Head of EMEA - Carbon Markets News & Business Manager

Location: London
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Silas Mahner
Email: email Silas
Reference: BBBH10368_1684377578
Posted: 21 days ago

Title: Head of EMEA - Carbon Markets News & Business Manager

Location: UK or Europe (remote)

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, & Climate-Tech sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

NextWave Partners are currently engaged with the leading provider of news and insights on global carbon markets. They are seeking a dynamic, experienced, and strategic leader to serve as their Head of EMEA. The ideal candidate will have deep knowledge of carbon markets and climate policy and a track record in driving growth in a fast-paced news environment. The role will involve leading the company's EMEA operations, collaborating with other regional teams, and overseeing news reporting on a variety of topics related to carbon markets and climate policy.


  • Oversee the EMEA operations, ensuring effective coordination with global teams to deliver on the company's mission and strategic goals.
  • Spearhead business development efforts in the region, identifying new opportunities and developing strategic partnerships to enhance the company's market presence.
  • Manage relationships with key stakeholders, including subscribers, policymakers, market participants, industry leaders, and other sources.
  • Provide thought leadership on carbon markets and climate policy, representing the company at industry events.
  • Oversee regional editorial content, ensuring it meets the company's high standards of quality, relevance, and accuracy.
  • Lead, manage, and develop a competitive, high-performing team, fostering a culture of excellence, innovation, and collaboration.


  • Experience in a senior leadership role. The ideal candidate will have experience leading a team and making strategic decisions.
  • Deep understanding of carbon markets and climate policy. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the carbon market and climate policy, particularly within the EMEA region.
  • Good understanding of financial markets. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of financial markets and how they work.
  • Strong English skills. The ideal candidate will have strong English skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to speak and understand additional languages. The ability to speak and understand additional languages, such as French, German, Italian, and/or Spanish, is a valuable trait.
  • Proven track record in business development and stakeholder management. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of developing new business opportunities and managing relationships with stakeholders.
  • Excellent leadership skills. The ideal candidate will have excellent leadership skills, with a proven ability to motivate and inspire a team.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills. The ideal candidate will have strong communication and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate complex information clearly and concisely to a variety of audiences.
  • Ability to travel as needed. The ideal candidate will be willing and able to travel as needed for business purposes.

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.


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