Careers

We are a leading tropical forest think tank based in the UK with work that spans many different countries. As a forward looking organisation we are always on the look out for talented individuals who believe in our mission.

Our current job openings and volunteer opportunities are listed below. Click on the title for full details.

  • Director of Communications

    The new Director of Communications, reporting to the Executive Director, will be part of the senior management team and responsible for leading our communications in a compelling way for all audiences, including donors. S/he will be responsible for developing and leading an ambitious communications and engagement strategy for GCP through the support of expert and dedicated communications, media and fundraising staff.

  • Internships (2 paid positions) – Supply Chain Programme

    We are seeking two skilled and ambitious research interns to support our Supply Chain Programme, including on Forest 500 (www.forest500.org) and Trase (www.trase.earth), a joint initiative with the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI).
    The interns will support mission-critical data activities, including collecting and collating data relevant to company sustainability policies and the supply chains in which they operate.

  • Senior Advisor - Peru

    GCP’s work in Peru has been mainly focused under our Financing Sustainable Landscapes programme. Since 2013 we have been working with the government of San Martin to design the business case and innovative financial mechanisms to fund the transition to sustainable land use. We are now engaging investors on piloting a financial mechanism to implement this transition with a subset of farmers across 3 supply chains.

  • Research Assistant

    We are seeking a talented researcher who shares our conviction who is highly committed to helping us achieve our mission. The role will sit within the Supply Chains programme and work across the projects, including on Forest 500 and Trase. You will be focused the majority of the time (60%) on the Forest 500 project (www.forest500.org), where you will assist with research tasks, including actor profiling and oversight of the assessment process.

  • Finance Assistant

    Closing date

    GCP is seeking a Finance Assistant to be based at our Head Office in Oxford. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a pioneering and versatile environmental organisation in a dynamic phase of growth.

  • Philanthropy Coordinator

    This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced and effective fundraising and philanthropy professional to take on a challenging new role - with room for creativity, leadership and professional growth. Working within our development team, and in close collaboration with our communications and management teams, the successful candidate will play a leading role in developing a new high-end ‘philanthropy circle’ among high net worth supporters.

  • Senior Sustainable Finance Associate

    The role will operate at the nexus of GCPs two programmes – Supply Chains and Finance. GCP is recruiting this position to build out the Supply Chains programme offerings and engagement with the finance sector, including banks, investors and insurers.  You will take a leading role in the development of a project strategy, conducting stakeholder engagement, and ensuring close alignment with GCP’s Finance programme.