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Posted Date 6 days ago(8/12/2022 2:06 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing. NRDC is seeking a Senior Manager, Donor Communications to work with the Donor Relations team. Position Summary Reporting to Assistant Director, Donor Stewardship, the Senior Manager, Donor Communications will focus primarily on donor stewardship and engagements and is responsible for implementing a comprehensive annual strategic philanthropic communications calendar for major and principal gift donors. The successful candidate will be a skilled written communicator who can adapt their writing style to different authors and audiences; have a keen eye for strategic segmentation and alignment; be up-to-date on the donor communication best practices; have extensive project management experience; and be a strong collaborative partner with many stakeholders.
Job ID
2022-4951
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(8/9/2022 3:31 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 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
2022-4945
Job Locations US-DC-Washington | US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 week ago(8/11/2022 11:37 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 Media Director, East to work with the Communications team in our Washington, D.C. or New York, NY office. Washington, D.C. is preferred, but NYC-based candidates will also be considered. The Media Director will help direct the public messaging and oversight of NRDC’s media team. They will oversee media staff in our Washington, D.C. and New York offices and collaborate closely with advocacy, policy, legislative, and communications staff across the institution. The position reports directly to NRDC’s Senior Director of Media, and will share responsibility for setting the media strategy to help meet NRDC’s overarching communications objectives with clear attention to reach broader and more diverse audiences, enhanced brand recognition, and support a wide variety of advocacy goals. This individual must possess a strong work ethic and commitment to NRDC’s core values and mission, as well as a sharp eye for impactful messaging and strong management experience. The Media Director will manage a team that will drive media outreach, develop written materials, and advance NRDC’s vision and goals.
Job ID
2022-4943
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Monica | US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/5/2022 9:41 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 two Fall Legal Externs to work with the Environment, Equity, and Justice Center team in our Santa Monica and Chicago offices.  Each externship may be part-time or full-time with a flexible start date in Fall 2022. Each extern may elect to participate remotely or in-person. NRDC seeks candidates who are eligible for academic credit, or outside funding such as school work-study, to support their externship work. NRDC will work with successful candidates to complete any paperwork necessary to help secure available credit or funding.
Job ID
2022-4941
Job Locations US | US
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/3/2022 8:58 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   Position Summary The Development Donor Systems Donor Onboarding Manager manages the onboarding of major gifts and grants, leading coordination of stakeholders across Development and Finance & Accounting to ensure seamless intake of new and existing funding. This includes, but is not limited to, determination and entry of allocations and payments, securing gift and grant agreement documentation in partnership with Donor Relations and fundraisers, reviewing the onboarding process cycle for accuracy and completion, and producing reporting to aid in financial reconciliation. This role also helps with oversight of financial transactions related to special events and other donor initiatives, ensuring they are accurately captured in the database.   In addition, the Donor Onboarding Manager will also assume project management responsibility for ongoing process improvement projects and change management, including documentation, training, and stakeholder communication.   This is a people management role, with a focus on coaching direct reports on their own career development and performance management.  
Job ID
2022-4940
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Monica
Posted Date 1 week ago(8/10/2022 2:36 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   NRDC is seeking a Program Manager to work with the Communications team in our Santa Monica office. Position Summary NRDC is seeking a Program Manager for Rewrite the Future (RTF), an initiative that helps Hollywood tell more compelling stories about the climate crisis through industry dialogue and education, climate story consultation, and help with project development. RTF is a unit within NRDC’s Communications Department. The Program Manager will report to the Director of RTF and be based in NRDC’s Santa Monica office.   The Program Manager’s responsibilities will be split between project management (roughly two thirds) and creative/strategy (roughly one-third).   We are looking for someone with experience managing complex projects and working with creative professionals, preferably in Hollywood.
Job ID
2022-4939
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-CA-San Francisco | US-DC-Washington
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/3/2022 1:39 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   NRDC is seeking a Director, Community Access and Engagement to work with the Science Office team in our Washington, DC, New York, Chicago, Santa Monica, or San Francisco office. Position Summary   Reporting to the Chief Science Officer (with possible secondary reporting to the Environment, Equity, and Justice Center), the Director of Community Access & Engagement will play a critical role in creating and maintaining structures and activities that provide access to NRDCs scientific knowledge and resources for communities that are disproportionately burdened by environmental harms. This is primarily a service-oriented position, designed to leverage scientific tools and resources in support of the goals and objectives of community-led and/or -directed organizations. The ideal candidate for this role thrives in collaborative environments, embraces solving complex and nuanced problems, and is recognized within the environmental and/or social justice movement as a compassionate partner, strategic thinker, and clear communicator. The Director will have opportunities to represent the Science Office internally and externally and will help develop and articulate our strategy for sharing knowledge and supporting community-based work.
Job ID
2022-4938
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 week ago(8/9/2022 1:56 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 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.   This is a great opportunity for a flexible individual with an aptitude to handling sizable information and meeting expectations. Ideal candidate would be solution-oriented with a passion for analysis and critical thinking.  
Job ID
2022-4936
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(8/1/2022 11:57 AM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3.1 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 40 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.   NRDC is seeking a Project Manager to lead our work on reducing methane emissions in the energy sector (coal mining, oil and gas, etc.), to be based in our Beijing office.   Position Summary   The Project Manager will be responsible for leading the management of research projects to support innovative policy and technical solutions to address China’s methane emissions in the energy sector, especially from coal mining, one of its largest sources of methane. The projects will include assessing the existing technical and policy support for reducing methane emissions, including capture and utilization of coalbed methane as well as lower-concentration coal mine methane; assessing the different technologies and costs for capture and utilization or destruction of methane and the barriers to scaling up these technologies; and research on financial and market mechanisms that could boost investment and utilization of methane reduction technologies.   The Project Manager will serve as the principal liaison to Chinese research partners, collaborating with partners to ensure that research provides quality, science-based analysis to benefit policymaking and the business case for scaling up solutions to addressing coal mine methane emissions. While the work will mainly focus on coal mine methane in China, the Project Manager should also be familiar with international efforts to address coal mine methane and be able to work with international partners.   The position will require business travels when deemed necessary. This position will be based in NRDC’s Beijing office and will be an integral part of the NRDC China Program. 
Job ID
2022-4934
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(8/1/2022 12:51 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3.1 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 40 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.   NRDC is seeking a Project Manager/Officer to work with the Climate and Energy team in our Beijing office. Position Summary   The Project Manager/Officer will be responsible for supporting NRDC’s work on reducing coal use and greenhouse gas emissions from China’s power sector and industrial parks in order to meet environmental protection and climate change targets.  The work will focus on analyzing the key issues of low-carbon transformation in the power sector and industrial parks to support pathways, plans and mechanisms for transitioning from coal power to renewables and other clean power sources. The Project Manager/Officer will work with the team leader on strategy development, technical and advisory analyses, project management, and partnership maintenance.
Job ID
2022-4933
Job Locations US
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/1/2022 4:39 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   Position Summary NRDC and the NRDC Action Fund are seeking an experienced Major Gifts Officer to join our National Major Gifts Team. The position will report to the NRDC Action Fund Director of Development and evenly split its time between two primary responsibilities: managing NRDC’s donor advocacy group Green Leaders for Change (GLC) and major gift fundraising for the Action Fund. Founded in 2008, the GLC is a community of donors and activists who help advance NRDC’s advocacy work through education, lobbying opportunities and grasstop outreach to lawmakers. In close collaboration with NRDC Center for Policy Advocacy, this position is responsible for the project management of communications and policy briefings, and coordinating the GLC’s conferences, webinars and lobby meetings in Washington, DC. The position also educates and activates NRDC’s donors on opportunities to help the organization secure legislative victories. As an Action Fund MGO, this position will work side-by-side with a diverse range of development and program staff, including advocates, scientists and litigators, to raise funds in support of the Action Fund’s mission. This MGO will specifically be responsible for managing a high-potential prospecting portfolio that consists of existing donors and potential supporters who are capable of giving major gifts.
Job ID
2022-4931
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/29/2022 3:11 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   Position Summary NRDC is seeking a Senior Advocate to join the Western regional team of the Climate and Clean Energy program. Our team is committed to transitioning our economy to clean energy, combatting climate change, and addressing environmental and energy inequities. This position will be an integral part of the program’s advocacy success. The ideal candidate will have policy and legal analysis and development expertise, a passion for equity-centered climate and clean energy advocacy, experience working collaboratively with a range of diverse partners, and interest in developing and advocating for clean energy and climate policies with elected officials and other decisionmakers in California and elsewhere in the western U.S.
Job ID
2022-4929
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/5/2022 1:46 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   NRDC is seeking a Midwest Energy Affordability Advocate (City/State) to work with the Programs team and Resilient Communities Division. Position Summary NRDC is seeking a Midwest Energy Affordability Advocate focused on the city and state level to join the Midwest Region team of Resilient Communities, a division of the People & Communities Program. The position will be based in NRDC’s Chicago Office. We are open to remote candidates located in the broader Midwest (e.g., IL, MI, MN). The Resilient Communities division of the People & Communities program focuses on building and activating partnerships, advancing holistic policies and climate solutions that provide strong health, economic and social benefits, and seeing them through investment and implementation. We aim to support historically underrepresented communities, BIPOC communities, EJ communities, and communities most impacted by climate action and inaction, specifically related to infrastructure, buildings, power, and transportation.  We believe to make lasting and far-reaching progress on climate change, we must form inclusive partnerships and coalitions to drive wide-ranging and effective change, explicitly designed to benefit people in the places they work and live. Resilient Communities’ matrixed team is made up of advocacy, equity, technical, community engagement, and partnership experts who collaborate to advance equitable climate action throughout the country. It includes a Place-Based Integrated Solutions team (PBIS), an Equity, Networks & Partnerships team (ENP), and Center of Excellence (COE) teams for Transportation, Buildings, and Energy.   The PBIS team is comprised of regional teams who support NRDC’s long-term regional climate and equity priorities. They collaborate with local governments, city, state and federal policy experts, local community groups, other non-profits, and national partners to create and expand the impact of climate and equity policies and programs at the city and state level.   The Midwest Energy Affordability Advocate will work alongside community-based partners, coalitions and underserved (low-income, BIPOC, frontline, EJ) communities to develop and advocate for city and state policies and long-term advocacy solutions focused on energy affordability, clean energy, energy efficiency, climate and energy justice, transforming energy decision-making spaces, and broader utility and housing affordability. The position is responsible for overseeing, coordinating, and connecting efforts across multiple Midwest cities and states, and identifying opportunities for scalable solutions and efficiencies. The role will entail a mix of policy expertise and community organizing and movement building skills. The ideal candidate will have experience working collaboratively and in a team-based setting with both internal and external partners; policy experience, experience with coalition work, a passion for climate justice and equity, the ability to represent NRDC with credibility and enthusiasm; an interest in cultivating relationships with state and city officials, agencies and staff; and a willingness to travel throughout the Midwest region and elsewhere to advance NRDC’s policy goals.
Job ID
2022-4925
Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-DC-Washington | US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/20/2022 4:51 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 Talent Management Partner to work with the Human Resources team in one of the NRDC offices (NYC, San Francisco, or Washington DC). The Talent Management Partner will be planning and scheduling training sessions, organizing resources for effective delivery, consulting job family leaders and employees, leading focused team sessions, promoting organizational and team synergy and will be an important point of contact for the talent development function at NRDC.
Job ID
2022-4924
Job Locations US-IL-Chicago | US-NY-New York | US-CA-Santa Monica
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/18/2022 1:33 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: The Environmental Justice Attorney will collaborate with a team of attorneys, policy advocates, and other staff advancing the goals of NRDC’s new Environment, Equity, and Justice Center (“EEJC”). Within the EEJC, the Attorney will be part of the Environmental Justice Team. The primary focus of this position will be to assist NRDC attorneys working on environmental justice in the Midwest region as well as other parts of the country, with an emphasis on building connections and advocacy across geographies and levels of government. A significant portion of the Attorney’s time will be spent collaborating directly with frontline community partners. There is a strong preference for the Attorney to be located in NRDC’s Chicago office; consideration may be given to placement in NRDC’s Santa Monica or New York Office in the exceptional case.
Job ID
2022-4923
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/18/2022 12:13 PM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   NRDC is seeking a Finance Manager to work with the Accounting and Finance team in our Beijing office. Position Summary - Reporting to the Controller, the Finance Manager will be responsible for the oversight of all accounting and associated external and internal reporting activities of the NRDC Beijing Representative Office (BRO). - The Finance Manager will lead all day-to-day accounting operations, including functional responsibility over accounts payable, accounts receivable/funding, payroll, tax, and the accounting aspects of inventory management, fixed-assets and grants administration. - The Finance Manager will take ownership and accountability of current and future BRO accounting systems, ensuring that BRO has appropriate systems, processes, and procedures in place to support an effective internal control framework and facilitate the annual audit. - The Finance Manager will work closely with Finance, program and/or functional unit leaders and their staff, not only to educate them regarding accounting procedures, but also to explore how the Accounting and Finance Department, as a unit, can support their priorities and operations through effective collaboration and financial program reporting.
Job ID
2022-4922
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/7/2022 6:26 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3.1 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 40 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.   NRDC is seeking a Senior Project Manager to work with the International team in our Beijing office. 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
2022-4919
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/7/2022 6:25 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3.1 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 40 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.   NRDC is seeking a Administrative Officer to work with the China team in our Beijing office. Position Summary The Administrative Officer will report directly to the Operations Director, as well as receive guidance from HR Manager and work closely with the US Workplace Strategy team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall office support functions towards various office activities.
Job ID
2022-4918
Job Locations CN-Beijing
Posted Date 1 month ago(7/7/2022 6:25 PM)
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3.1 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 40 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.   NRDC is seeking a Project Manager to work in its Beijing office. Position Summary We are looking for a talented and motivated professional with solid technical and policy analysis capability, strong relationship-building and project management skills, and perferrably industrial experience in the cement or construction sector. This position supports NRDC’s goal of expediting the decarbonization of high-emission industries. In the next two years, the Project Manager will manage NRDC’s green cement project in China, which aims to boost  the demand for and supply of low-carbon cement and concrete products.   The successful candidate will join NRDC’s China Program and report to the Director of Sustainable Cities.
Job ID
2022-4917
Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco | US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 1 week ago(8/11/2022 10:42 AM)
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 people helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our team of more than 700 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy advocates, communications experts, and others work across the United States and the globe from our offices in Bozeman, Montana; Chicago; New York; San Francisco; Santa Monica; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.   NRDC is seeking a California Legislative Advocate to work with the Center for Policy Advocacy team in our San Francisco, CA or Sacramento, CA office. Position Summary The California (CA) Legislative Advocate serves as the primary point of contact within NRDC for all state legislative work. This position requires collegial work with NRDC staff and collaboration with other organizations to develop and lead coherent strategic advocacy by the California environmental community.  In coordination with CA Government Affairs Director and CA Advocacy team, the CA Legislative Advocate leads NRDC’s Sacramento engagement, which includes lobbying state legislative and administration policy makers, determining priorities, tracking bills and hearings, outreach to diverse constituencies, negotiations with stakeholders, navigating the state budget process, preparing and editing advocacy materials, testifying in committee (as needed),  liaison to NRDC membership and development teams, and (in coordination with the NRDC Communications Department) message development and public education efforts. 
Job ID
2022-4909

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