Jobs & Internships

We are committed to making VCS a great place to work. Below are the current employment opportunities, all applications should be submitted to


Director of North American Compliance Markets

The Director of North American Compliance Markets will be responsible for ensuring VCS plays a prominent role in the success of California’s cap-and-trade program. VCS is seeking an experienced professional with a minimum of ten years relevant work experience, including expertise in carbon markets. Experience in, or technical knowledge of, key sectors (eg, mine methane, forestry, ODS) would be considered an asset. Candidates will report directly to the CEO and play a key role on the VCS senior management team. This position will be located in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. Read full job description.

Applications due by Friday, 5 September 2014.

Methodologies Manager

The Methodologies Manager will be responsible for the management of all new methodologies in the methodology approval process. VCS is seeking an experienced professional with a minimum of six years work experience, preferably within the context of GHG inventories or carbon markets. The successful candidate will have a detailed knowledge of methodological topics including: project boundaries, baselines, additionality, leakage, non-permanence and monitoring. Candidates will join a fast growing staff in our Washington DC headquarters as a manager on our Program Team. Read full job description.


VCS does not currently have any openings for interns.