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BeZero Carbon

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Join the Pioneering Team at BeZero Carbon and Shape the Future of Environmental Markets

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98% Remote- Worldwide

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Organisation summary

BeZero Carbon is a trailblazing carbon ratings agency revolutionizing the Voluntary Carbon Market. With a talented team of over 160 professionals, including climate and data scientists, geospatial experts, and financial analysts, BeZero Carbon provides critical data for informed climate decisions. The agency has recently secured Series B funding, propelling its mission to advance climate action through comprehensive carbon ratings. Join a company where curiosity and research expertise drive innovation in environmental sustainability.

Role Summary

  • Develop and refine non-nature based risk assessment methodologies.
  • Contribute to market communications via blogs and other channels.
  • Enhance the company's database of evidence, ratings, and sector-related content.
  • Drive analytical development and research to refine ratings frameworks.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to support the company's mission.

Role Requirements

  • Academic/professional background in engineering/sciences.
  • Experience with non-nature based projects in the Voluntary Carbon Market.
  • Management experience and strong communication skills.
  • Research background with analytical acumen.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the voluntary carbon market and associated risks.

Application Process Details

Explore this opportunity further and apply at www.bezerocarbon.com.

About us:

BeZero Carbon’s Mission is to scale investment in environmental markets that deliver a sustainable future. We are a carbon ratings agency. We equip world-leading organisations with the knowledge, tools and confidence to make better climate decisions. BeZero Carbon is the largest global ratings agency for the Voluntary Carbon Market. We are driving climate action through carbon ratings.

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 with mission-critical data.

Our 160+ strong team combines climatic and earth sciences, sell-side financial research, machine learning, technology, and public policy expertise with world-class commercial and operations teams.

Curiosity, technical know-how and a research-first mindset sit at the heart of BeZero. We combine traditional capital markets research practices with expertise in environmental sciences and technology. Our 70+ analytical team of climate and data scientists, geospatial experts and financial market analysts comes with the highest academic credentials, a tenacious approach to scientific inquiry and a dedication to climate action through science.

Off the back of our Series B funding round in late 2022, we are expanding our global capabilities in pursuit of our mission to accelerate climate action through carbon ratings.

Why you’ll love it here:


  • Careerdefining work - come and work on some of the most cutting edge problemsets, and do something you’ll be proud of for the rest of yourcareer
  • World-classanalysts - spend your time among the best of the best; 70% of ouranalytical team have PhDs, and have worked across some of the top globalinstitutions
  • Compensationand benefits - competitive compensation and a broad benefits package
  • Liveyour life - flexible time off, and opportunity for remote working
  • Roomto grow - many of our roles didn’t exist in the market 2 years ago, andthere’s plenty of room to chart your own course

For more information visit www.bezerocarbon.com

Job Description:

BeZero is looking for an exceptional candidate with sector expertise in renewable energy, CDR, waste or industrial projects to join our carbon credit ratings team. The ideal candidate would have an academic background in engineering and/or sciences. In addition, their professional experience will bring knowledge of developing technology-based projects on the ground, auditing/reviewing the carbon accountancy parameters of these projects such as baselines, carbon pool models and/or development of sector-relevant methodologies.

In-depth knowledge of the Voluntary Carbon Offset Market is essential, with relationships within registry and standards bodies helpful. 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 primarily focused on the development, refinement, and communications of BeZero methodologies for non-nature based risk assessments. The Lead will secondarily communicate to the market through blogs and other communications, how BeZero methodologies are providing rigorous risk assessments, and will continue to build our database of evidence and ratings and content stream broadly for the sector. The successful candidate will be expected to drive analytical development, BeZero’s research and refine ratings frameworks for this sector group. 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 their area of expertise and the ability to create effective messaging for a diverse audience. The candidate will report to BeZero’s Chief Ratings Officer, and can work remotely or from our London-based office on GMT hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and development of current and emerging non-nature based methodologies
  • Researching energy, waste and industrial projects in the voluntary carbon market, as well as sector-wide insights
  • Support ratings analysts through peer review, ratings committees, and sometimes leading rating analyses
  • 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.

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Have an academic / professional background in engineering and/or sciences.
  • Have professional experience related to non-nature based projects in the VCM
  • Have previous management experience
  • 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.

What we’ll offer:


  • Competitive salary and equity in arapidly growing VC-backed start-up through share options
  • Ability to learn and develop alongsidea range of sector specialists from the worlds of science, economics,business, finance and more
  • 25 days leave (with additional timeoff between Christmas and New Year, and for your birthday)
  • Benefits package covering privatemedical insurance, dental, critical illness cover, income protection, lifeassurance, medical cash plan and cycle to work scheme (or a comparable packageif you’re based overseas)
  • Health and wellness cash allowance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Regular social events
  • Opportunity to work remote or in our East London officespace (Liverpool Street) with flexibility to work from home 2 days a week
  • Nomad working over the summer, allowing you to workfrom another country

We value diversity at BeZero Carbon. We need a team that brings different perspectives and backgrounds together to build the tools needed to make the voluntary carbon market transparent. We are therefore committed to not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, age, or disability.

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