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Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/21/2021 4:57 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, the NRDC China Program works 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 Program Assistant to work with the China Nature Project team in our Beijing office. The Program Assistant (PA) will be responsible for supporting the team with event management and project administration. The PA will take ownership of all the details involved in executing a variety of events that the Nature Project organizes throughout the year, including research, administrative communication, report launches, project meetings and field events. 
Job ID
2021-4574
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 3 weeks 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 US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 1 week ago(5/5/2021 4:39 PM)
E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) is a national nonpartisan organization of business leaders who advocate for policies that are good for the economy and ¬¬good for the environment. Our nearly 10,000 members have founded or funded more than 2,500 companies, created more than 600,000 jobs and control $100 billion+ in private and venture capital equity. Working with our business members, E2’s staff of federal and state advocates in every region of the country make the business and economic case for smart climate and clean energy policies. Founded in 2000, E2 is a project of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).   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: E2 is seeking a senior program assistant to work in our San Francisco office to support E2’s events planning, advocacy, membership development and daily operations, primarily for our Western states work but also for our work in other states as well.
Job ID
2021-4570
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/15/2021 11:30 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 legal intern to work with the Nature Program’s Dirty Energy Team in our Washington, DC office. This legal internship will support the Nature Program’s legal and advocacy work pertaining to federal fossil fuel regulation and policy and public lands defense. This work includes protecting public lands, wild places, and communities from the impacts of fossil fuel development utilizing advocacy, administrative processes, and litigation. Please note that this internship will include a variety of responsibilities, such as legal research, data analysis, and legislative and policy analysis.
Job ID
2021-4565
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-IL-Chicago | US-CA-Santa Monica | US-CA-San Francisco | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/21/2021 2:34 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 Senior Contracts Attorney to work with the Corporate Counsel team. The Senior Contracts Attorney oversees the NRDC/NRDC Action Fund contracting function within the Corporate Counsel department. The position can be located in any NRDC office across the country.
Job ID
2021-4564
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month 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-DC-Washington
Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4/16/2021 2:21 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 Soil Science Intern to work with the Water & Agriculture team in our Washington, DC office.  Regenerative agriculture can help the US meet goals for climate change, improve water quality and water use efficiency, enhance biodiversity, and strengthen communities from the farm to the city. Soil health is a key principle of regenerative agriculture, and soil scientists have played an important role in the regenerative movement. Soil science research has been developing quickly in recent years, and we are looking for a soil science student who is as passionate about soil health as we are to help us keep track of the latest research.
Job ID
2021-4559
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/30/2021 2:25 PM)
The NRDC Action Fund is an affiliated but separate 501(c)(4) organization from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) with an annual budget of over $10,000,000. The NRDC Action Fund’s mission is to build political support in the United States for protecting the planet and its people. We mobilize influential constituencies, experts, community leaders, and others to advocate for clean air and water, public health, biodiversity, and a stable climate. We support candidates who stand up for environmental protection, and we expose those who side with polluters rather than the public good.   The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit environmental advocacy organization that uses 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 its staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, NRDC’s staff of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and internationally from offices in New York; Washington, D.C.; Chicago; Santa Monica; San Francisco; Bozeman, Montana; and Beijing.     Position Summary:     The NRDC Action Fund is seeking a Social Media Manager to work with other Content and Communications staff in either New York City or Washington, DC. This role is for a communications expert with experience in political social media advocacy and content creation to oversee the NRDC Action Fund’s Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. The Social Media Manager will ensure that these channel strategies align with larger social media and communications strategy objectives while delivering on distinct regional and federal political advocacy goals. This position will work collaboratively with a team of social media experts.
Job ID
2021-4555
Job Locations US
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/26/2021 12:31 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 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
2021-4553
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-CA-San Francisco | US-DC-Washington | US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/9/2021 10:44 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 IT Security Engineer to join the IT team in our New York office. You will be a part of a small but growing team of 20, currently based in NY, DC, SF, LA, CH, MT and Vancouver. Although we are geographically distributed, we enjoy close working relationships and collaborate continuously on a wide range of projects and activities that support and advance our business strategy.   The IT team is a diverse and vibrant group dedicated to ensuring NRDC’s systems are reliable, our applications support the business, and our users are proficient. NRDC’s culture is respectful of flexibility, work/life balance and personal relationships, both within IT and NRDC overall. The IT team seeks to ensure continuous employee development through on-the-job and formal training.   This position is responsible for planning and carrying out NRDC information security strategy.  This person will help to refine security standards and best practices.  He / she is responsible for the security of the IT infrastructure employed at NRDC no matter whether it resides on-prem or in the cloud.  This includes designing, building, maintaining and defending scalable, secure and robust systems as well as educating the staff.
Job ID
2021-4552
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/28/2021 3:10 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 Legislative Advocate to work with the Federal Affairs team in our Washington, DC office. This position will join NRDC’s Federal Affairs team to help craft federal governmental advocacy strategies, advocate on a range of environmental issues and represent NRDC in Congress and with partner organizations and coalitions. A strong understanding of Congress and the legislative process are required.
Job ID
2021-4551
Job Locations US-Any City
Posted Date 3 weeks 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 US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/21/2021 9:57 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 Federal Campaign Manager to work with the Center for Policy Advocacy’s Campaigns team in our Washington, DC office. The Center for Policy Advocacy organizes and guides governmental lobbying, campaigns, and strategic partnerships to advance the institution’s environmental policy goals. Reporting to the National Campaign Director, the Federal Campaign Manager will develop and implement tactics to advance NRDC’s federal policy agenda through the Biden administration and Congress. The Federal 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.
Job ID
2021-4549
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/6/2021 8:30 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking a full-time Project Officer for its Coal to Clean Initiative. 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. As an integral member of NRDC’s China Clean Power project team, the Project Officer will be responsible for developing sustainable energy efficiency and demand side resource solutions to support China’s carbon peaking and long-term carbon neutrality efforts.   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
2021-4548
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month 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 1 month 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 seeks an Administrative Assistant to work in its Beijing Office. The Administrative Assistant will provide general operations support, including managing office supplies and mail, covering the office reception desk, providing office financial management support and performing other administrative duties as needed. This position is a member of NRDC’s China Operations team.
Job ID
2021-4546
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/3/2021 8:44 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 a seeking a Senior Advocate to take a nation-leading role in helping to reform and improve wholesale power markets. Working as part of the Sustainable FERC Project (“Project”) team, the person who fills this position will support and expand the Project’s work on conceiving, analyzing, and advocating for wholesale power market systems necessary to achieve the Project’s goal of decarbonizing the power sector and supporting economy-wide decarbonization. The successful candidate will represent NRDC and the Project at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) and in other forums. Successful candidates will have demonstrated both strong independent initiative and the ability to contribute effectively as a member of a team and collaborate across organizations.   The Project is an initiative housed in NRDC’s Climate & Clean Energy Program, and it represents the interests of national and regional environmental organizations on FERC-regulated grid issues and policies related to the deployment of renewable energy, demand response, energy efficiency, distributed generation and energy storage. The Project serves as a voice of the environmental and clean energy community at FERC and in FERC-jurisdictional grid market and planning regions on electric system policies and regional transmission grid planning processes.   The Project’s current priorities include removing market barriers in the RTOs/ISOs to ensure a level playing field for renewable energy, energy storage, and demand-side resources, protecting state clean energy policy priorities from federal preemption or discrimination, reforming rules for transmission planning and cost allocation, reforming FERC’s gas infrastructure policies, and improving public participation and governance at FERC and FERC-regulated transmission organizations and system operators. Find out more at www.sustainableferc.org.
Job ID
2021-4544
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(4/9/2021 3:57 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 Revenue Accountant to work with the Accounting team in our New York office. The revenue Accountant assists the Revenue Manager with the processing of all revenue into the organization, overseeing and managing high volume lockbox activity, reviewing and maintaining record-keeping integrity and the accounting of incoming funds from grants and other funding streams as directed and required, and other revenue processing functions including the following key responsibilities. 
Job ID
2021-4543
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco | US-DC-Washington | US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 1 month ago(3/31/2021 5:11 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  - Successfully challenging numerous rollbacks of environmental protections by the Trump administration - Safeguarding the people of Flint, Michigan, from exposure to lead in drinking water - Successfully defending the protection of 128 million acres in the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans from oil and gas leasing  Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking three legal interns to work with the Litigation Team for the fall semester 2021 in our Washington, D.C.; San Francisco, CA; and Chicago, IL offices (one intern per office). Since March 2020, NRDC’s physical offices have been closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Until circumstances allow us to re-open our offices, we will continue to support interns with remote working arrangements.   The legal intern selected for this position may participate in writing briefs, drafting complaints, preparing legal analyses, obtaining affidavits, and investigating violations of environmental and health laws. Interns are also invited to participate in litigation planning and strategy meetings. Our interns play an active role on the frontlines to protect our planet and the communities that depend on it.     Legal interns have the choice between receiving academic credit or receiving a stipend of $28/hour for their internship. We can help with applications or other materials that are needed to secure the credit (e.g., preparation of workplans and evaluations, meetings with academic advisors).    The internship will begin in August or September and end before exams. Start and end dates and other scheduling details are negotiable, but we look for a minimum time commitment of two days a week in our office over the course of an academic term.  Full-time interns are welcome. 
Job ID
2021-4542
Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 1 month ago(3/30/2021 10:38 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.   NRDC is seeking a Regenerative Agriculture Federal Policy Advocate to work with the Regenerative Agriculture team in the D.C. office.  The science is increasingly clear that we cannot stay below the most dangerous climate thresholds without removing significant amounts of carbon from the atmosphere.  Regenerating U.S. agricultural soils can help us meet our climate goals, while providing a host of additional benefits, such as increased resiliency, enhanced biodiversity, improved water quality, and strengthened rural economies. The Regenerative Agriculture Federal Policy Advocate will help NRDC develop and implement a strategy to scale up regenerative agriculture through federal legislative and administrative action.  They will work closely with NRDC’s Regenerative Agriculture team, as well as with other NRDC experts on food and agriculture policy, communications, and government affairs. 
Job ID
2021-4540

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