Friends of Ocean Action members and their networks.

As a member of the Friends of Ocean Action team, you will join a global team based in different locations and organizations, and you will closely work with the World Economic Forum’s network in providing valuable engagement to the existing Friends of Ocean Action network and growing the project portfolio within the finance pillar.

This role can be based in London or the Hague.

Find out more and apply here.