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Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 4 days ago(3/2/2021 1:05 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 Marine Protected Areas Project Manager to work in our Beijing office primarily on marine protected areas in China. Supporting effectively protected marine areas will contribute to a healthier marine ecosystem in the face of climate change. The person will also do work on domestic ocean fisheries management in China, working in close collaboration with NRDC’s current Fishery Project Manager. Supporting more robust fisheries within the nation's domestic waters will help achieve food security goals and promote ocean health. The person will be responsible for a broad spectrum of activities, including supporting the strengthening of China’s marine protection laws, working with key officials, academic institutions, NGOs and scientists, and helping to build the capacity and engagement of Chinese NGOs and academics. This person will liaise with government officials; identify and coordinate with other NGOs, academics and key institutions that are influential on marine protected areas; take the lead in organizing workshops and study tours; and build relationships with decision makers and key stakeholders.   The  Marine Protected Areas Project Manager  will work in partnership with NRDC’s Fishery Project Manager and report to the Senior Strategist for NRDC’s Oceans Division and to the Conservation Director of the China Nature Program, as well as receive guidance from other senior staff in China and the U.S.
Job ID
2021-4525
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/25/2021 12:47 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, East to work with the Communications team in our New York or Washington, D.C. office.   Ideal candidates will have strong digital advocacy skills, digital advocacy or electoral campaign 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 Eastern states campaign staff inside and outside the department, and with similar regional teams working in the West and Midwest. While NRDC is working remotely due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will prioritize candidates who can work in our New York office when the office re-opens, but we will consider candidates in Washington, D.C. Candidates must have an ability to travel when travel resumes.
Job ID
2021-4522
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/24/2021 2:05 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 Major Gifts Officer to join its Regional New York Tri-State and DC Team. The NY/DC region is the largest of six regions covered by NRDC’s development division. This is an exciting opportunity for creative fundraising professionals with experience in and appetite for prospecting and cultivating new funding relationships and encouraging higher levels of commitment from existing contributors.   This MGO  will specifically be responsible for managing a high-potential prospecting portfolio. S/he will enjoy the challenge of pursuing new and lapsed donors, and understand the nuance of developing these important relationships over time.  The MGO will initially rely heavily on written communications and developing a cohesive and consistent outreach system.  With success, conducting donor meetings, collaboration with program and executive leadership, and completing solicitations will be increasingly required.  The MGO will take the lead on the relationships s/he is able to cultivate and bring to solicitation.  This portfolio consists of supporters and potential supporters who are capable of giving at the major gifts level defined at 25K – 1M.   NRDC offices are currently closed with its full staff working remotely due the pandemic. When it’s safe to return and offices reopen, the MGO will be based in NRDC  headquarters in the thriving Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. This MGO will  work side-by-side with a diverse range of program staff, including the scientists and litigators, who work to fulfill NRDC’s mission.  The New York Major Gifts team will be fully staffed at six; the team embraces a highly collaborative culture and takes both a strategic and opportunistic  approach to reaching its ambitious fundraising targets.
Job ID
2021-4521
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/24/2021 12:43 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 an Editorial Director to work with the Communications team in our New York office.    NRDC is looking for an experienced editor and manager with knowledge of environmental issues to lead the organization’s editorial team. The Editorial Director oversees the editorial strategy of NRDC.org, ensuring that it ladders up to NRDC’s Communications department goals and that the stories produced are engaging and compelling while accurately portraying the institution’s mission and voice. This position reports to the Senior Director, Content.
Job ID
2021-4520
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/24/2021 10:18 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 Finance Analyst to work with the Accounting and Finance team in our New York office.    The Program Finance team is part of the Accounting and Finance Department, which reports to the Chief Financial Officer.  The team plays an integral role in overseeing the financial management of NRDC’s grants and supporting the budgets of our advocacy programs.  The team also partners closely with the CFO on the overall strategy and management of the finance organization, including managing partnerships with internal stakeholders and leading large-scale, cross-functional strategic, control and infrastructure initiatives that support the long-term financial sustainability of the organization.      In this role, you will oversee the finance management of the grants as well as guiding the Programs team through the grants spend down process and our policies.  You will be viewed as a “key point of contact” and “thought partner” for grant-related issues.
Job ID
2021-4518
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 1 week ago(2/25/2021 11:48 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 Major Gifts Officer to work with NRDC’s Major Gifts team based in our San Francisco office to manage a portfolio of 100-150 donors primarily located in the Bay Area but encompassing greater Northern California region.   This is an exciting opportunity for creative fundraising professionals with experience in and appetite for prospecting and cultivating new funding relationships or encouraging higher levels of commitment from existing contributors.
Job ID
2021-4517
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/18/2021 12:01 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. As a partner of NRDC, E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) is the business voice for the environment. E2 is a national, nonpartisan group of business owners, investors and others who advocate for policies that are good for the environment and good for the economy. E2’s 9,000+ members and supporters, organized in nine chapters stretching from New England to San Diego, have founded or funded more than 2,500 companies; created more than 600,000 jobs and control more than $100 billion in private equity and venture capital. E2 is a part of NRDC’s Center for Policy Advocacy Program.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Clean Energy Summer intern to work with the E2 team in the San Francisco Bay Area.   As part of E2’s focus on promoting and increasing diversity in the clean energy industry, we encourage all to apply, especially those candidates from diverse backgrounds that are often underrepresented in the clean energy sector.   Interns will work with E2 staff in these cities to develop, execute and support initiatives to advance current clean energy initiatives and policies in their regions. They will also help expand and amplify diverse business voices in support of these efforts.    These full-time, paid internships will run for 10 weeks from *June 7, 2021 - August 13, 2021. Interns will be working remotely for the entirety of the internship. Additionally, we will try our best to accommodate you with a NRDC work laptop for the internship.   Undergrad student stipend: $6,000 Graduate student stipend: $10,000   Interns will also receive a one-year membership in E2’s Emerging Leaders program, which comes with the full benefits of E2 membership, including educational, networking, advocacy and other opportunities.   Application deadline is Sunday, April 11, 2021at 12PM ET
Job ID
2021-4514
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/18/2021 11:28 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. As a partner of NRDC, E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) is the business voice for the environment. E2 is a national, nonpartisan group of business owners, investors and others who advocate for policies that are good for the environment and good for the economy. E2’s 9,000+ members and supporters, organized in nine chapters stretching from New England to San Diego, have founded or funded more than 2,500 companies; created more than 600,000 jobs and control more than $100 billion in private equity and venture capital. E2 is a part of NRDC’s Center for Policy Advocacy Program.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Clean Energy Summer intern to work with the E2 team in New York City and North Carolina.   As part of E2’s focus on promoting and increasing diversity in the clean energy industry, we encourage all to apply, especially those candidates from diverse backgrounds that are often underrepresented in the clean energy sector.   Interns will work with E2 staff in these cities to develop, execute and support initiatives to advance current clean energy initiatives and policies in their regions. They will also help expand and amplify diverse business voices in support of these efforts.    These full-time, paid internships will run for 10 weeks from June 7, 2021 - August 13, 2021. Interns will be working remotely for the entirety of the internship. Additionally, we will try our best to accommodate you with a NRDC work laptop for the internship.   Undergrad student stipend: $6,000 Graduate student stipend: $10,000   Interns will also receive a one-year membership in E2’s Emerging Leaders program, which comes with the full benefits of E2 membership, including educational, networking, advocacy and other opportunities.   Application deadline is Sunday, April 11, 2021at 12PM ET
Job ID
2021-4513
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/18/2021 11:20 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. As a partner of NRDC, E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) is the business voice for the environment. E2 is a national, nonpartisan group of business owners, investors and others who advocate for policies that are good for the environment and good for the economy. E2’s 9,000+ members and supporters, organized in nine chapters stretching from New England to San Diego, have founded or funded more than 2,500 companies; created more than 600,000 jobs and control more than $100 billion in private equity and venture capital. E2 is a part of NRDC’s Center for Policy Advocacy Program.   Position Summary:   NRDC is seeking a Clean Energy Summer intern to work with the E2 team in Chicago.   As part of E2’s focus on promoting and increasing diversity in the clean energy industry, we encourage all to apply, especially those candidates from diverse backgrounds that are often underrepresented in the clean energy sector.   Interns will work with E2 staff in these cities to develop, execute and support initiatives to advance current clean energy initiatives and policies in their regions. They will also help expand and amplify diverse business voices in support of these efforts.    These full-time, paid internships will run for 10 weeks from June 7, 2021 - August 13, 2021. Interns will be working remotely for the entirety of the internship. Additionally, we will try our best to accommodate you with a NRDC work laptop for the internship.   Undergrad student stipend: $6,000 Graduate student stipend: $10,000   Interns will also receive a one-year membership in E2’s Emerging Leaders program, which comes with the full benefits of E2 membership, including educational, networking, advocacy and other opportunities.   Application deadline is Sunday, April 11, 2021at 12PM ET
Job ID
2021-4512
Job Locations US-MT-Bozeman
Posted Date 1 month ago(2/5/2021 4:41 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 an intern to work with our Nature Program in NRDC’s Northern Rockies Office in Bozeman, Montana. This internship will support NRDC’s advocacy work on wildlife and other conservation issues in the Northern Rockies. A remote work arrangement will be offered for this position.   The intern will lead an exploratory project on the significance of beaver and the status of beaver conservation efforts on Tribal lands in the Northern Rockies. This work will involve networking, information gathering, and developing a communication tool to share findings about Tribal relationships to beaver in terms of history, culture and practice. The internship will begin March 15, 2021 or soon thereafter. We are seeking applicants that can work full time (35-hour-per-week for 10 weeks) but are open to negotiating a part-time position depending on the right candidate’s needs. This is a paid internship with a full stipend amounting to $6,000.
Job ID
2021-4508
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/29/2021 9:23 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-hire Recruiter to work with the Human Resources, Client Relations team.  Candidate should excel working in a highly collaborative environment, offers partnership and innovation to the Talent Management efforts and HR organizational goals.     This position will be at our New York office and reports to the Director, Talent Management.
Job ID
2021-4507
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/18/2021 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 Executive Assistant to work with the Board Relations team in our New York office to provide critical administrative and special projects support to the Board Relations team and the Chief Board Relations Officer.    The Executive Assistant will play a vital role in effectively scheduling and coordinating meetings related to the Board, with a particular focus on numerous committee meetings. The Executive Assistant will also oversee a number of projects related to the Board Relations team’s priorities including assisting to draft communications. They will also provide full day-to-day administrative support to the Chief Board Relations Officer and Director of Board Relations, including calendar management and scheduling, planning travel logistics, and meeting coordination. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, quick learner and knows how to manage his or her own work and balance assignments. The individual in this role must be comfortable working in an independent, flexible, and efficient manner in a fast-paced work environment and be able to prioritize projects. Excellent research, writing, interpersonal, and project coordination skills are required. The candidate must be skilled at working in a collaborative culture and possess good judgment and tact.
Job ID
2021-4504
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/25/2021 4:25 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 Summer Intern to work with the Clean Vehicles & Fuels Team in our San Francisco office.You must be a current undergraduate student at UC Merced to be eligible for this internship. We are currently looking for passionate individuals to bring their unique skills and perspective to help us develop equitable clean transportation policies that cut greenhouse gas emissions and toxic air pollution. As part of this internship, you will:   - Gain exposure to designing equitable clean transportation policies; - Participate in staff meetings and learn how a large non-profit operates; - Participate in meetings with key partners from other environmental and social justice organizations and potentially with state policymakers; - Learn the regulatory processes of state emission control agencies where much of our transportation advocacy occurs; - Interact with other NRDC staff to widen your exposure to various projects and programs; - Enhance analytical research ability; - Deepen written and oral communication skills; and - Leave with completed projects that can be added to your professional resume.
Job ID
2021-4503
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/22/2021 1:35 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 Program Officer, Power to work with the China Coal Cap Project team in our Beijing office.    The Program Officer, Power will support research cooperation and engagement with Chinese partners under NRDC’s China Coal Cap Project to develop analysis related to transitioning the electricity sector from coal power to low-carbon electricity, including supporting research on national and provincial targets, plans, policies and mechanisms to limit the risk of excess coal power, accelerate retirement of excess coal-fired power plants, and integrate greater renewable energy, storage and demand side resources while maintaining electricity system stability and supply. The program officer will support the project manager in research, project management and implementation, and coordination with Chinese partners.
Job ID
2021-4502
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/20/2021 1:06 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 Program Assistant to work with the China Coal Cap Project team in our Beijing office.    The Program Assistant (PA) will be responsible for supporting the team with project administration and contract management. The PA will play an important role in enhancing the effectiveness of project management and ensuring the integrity of financial operations and reporting.
Job ID
2021-4501
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month 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 Communications Officer to work with the Coal Cap team in our Beijing office. The Communications Officer will be responsible for leading communications activities to reach out to stakeholders, including policymakers, industry representatives, academics and NGOs, and traditional and social media. The Communications Officer will develop a strategy for communicating the project findings and insights for maximum impact, develop factsheets and other materials needed to communicate project findings, and manage the development of media pieces on energy-related issues. 
Job ID
2021-4500
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/20/2021 1:04 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, Power to work with the China Coal Cap Project team in our Beijing office.    The Project Manager, Power will lead research cooperation and engagement with Chinese partners under NRDC’s China Coal Cap Project to develop analysis related to transitioning the electricity sector from coal power to low-carbon electricity, including supporting research on national and provincial targets, plans, policies and mechanisms to limit the risk of excess coal power, accelerate retirement of excess coal-fired power plants, and integrate greater renewable energy, storage and demand side resources while maintaining electricity system stability and supply.
Job ID
2021-4499
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month 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 2 months ago(1/14/2021 2:34 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 Program Assistant to work with the Environmental Law and Governance team in our Beijing office.  The China Environmental Law and Governance Project (ELP) works to promote environmental laws, environmental governance, climate finance, and other environmental protection issues. The Program Assistant will provide overall administrative, project management and research support for the ELP team and work collaboratively with other NRDC teams to meet overall China program goals. This Program Assistant will be hired on a 12- month based contract with possibility of renewal.
Job ID
2021-4495
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 2 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

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