BeZero Carbon

Carbon Removal Analyst

Join BeZero Carbon as they are looking for a Carbon Removal Analyst

Full time, London-based or remote

About us:

BeZero Carbon is a global ratings agency for the Voluntary Carbon Market. Our ratings allow all market participants to price and manage risk. BeZero’s ratings and research tools support buyers, intermediaries, investors, and carbon project developers. 

Founded in April 2020, our 60-strong team combines climatic and earth sciences, sell-side financial research, earth observation, machine learning, data and technology, engineering, and public policy expertise. Our head office is in London, and our people work from six continents.
www.bezerocarbon.com

Job Description:

BeZero is looking for an exceptional candidate with a background in Carbon and / or Carbon sciences to join our carbon removals ratings team. We are looking for a candidate to bring further knowledge and rigour to building out this highly innovative and impactful product. The ideal candidate would have experience of the Voluntary Carbon Offset Market. 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 and rebuild a decarbonised economy.

The role will be focused on researching the science and evidence behind different types of carbon removal technologies and continuing to build our database of evidence, scores and ratings. It will also require written research and data analysis, as well as operational work. 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 Head of Carbon Removals and can work remotely or from our London-based office on GMT hours. For more information visit www.bezerocarbon.com.

Responsibilities: 

  • Undertaking quantitative and qualitative analysis of carbon removal projects using the BeZero Carbon Ratings framework.
  • Assisting in writing research papers on carbon removal technologies.
  • Expanding and developing our ratings model
  • Curating our literature database
  • Participating in feature development for our tech platform offering.
  • Attending conferences and events representing BeZero Carbon
  • Working towards monthly targets.

Our ideal candidate will: 

  • Have a scientific background in carbon or environmental sciences and/or carbon removal technologies, with a degree in a relevant field.
  • Have strong written and spoken communication skills.
  • Have attention to detail and the ability to interpret data. 
  • Have the ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team. 
  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office, in particular Excel.
  • Have a strong understanding of the voluntary carbon market and the risks offset projects face

What we’ll offer:

  • Ability to learn and develop alongside a range of sector specialists from the scientific, economic and business community 
  • Opportunity to work in a cross-cutting role, interacting with lots of different parts of the business
  • Growth opportunities that come from working at a fast-paced VC-backed technology business
  • Opportunity to work remote or in our Central London office space (Old Street) with flexibility to work from home 2 days a week + some flexibility over working location during the summer.
  • Regular social events
  • 25 days leave (with additional time off between Christmas and New Year, and for your birthday)
  • Private medical insurance, dental, critical illness cover, income protection, life assurance, medical cash plan, cycle to work scheme, and a health and wellness cash allowance.
  • Opportunity for share options.

Our interview process: 

  • Initial screening interview (15 mins)
  • Skills test
  • Second Interview
  • Final interview (1hr) with senior management
  • Reference checks + offer