The Committee on Climate Change is currently recruiting for the following positions:

Members of the Adaptation Sub-Committee

Are you passionate about ensuring the UK is ready to deal with the impacts of climate change? Do you want to be part of the leading independent body that provides advice to the UK administrations on preparing for climate change? The Adaptation Sub-Committee (ASC) is seeking two new members, each displaying expertise in some or all of these specified areas:

  • Post One: Natural Capital, Land Use and Agriculture and Forestry
  • Post Two: Built/Urban Environment, Cities, Planning and Public Health

As a Sub-Committee member you will be responsible for developing the work of the Adaptation Sub-Committee, determining its strategic direction and providing impartial input into the Sub-Committee’s work. The Adaptation Sub-Committee (ASC) is a sub-committee of the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), which is jointly sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), the Northern Ireland Executive, the Scottish Government and the Welsh Government.

The ASC is chaired by The Baroness Brown of Cambridge.

Closing date: 4 October 2017

Click here for full details of the roles and how to apply

Please note that, in the interests of fair and open competition, we do not maintain a database of potential candidates. Therefore we do not accept applications on a speculative basis or hold CVs on file to be considered for future vacancies.