Programme Coordinator, Energy Environment and Resources

London, England, United Kingdom · Energy, Environment and Resources


Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London. Our mission is to help build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world. The Energy, Environment and Resources Department carries out independent, thought-leading research on critical issues of energy security, environmental protection and resource governance.

As a central member of the team at Chatham House your role will be focused on overseeing and supporting research activities across the different projects undertaken by the EER department.

You will bring your meaningful experience of project management and familiarity with budgets to take responsibility for coordinating the delivery of research outputs and high-level events. You will provide support to researchers across a range of different topics related to resource governance and environmental issues and contribute to the department's overall strategy through your intellectual curiosity and real passion for our mission.

This is an exciting opportunity to make an impact in a dynamic and highly-respected team at a world-leading think-tank.

We are an equal-opportunity employer who values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us on [email protected] or call us on + 44 (0) 20 7957 5700.

Key responsibilities

You will work with the Department team on project development, execution and monitoring. This includes:

Project Management and Event Management:

Financial Management and Fundraising:

Communications and Outreach:

Research Support:


You will have the following skills and experience:


Benefits include approximately 37 days annual leave (inclusive of public holidays and Chatham House closure days), pension scheme, employee assistance programme, life assurance, staff canteen providing complimentary tea and coffee and lunch, and other benefits designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional, engaging and intellectually stimulating environment.

To apply, please submit your CV/Resume and a covering letter explaining why you are applying for the role.

Please note that you must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK to apply for this role.

Closing date: 9am Monday, 17 June 2019 (Please note that the role may be closed earlier than this as we continuously review CVs and may interview on an ongoing basis until we find a suitable candidate. Therefore applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as they can)

Salary: £26-35,000

Tenure: Permanent
Work Pattern: Full time (35 hours / Mon - Fri)

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