The World Economic Forum is seeking an Engagement Lead, Global Plastic Action Partnership. The role is based in Geneva, Switzerland. The position will report to the Director of the Global Plastic Action Partnership. Internally, this person will work with colleagues in the GPAP and the broader Centre for Global Public Goods. Externally you will work with a broad range of stakeholders, including partner companies in the consumer goods, retail, chemical, finance and other industries, as well as with governments, multilateral and non-governmental organizations.
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate a passion for networking and building strong partnerships – both internally and externally – showing a proven track record of developing and delivering project strategies and partnership engagement plans. You will have experience building effective networks and delivering innovative strategies. Tactfulness and diplomacy are vital as you will be dealing with important stakeholders throughout the development and execution of the partnership.
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The World Economic Forum is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. It was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests. The Forum strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards of governance. Moral and intellectual integrity is at the heart of everything it does. Visit www.weforum.org for more.