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Opportunity to change the world

Are you passionate about sustainable built environments and their power to fight climate change, while improving lives? Do you want to work with a dynamic team, and an exciting and diverse global community that together are striving to transform the building and construction sector towards net zero carbon emissions?

Then consider applying for one of our available positions below, or send us your resumé and covering letter to keep on file for future positions.

Collectively, the World Green Building Council global network is transforming the building and construction sector across three impact areas — climate action, health & wellbeing, and resources & circularity.

Job Vacancies

Client: World Green Building Council (WorldGBC)

Title: Finance and operations service provider

Engagement: 3 to 4 days per week

Location: Hybrid

Fees: determined based on the scope of services provided and individual expertise.

Length of contract: one year with the possibility of extension

 

Project description:

The finance and operations service provider will support WorldGBC’s financial and administrative functions, collaborating with the finance and operations managers. This role involves managing daily financial tasks, navigating international accounting regulations, and ensuring smooth operations within a global team.

 

Scope of work:

  • Financial tasks include general accounting, accounts receivable/payable, month-end/year-end closing, and preparation of financial reports.
  • Manage accounts payable process, invoicing, wire transfers, and vendor payments.
  • Update salesforce data and manage membership dues.
  • Contribute to internal financial policies and procedures.
  • Maintain digital records, collaborate on process improvements, and resolve operational issues.
  • Assist in generating reports and summaries for management decision-making.

 

Client criteria:

  • Up to two years in finance and operations, with a preference for global exposure.
  • Proficiency in salesforce and Microsoft excel to efficiently manage client data and financial records.
  • Capacity to adapt quickly to new tasks and environments, ensuring seamless service delivery independently and collaboratively.
  • Meticulous attention to detail, adept prioritisation skills, and a track record of meeting client deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and problem-solving abilities to effectively address client inquiries and resolve issues.
  • Genuine interest in supporting WorldGBC’s mission and participating in its initiatives.

 

Read the full project details here.

Benefits of working at WorldGBC

We pride ourselves in making our organisation what we believe to be one of the best places to work in the world. Working at WorldGBC provides unique benefits and compelling job opportunities that align with our mission and values, and we strive continuously to create a rewarding and energising work environment that supports every staff member in their career development.

We strongly encourage work life balance, recognising that we do our best work when we are rested and regularly rejuvenated. We offer significant holidays; some of the best maternity and paternity benefits; the opportunity to travel the world; unique training opportunities created and led by other team members; annual ‘inspiration days’ to provide every staff member with free time to pursue creativity and innovation, as well as reconnect with what inspires them.

Last year, 100% of our staff said they were proud to be a part of Team WorldGBC. We hope you’ll join us and find out why!

Meet our current team