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About us

We are a diverse collection of experts who span policy and science, finance and engineering, data and systems—working together to tackle one of the greatest challenges of our time. We need your help.    

Our mission is to rapidly convene, create and deploy climate-ready financial solutions at scale: we have a hugely ambitious goal to impact $trillions to deliver demonstrably net-zero outcomes. 

We are working with industry-leading commercial and academic partners, to develop and test climate-ready financial products—and to use these to lay new foundations for data-sharing that can affect positive action towards a carbon net-zero economy.

Icebreaker One is committed to equality and creating an inclusive culture with a diverse team.  We welcome applications from everyone and will support you to reach your full potential and to be yourself in a working environment based on dignity, respect and mutual support.  If you have any queries or need any advice or adjustments at any stage of the recruitment process please contact us.

Systems and standards lead (SERI) — CLOSED

Contract: Fixed Term – 7 months (1 September 2020 to 31 March 2021)
Location: Flexible (working from home until further notice)
Hours: Flexible – minimum 2.5 days per week (if you can do more then we’d be interested to hear more)
Pay: £3k per month
Context: Help us develop climate-ready insurance products and investigate what systems, standards and regulatory changes are needed for a Standard for Environment, Risk and Insurance (SERI). This role will lead the Systems and Standards Working Group to help identify and develop the systems and standards required.


Policy and regulation lead (SERI) — CLOSED

Contract: Fixed Term – 10 months (June 2020 to 31 March 2021)
Location: Flexible (working from home until further notice)
Hours: Flexible – up to 2.5 days per week (contracted role)
Pay: £2.5k per month
Context: This role will be to chair the Policy and Regulations Working Group to help develop and build the policy and regulation response for a Standard for Environment, Risk and Insurance (SERI).

Constellation Manager — CLOSED

Contract: Fixed Term – to 31 March 2021
Location: Flexible (working from home until further notice)
Hours: Flexible – up to three days a week
Pay: Up to £2k per month
Context: Our Constellation Manager will help support our Standard for Environment, Risk and Insurance (SERI) programme—to develop the first climate-ready insurance product and lay the foundations for exponential impact. This will involve building, informing and engaging across the Icebreaker One community of practice and SERI partners.

Researcher — CLOSED

Contract: Fixed Term – to 31 March 2021
Location: Flexible (working from home until further notice)
Hours: Flexible – three days a week
Pay: £35k FTE per annum (pro-rata according to actual days worked)
Benefits: Pension and the opportunity to work on a groundbreaking project
Context: Support the Product Innovation group to help understand the existing and potential market opportunities that will inform a Standard for Environment, Risk and Insurance (SERI).

Executive Assistant – CLOSED

Contract: Fixed Term – 11 months (1 May 2020 to 31 March 2021)
Location: Flexible (working from home until further notice) 
Hours: Flexible – three days a week
Pay: £35k FTE per annum (pro-rata according to actual days worked)
Benefits:  Pension and the opportunity to work on a groundbreaking project