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International Institute for Environment and Development Job Description Sustainable Markets Group
Document begins: International Institute for Environment and Development Job Description Sustainable Markets Group Job title: Senior Researcher Responsible to: Programme Director Business and Sustainable Development Main contacts: Colleagues within IIED, multidisciplinary collaborative research teams in a range of countries, international organisations, and public and private actors working in the field of business and sustainable development Main purpose: To help develop and manage a new programme of work on "a new agenda for business and sustainable development" Salary: Programme Grade 3 £33,588 - £41,947 Location: London office Background This is an appointment to a new programme of work that builds on the work of IIED's programme on Corporate Responsibility for Environment and Development (CRED) over the period 2001-2005. Working closely with the Programme Director of the newly created programme on Business and Sustainable Development, Halina Ward, the postholder will help manage the development of a set of projects and activities that will contribute towards `a new agenda for business and sustainable development.' Within this overall theme, the postholder will play a key role in the development of the Institute's engagement with private sector actors and work on a number of existing projects including issues around foreign direct investment. The programme ...