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Scientist, Ratings

BeZero Carbon


Posted over 30 days ago...

Join BeZero Carbon to revolutionize the Voluntary Carbon Market with your expertise in environmental science and analytics


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Senna Building

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98% Remote- Europe

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary - BeZero Carbon is pioneering the evaluation of the Voluntary Carbon Market through advanced ratings and research tools. Founded in 2020 with a robust team of over 150 professionals from diverse fields, we're on a mission to facilitate the Net-Zero transition, supported by our recent Series B funding. Our global presence and innovative SaaS product, BeZero Carbon Markets, positions us at the forefront of risk management and market pricing in this sector. Learn more at

  • Role Summary
  • Conduct in-depth research on various carbon offset projects.
  • Enhance our ratings and analytical frameworks for the carbon market.
  • Maintain and grow our literature database for the industry.
  • Create comprehensive research reports on market trends.
  • Represent BeZero Carbon at conferences and industry events.
  • Meet monthly targets through the delivery of detailed ratings and content.
  • Manage a team of rating scientists depending on your experience.
  • Role Requirements
  • Academic background in environmental and/or natural sciences.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proven research and analytical capabilities.
  • Confidence in engaging with high-level clients and stakeholders.
  • Deep understanding of the voluntary carbon market and its associated risks.

Scientist, Ratings

About us:

BeZero Carbon is a global ratings agency for the Voluntary Carbon Market. We distribute our ratings via our SaaS Product, BeZero Carbon Markets, informing all market participants on how to price and manage risk. Our ratings and research tools support buyers, intermediaries, investors and carbon project developers.

Founded in April 2020, our 150+ strong team combines climatic and earth sciences, sell-side financial research, earth observation, machine learning, data and technology, engineering, and public policy expertise. We work from four continents.

Having raised a significant Series B funding round in late 2022, we are rapidly growing as a company, accelerating the Net-Zero transition through ratings.

Job Description:

BeZero is looking for an exceptional candidate to join our carbon credit ratings team. The ideal candidate would have an academic background in environmental and/or natural sciences.

We are looking for a driven, creative and intellectually curious individual excited by the prospect of working at an innovative start-up aiming to rethink the frameworks within which credits from such projects as assessed for quality.

The role will be focused on researching the science and evidence behind different types of projects, and continuing to build our database of evidence and ratings and content stream for the sector. The successful candidate will be expected to drive analytical development, BeZero’s research and develop sector & sub-sector expertise to lead analysis of carbon projects. It will also require interacting with both internal and external stakeholders and consequently, strong written, presentational, and oral communication skills are essential. The ideal candidate will bring a depth of knowledge in offset projects and the ability to create effective messaging for a diverse audience. The candidate will report to BeZero’s Director of Carbon Ratings and can work remotely or from our London-based office on GMT hours.


  • Research offset projects in the voluntary carbon market

  • Expanding and developing our ratings and analytical models for the sector

  • Curating our literature database

  • Writing research reports on market trends and dynamics

  • Attending conferences and events representing BeZero Carbon

  • Working towards monthly targets through delivery of ratings, reviews and content

  • Potential management of rating scientists, depending on experience

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Have an academic background in environmental and/or natural sciences.

  • Have strong written and spoken communication skills.

  • Have a strong research background and analytical skills.

  • Be comfortable speaking to high-level clients and external stakeholders.

  • Have a strong understanding of the voluntary carbon market and the risks offset projects face.


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