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 Rachel Wallach at employment@verra.org.


With the signing of the Paris Agreement and increased focus on the Sustainable Development Goals, Verra has seen increasing demand for its standards that allow governments, the private sector, civil society and investors to track progress and drive funding towards achieving ambitious sustainable development, climate and environmental goals.

In response to that demand, we are expanding our work into new arenas and growing our team to serve new and existing stakeholders.


Program Officer (two openings) and Senior Program Officer (two openings)

Verra is seeking two Program Officers and two Senior Program Officers to expand our capacity to administer our growing portfolio of standards and programs and to strengthen demand for them. (Posted 1/28/2019 – updated 3/28/19)

Manager, Program Operations

Verra is seeking a Program Operations Manager to supervise and manage the day-to-day operations of the VCS Program, CCB Program, SD VISta Program, and the Verra OPR. (Posted 1/28/2019 – updated 3/28/19)

Program Officer, Standards Development (Plastic)

The Program Officer will play a key role in the development of the new Plastic Crediting Mechanism, working with a small team to elaborate the plastic removal and recycling standard, methodologies, verification system, credit registry and transaction platform. (Posted 1/28/2019 – updated 3/28/19)

Program Officer, Market Development

The Program Officer will play a key role in the market development team, working with a small group to analyze market opportunities for the full range of Verra standards, and support development and dissemination of communications and marketing materials. (Posted 1/28/2019 – updated 3/28/19)

Program Officer, Landscape Standard

Verra seeks a Program Officer, Landscape Standard to assist with designing and implementing the Landscape Standard, in cooperation with a consortium of partners (including Rainforest Alliance, the Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance, and others). (Posted 2/26/19 – updated 3/28/19)

Manager, Market Development

Verra seeks a dynamic Market Development Manager to join its market development team to manage market research, partnership development and outreach to new markets, governments and users of Verra frameworks. (Posted 4/10/19 – closing 4/30/19)


No internship opportunities at Verra are available at this time.

Our Work

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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Landscape Standard

Scaling up the sustainability of productive landscapes

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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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