CEO – ERA Carbon Offsets Limited

For the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at ERA Carbon Offsets, we are seeking a charismatic person with a distinctive entrepreneurial mindset, excellent communication skills and strong leadership qualities, ideally accompanied by:
Bachelor’s degree required; graduate degree preferred
Extensive management and supervisory experience of a start up company 
Direct experience with publicly listed company preferred
Significant experience in the field of environmental and carbon markets and resource management
Demonstrated entrepreneurial skills and strong ability to detect new business opportunities
Strong operational skills in project management and strategic planning
Experience with financial oversight (internal accounting controls, project budgeting, and communicating financial information)
Established network in the corporate (in particular large emitters) and financial sectors 
Description of other Essential Functions
Key roles and responsibilities of the CEO include:
On a full-time basis, develop, plan, and implement goals, objectives, and new opportunities
Establish governance, management, and reporting structures to support the above
Serve as spokesperson and advocate at events, meetings, and development activities representing ERA
Ensure that the Board of Directors is current and well informed about business development, finances, potential risks and liabilities, and public relations endeavours
Perform other relevant duties as assigned by the Board.

Location: Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Deadline: 15 March 2012
Contact person: Robert Falls,, +1 (604) 973-6500