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Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 20 hours ago(9/22/2021 9:01 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Global Coordinator on Decarbonization to work with the International team in our Washington, DC office. The strategist will engage with the U.S. government to push for ending financial and diplomatic support for fossil fuel-related infrastructure, particularly LNG exports. They will also coordinate globally with groups in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and elsewhere to help elevate international voices for decarbonization and opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure, and to challenge corporations engaged in the fossil fuel supply chain in the United States and abroad.   The Strategist will also advocate for sustainable growth and restrictions on fossil fuels with key U.S. institutions including the State Department, Development Finance Corporation and Export Import Bank, and engage in international energy diplomacy efforts. The work will support NRDC’s efforts with the U.S. administration to address fossil fuel infrastructure overseas, and to scale up deployment of clean energy overseas. The Strategist will have familiarity and experience leading global campaigns and working with partners in several countries. The work will support the goal of shifting America’s investments overseas from dirty energy to clean energy investments, build global awareness of the research and data on stranded asset risks from fossil fuel infrastructure, inform the public of the high emissions impact of fossil fuel infrastructure (particularly LNG), and help drive U.S. investments in clean energy abroad.
Job ID
2021-4647
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 20 hours ago(9/22/2021 9:02 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary: NRDC is seeking an Energy Research and Policy Analyst to work with the International team and Climate and Clean Energy team in our Washington, DC office.  The analyst’s work will support NRDC’s campaign to address fossil fuel infrastructure investment overseas and scale up deployment of clean energy alternatives, by helping build global awareness of the research and data on stranded asset risks from fossil fuel infrastructure, informing the public of the high emissions impact of fossil fuel infrastructure (particularly LNG), and supporting advocacy to shift U.S. investments abroad to clean energy.     The analyst will be responsible for gathering data and publishing analysis on global energy trends, especially trends related to global LNG trade flows and U.S. LNG exports. The analyst will conduct research, produce materials, and coordinate with groups globally to identify resources and analysis on the impact of LNG on global decarbonization efforts. The analyst would also serve as an expert voice in front of select U.S. government agencies, such as the State Department or Export-Import Bank.   The analyst should have some familiarity with energy systems and planning, GHG accounting protocols and/or life-cycle analysis, project finance, and fossil fuel corporate supply chains and infrastructure. The analyst will work closely with a global coordinator on disseminating NRDC research abroad and identifying effective strategies for advocacy. 
Job ID
2021-4646
Job Locations US-DC-Washington | US-NY-New York | US-IL-Chicago | US-CA-San Francisco | US-CA-Santa Monica
Posted Date 1 week ago(9/13/2021 3:27 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.    Recent NRDC victories include:     - Successfully challenging numerous rollbacks of environmental protections by the Trump administration   - Advancing clean energy and climate change projects in India   - Supporting a community-led coalition to successfully suspend a freeway expansion project in Los Angeles   - Partnering with residents in Flint, Michigan and Newark, New Jersey to safeguard their communities  from continued exposure to lead in drinking water   - Successfully defending the protection of 128 million acres of ocean in the Arctic from oil and gas leasing     Position Summary:    NRDC is seeking to hire a cohort of Summer Legal Interns to work on cases and projects with attorneys across our Program and Litigation Teams. Intern positions are available at our New York, D.C., Chicago, Santa Monica, and San Francisco offices.   
Job ID
2021-4638
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-CA-Santa Monica | US-DC-Washington | US-CA-San Francisco | US-IL-Chicago | US-MT-Bozeman
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(9/9/2021 9:34 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Senior Project Manager to work with the Information Technology (IT) in either our New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Santa Monica, Bozeman (MT), or San Francisco offices. The role will ensure IT projects are delivered on-time, within scope, and with high quality. Duties include portfolio management; planning project deliverables and schedules; supervise staff involved in projects; risk management planning; engage and coordinate with stakeholders; oversee scheduling and task assignments to ensure all deliverables are achieved within the scope of the project and within the allotted budget. The role will also work with the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and the department directors to manage the department’s project portfolio.
Job ID
2021-4636
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Monica | US-NY-New York | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 19 hours ago(9/22/2021 10:32 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking an Executive Assistant to work with the Environment, Equity, and Justice Center (EEJC).  The Executive Assistant will provide high-level administrative support to the Chief Equity & Justice Officer in our Santa Monica office, and to her direct reports in the EEJC. The ideal candidate is a self-starter and quick learner who knows how to manage his or her own work and balance assignments. Excellent research, writing, interpersonal, and project coordination skills are required.
Job ID
2021-4633
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 1 week ago(9/14/2021 2:24 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Regional Digital Advocacy Campaign Manager (Midwest) to work with the Communications department in our Chicago office.   NRDC is increasingly focusing on winning key environmental fights locally, in cities, states, and regions around the U.S., and in taking a regional advocacy approach to federal policy issues. This position will work with other regional policy and campaign staff and outside partners to develop and execute digital advocacy, engagement, and recruitment campaigns in priority midwestern states where NRDC is working.   Ideal candidates will have strong digital advocacy skills, digital advocacy experience at either the federal or local and state levels (state legislatures, governors, state agencies, city councils, etc.), strong email and digital writing skills, and some political organizing experience.   The position reports to the Senior Director of Digital Advocacy and Fundraising but will coordinate with other midwestern states campaign staff inside and outside the Communications department, and with similar regional teams working in the West and East. While NRDC is working remotely due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will prioritize candidates who can work in our Chicago office when the office re-opens. Candidates must have an ability to travel when travel resumes.
Job ID
2021-4627
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(8/11/2021 4:21 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a IT Project Manager to work with the Information Technology (IT) in either our New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Santa Monica, Bozeman (MT), or San Francisco offices. The role will ensure IT projects are delivered on-time, within scope, and with high quality. Duties include planning project deliverables and schedules; supervise staff involved in projects; engage and coordinate with stakeholders; oversee scheduling and task assignments to ensure all deliverables are achieved within the scope of the project and within the allotted budget.
Job ID
2021-4625
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(8/24/2021 10:31 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization.  We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Salesforce Administrator to work with the Data Infrastructure team.   We are seeking a creative and experienced individual to join our CRM team. You will work on complex projects, coordinating across departments to build and maintain our Salesforce instance. We are looking for someone who is passionate about Salesforce, has experience working with Large Data Volumes, and thinks strategically about Salesforce's data infrastructure. The position reports to the Data Infrastructure Director within NRDC’s IT and Data Infrastructure team.   We strive to have a CRM and data infrastructure that is agile, stable and secure. As a Salesforce Administrator, you will bring a high level of organization and initiative to supporting the CRM roadmap. We are looking for a professional who has proven Salesforce and systems proficiency, and a desire to help the mission of NRDC.
Job ID
2021-4624
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2 months ago(7/16/2021 9:17 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary   NRDC is seeking a Program Assistant to work with the Corporate Counsel team in our New York office. The Corporate Counsel team provides in-house legal support to all NRDC programs and departments. The position will provide administrative and other support for the Corporate Counsel team, which currently consists of seven attorneys and the Corporate Counsel Administrator.
Job ID
2021-4612
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 3 months ago(6/11/2021 9:31 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary: NRDC is seeking a Senior Editor to work with the Editorial team in the Communications department in our New York City office. This position will report to the Editorial Director and will be responsible for generating ideas for and editing NRDC.org story content across multiple issue areas and distribution channels, as well as mentoring and managing in-house and freelance content creators. The ideal candidate will have experience crafting engaging content for digital audiences, understand how to reach and retain young and diverse readers across different platforms, and be excited to apply those skills to increase awareness about NRDC’s issues and advance the organization’s audience, policy, and advocacy goals.
Job ID
2021-4596
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 3 months ago(6/22/2021 9:51 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking an Accounts Payable Specialist to work with the Accounting and Finance team in our New York office.  The Accounting and Finance Department reports to the Chief Financial Officer.  Reviews and processes 500 to 750 monthly employee expense reports in the Concur Expense system.  Processes vendor payments for the NRDC Action Fund using Great Plains financial software. Wire transfer processing using Western Union and CashPro systems.  
Job ID
2021-4594
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 5 months ago(4/21/2021 5:00 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC works in countries and regions including the United States, China, India, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica, and the European Union.   The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. For two decades, NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 30 people based in our Beijing office, NRDC China Program have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that conserve natural resources, curb pollution and accelerate China's transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.   Position Summary:  NRDC is seeking a Nature Carbon Solutions Project Officer to work with the nature team in our Beijing office.  This Officer will work closely with the nature and international teams to develop nature-based carbon sequestration opportunities and advance nature conservation and climate mitigation efforts within China and internationally. The Officer’s work will cover a broad spectrum of activities ranging from conducting technical and advisory analyses, to leading a field carbon project, to presenting project results at conferences.   The Officer will work with both China and U.S.-based team members and report to the China Conservation Director.
Job ID
2021-4573
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 5 months ago(4/14/2021 4:58 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking a full-time Senior Project Manager for its Clean Power Project. The position will be based in Beijing, China.   The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC works in countries and regions including the United States, China, India, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica, and the European Union.   For two decades, the Natural Resources Defense Council has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 40 based in our Beijing office, we have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that curb pollution and accelerate China’s transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.   Position Summary: We are looking for a well-rounded professional with solid technical and policy analysis capability, strong relationship-building and project management skills. This position supports NRDC’s goal of expediting the peaking of China’s carbon emission. The Senior Project Manager will lead NRDC’s EV-grid integration implementation work in China, which addresses emissions reductions in both the transportation sector and power sector, by promoting greater adoption of electric vehicles (EV) while minimizing their impact on the power grid and helping the power grid to operate more efficiently.   The successful candidate will have the opportunity to partner with NRDC’s staff of lawyers, scientists, and policy advocates and analysts, scientists and lawyers who protect the environment and public health through advocacy, action, and education.
Job ID
2021-4562
Job Locations US-Any City
Posted Date 5 months ago(4/21/2021 9:55 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a non-profit environmental advocacy organization. We use law, science, and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure the rights of all people to clean air, clean water, and healthy communities. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from our offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing. Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking an experienced Campaign Manager to work with the Center for Policy Advocacy’s Campaigns team working out of our Chicago office, but based in either Michigan or Minnesota.  The Center for Policy Advocacy organizes and guides governmental lobbying, campaigns, and strategic partnerships to advance the institution’s environmental policy goals.  Reporting to NRDC’s Midwest Campaign Director in our Chicago, IL office, the Midwest Campaign Manager will develop and implement advocacy tactics to influence federal and state policymakers in the Midwest states, with emphasis given to Michigan and Minnesota.  The Midwest Campaign Manager will also manage priority campaigns for the NRDC Action Fund, whose mission is to build political support for advancing the environmental goals of the Natural Resources Defense Council.   This position could be based in either Michigan or Minnesota.
Job ID
2021-4550
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 6 months ago(4/6/2021 8:29 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. For two decades, NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 30 people based in our Beijing office, NRDC China Program have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that conserve natural resources, curb pollution and accelerate China's transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.   Position Summary: NRDC is seeking a Staff Attorney to work with the Environmental Law and Governance (ELP) team in our Beijing office, to promote China’s environmental and climate laws and governance in support of NRDC’s strategic goals of greening China and improving public health. The Staff Attorney will be based in Beijing and a member of the China Program. He/she shall report to the Director of China ELP.
Job ID
2021-4547
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 8 months ago(1/20/2021 1:03 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. For two decades, NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 30 people based in our Beijing office, NRDC China Program have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that conserve natural resources, curb pollution and accelerate China's transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Project Manager, Environmental Policy to work with the China Coal Cap Project team in our Beijing office.    The Project Manager, Environmental Policy will lead research cooperation and engagement with Chinese partners under NRDC’s China Coal Cap Project to develop analysis related to the environmental benefits of and policies supporting coal reduction in China, including China’s carbon peaking and carbon neutrality goals and air pollution reduction goals and policies. This analysis will be both national and provincial in nature, and will require close coordination with complementary sectoral coal reduction research projects and analysis, and promotion of implementable and sustainable policies for reducing coal to achieve both carbon and air pollution reduction benefits.
Job ID
2021-4498
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 8 months ago(1/12/2021 12:18 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. For two decades, NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 30 people based in our Beijing office, NRDC China Program have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that conserve natural resources, curb pollution and accelerate China's transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Senior Advisor to work with the Climate and Energy team in our Beijing office.    The Senior Advisor for Climate and Energy will guide our strategic engagement and cooperation with Chinese partners under NRDC’s China Coal Cap Project to promote and implement national, provincial and industry/enterprise plans, policies, and piloting and scaling-up of clean technologies to reduce China’s coal consumption and replace it with clean energy to support China’s goals for ecological civilization, carbon peaking and carbon neutrality, and high-quality development. The Senior Advisor will help develop and articulate our vision for how China can move beyond coal nationally, in key sectors and provinces, and guide a platform for cooperation on this vision with Chinese and international partners; represent NRDC publicly in our work to accelerate China’s coal to clean energy transition, including with partners, stakeholders, media and funders; and help develop the deep research foundation and partner engagement needed to accelerate China’s transition to clean energy and carbon neutrality in key sectors and provinces. The Senior Advisor position will involve regular travel (assuming doing so safely is possible) to partner provinces. This position will be based in NRDC’s Beijing office and will be an integral part of the NRDC China Coal Cap Project and China Program. The position will report to the Senior Director for China.
Job ID
2021-4493
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 9 months ago(12/28/2020 9:47 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking two full-time project managers to lead our provincial work of the China Coal Consumption Cap Project (the Project). The Project aims to help China cap and reduce coal consumption to ensure a thriving, clean and climate safe future. The project managers are expected to spearhead cooperation with Chinese partners to help key provinces, currently Shandong, Shanxi, Henan, and Inner Mongolia, transition from coal to clean energy and pursue high-quality economic development.    NRDC is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC works in countries and regions including the United States, China, India, Canada, Latin America, and Europe.    For over two decades, the NRDC has worked in China as a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners. With a highly effective team of more than 30 members based in our Beijing office, we have worked at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and support the implementation of innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that curb pollution and accelerate China’s transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.    Position Summary   This position will be responsible for managing the development and implementation of the Project’s specific provincial work strategy and activities, serving as the principal liaison between NRDC and local partners to ensure fruitful collaboration, quality research products and effective outreach activities in targeted provinces.   The manager position is based in NRDC’s Beijing office and will involve some travel to provinces. The managers will be an integral part of NRDC’s China Program and report to a designated leader of the Coal Consumption Cap Project. 
Job ID
2020-4489
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 9 months ago(12/28/2020 9:47 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking two full-time provincial associates for the China Coal Consumption Cap Project, to spearhead our research and cooperation with partners in key provinces seeking to transition from coal to clean energy and high-quality economic development such as Shandong, Shanxi, Henan, and Inner Mongolia.    NRDC is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC works in countries and regions including the United States, China, India, Canada, Mexico, Chile, and the European Union.    For two decades, the NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 40 based in our Beijing office, we have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that curb pollution and accelerate China’s transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China.    Position Summary:   The Provincial Engagement Associate will be responsible for supporting the team leader and the Provincial Lead on strategy development, project management, and providing administrative support.   The Provincial Engagement Associate will involve regular travel (assuming doing so safely is possible) to partner provinces. This position will be based in NRDC’s Beijing office and will be an integral part of the NRDC China Coal Cap Project and China Program. 
Job ID
2020-4488

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