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Senior Physical Climate Risk Modeller

  • Location

    Cambridge

  • Job Function:

    Technical

  • Sector:

    Business Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Damian Bicknell

  • Contact email:

    damian.bicknell@ea-first.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH2066_1710417538

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    12 June 2024

Join an esteemed team at the forefront of addressing the intertwined challenges of climate change and environmental risks. Respected within the industry for their groundbreaking work, a leading organization is seeking a Senior Phyisical Climate Risk Modeller to contribute to their mission.

With a unique modelling and analytics platform developed over a decade of influential frameworks, this organization empowers businesses to navigate the transition to a sustainable, low-carbon economy with confidence.

Based in their Cambridge office, the successful candidate will play a vital role in developing and enhancing the suite of environmental and risk models. The primary focus will be on environmental risk modelling, leveraging expertise to quantify climate-related perils and their impacts on business value chains. As a senior member of the team, responsibilities include wrangling complex datasets, conducting analytics, and building rigorous models to provide invaluable insights.

Essential Skills:

  • Bachelor's or higher degree in natural sciences, mathematics, physics, or a related quantitative discipline.
  • Minimum three years' post-qualification experience.
  • Proficiency in relevant scientific topics related to climate change or quantitative modelling.
  • Familiarity with climate science and the ability to interpret climate model outputs.
  • Strong programming skills, preferably in Python.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and innovative thinking.
  • Experience synthesizing information to create novel solutions and applying data science to real-world problems.
  • Ability to organize and interpret datasets effectively.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of geospatial data science and geographical information systems (GIS).
  • Prior experience in a commercial setting or business consultancy.
  • Project management experience, delivering projects on time and on budget.

If you're passionate about environmental risk management and eager to make a meaningful impact, apply now to join this dynamic team.

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.