About Verra


We are committed to making Verra a great place to work! Below are the current employment opportunities. You can also click here to learn more about our organizational structure.

All applications should be submitted to opportunities@verra.org unless specified differently in any of the individual job postings.


Manager, Nature-based Innovations

Verra seeks a Manager for Nature-based Innovations to lead our work in identifying and conceptualizing new standards, tools and programs for supporting nature-based solutions (NBS), especially forest-related activities that drawdown atmospheric carbon and generate other environmental and social benefits. Click here for full description. (Posted 11/20/19)

Senior Manager, LandScale

Verra is hiring a Senior Manager, LandScale to co-lead strategy and oversee market development for LandScale in cooperation with a consortium of partners (including Rainforest Alliance (RA), the Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance (CCBA) and others). The Senior Manager will coordinate closely with RA staff, who lead complementary work on other grant funding led by RA, and will collaborate closely with all initiative partners. Click here for full description. (Posted 02/15/20)

Senior Program Officer, REDD+ and AFOLU

Verra seeks a Senior Program Officer, REDD+ and AFOLU to support our land-based work under the Verified Carbon Standard (VCS). The SPO will contribute to the team responsible for the management and evolution of all of Verra’s nature-based solutions work in existing standards and programs; provide relevant technical input to ensure new standards, methodologies and program innovations are technically sound; and collaborate with Verra’s Market Development team to help implement changes and improvements to relevant Verra standards. Click here for full description. (Posted 11/20/19)

The following two positions can be accessed through our Bamboo HR platform



No internship opportunities are available at Verra at this time.

Our Work

California Offset Project Registry

The Offset Project Registry (OPR) facilitates the participation of offset projects within the California cap-and-trade program

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Verified Carbon Standard

The VCS Program is the world’s leading voluntary program for the certification of GHG emission reduction projects

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Climate, Community & Biodiversity Standards

Supporting land use projects in addressing climate change, supporting local communities and smallholders and conserving biodiversity

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