Freelance expert(s) in Corporate Water Stewardship and Watershed Investments

Zürich, Switzerland 🇨🇭

In the area of water, South Pole Group focuses on assessment and disclosure of corporate
water risks and related strategies, investments in watersheds to manage water risks at basin
level as well as drinking water community projects.

Our partners in water include high-level organisations such as CDP and the International Union
for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). In order to complement our team, we are establishing a
network of freelance experts to support us on a mandate basis, particularly in the area of
Corporate Water Stewardship and Watershed Investments.

Tasks and responsibilities

• Support South Pole Group’s team of international experts during the implementation of
mandates for corporate and public clients, as team member or senior expert
• Work remotely with our team in Europe and Latin America, with occasional travels for
site visits, client meetings or workshops as required by the relevant mandates

Your profile
We require you to have:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Corporate Water Stewardship or Watershed Investments
  • As expert in Corporate Water Stewardship: In-depth knowledge of Corporate Water Stewardship strategies including but not limited to water accounting, water goal setting, collective action involvement and water balancing strategies, as well as experience with relevant management tools
  • As expert in Watershed Investments: Understanding of regional and specific water risks, activities to mitigate these, related financing mechanisms, as well as the socio-economicand political context of Watershed Investments
  • Proven experience in consultancy and report writing, as well as working in multi-cultural teams:
  • International network in the respective area of expertise
  • Full professional proficiency in English, Spanish or German are a plus

What we offer

  • Collaboration in challenging and exciting mandates around Corporate Water Stewardship and Watershed Investments for corporate and public clients
  • Work with highly dedicated and motivated experts of South Pole Group’s dynamic team
  • Fix employment could become an option in the future

Please apply
If you are interested in joining our international team looking to make a difference we would be
happy to hear from you!
Please send your full documentation including day rate to Ms. Kimberly Gartner,
[email protected]