Associate Analyst

ecoPartners Published: May 16, 2018
Job Type
Full-time
Categories
Analyst / Research / Natural Resources/ Restoration / Planning / Land Use /

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Description

ecoPartners is a global leader in ecosystem project development. We manufacture carbon credits from forests. ~

We partner with project developers, forest owners and verification bodies to build successful forest carbon offset projects. ecoPartners specializes in the technical aspects of project design, planning and development: accounting methodologies, biometrics, and remote sensing. We help our clients navigate carbon standards, mitigate risk, build long-term capacity and generate credits.

Position Overview

ecoPartners is hiring an Associate Analyst to join our start-up team located in Berkeley, California.

This position is a temporary, full-time appointment starting in July 2018. Most work will take place in our Berkeley office with the possibility of occasional travel (less than 10%). The position is a six month appointment, with the possibility of becoming permanent at the end of the six month period. Depending on project timelines and capacity needs, ecoPartners may hire two Associate Analysts.

Responsibilities

  • The Analyst will perform spatial analysis tasks on behalf of our clients engaged in forest carbon project development.
  • Work involves analyzing land cover using ArcMap, acquiring historical satellite imagery, compiling data for analysis, documenting work products and assisting with project development.
  • The Analyst will primarily support the development of several domestic and international forest projects.
  • It is likely that the Associate Analyst will also play a key role in the development of ground-breaking technology to trace deforestation-free supply chains as a part of a global initiative to improve the environmental performance of forest conservation.

Ideal Qualifications

  • Hold an associate or undergraduate degree with a demonstrated interest in GIS, natural resources, forestry or environmental studies.
  • Have good communication skills, including oral and written.
  • Have good time‐management and self‐management skills, and are able to take direction and work independently to reach identified goals on a set timeline.
  • Are able to maintain a high level of professionalism and discretion in dealing with highly sensitive project deliverables.
  • Have a commitment to solving the environmental challenges of our time.
  • Willing to travel domestically and internationally, occasionally to remote places.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Compensation commensurate with qualifications.
  • Practical experience in the rapidly growing sector of carbon credits for ecosystem services.
  • Abundant technical resources (software and hardware) at the cutting edge of forest biometrics and carbon valuation.
  • A flexible, open work environment at a start-up.
  • A proven commitment to mentoring early-career employees.
  • Networking and long‐term employment opportunities.
  • Use of company resources and laptops for mobile office.
  • Monthly commuter benefit.
  • Three weeks of paid time off per year.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Healthcare insurance upon completion of probationary period.

To Apply

  • Interested candidates should click "Apply" below to submit CV or resume and a short cover letter describing your interest in the position and corresponding experience.
  • Complete submissions must be received no later than June 8th 2018 for full consideration.

~ ecoPartners is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds ~

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