CDP North America is seeking two engaging individuals for a fast-paced fellowship program in its New York City office on its Cities Program.
The fellows will be integral to ensuring cities disclose their environmental data. They will be responsible for building relationships with city staff, and should be comfortable discussing a variety of sustainability topics including greenhouse gas accounting, emissions targets, and the value of using data to improve environmental performance and build resilience.
The fellows will also be asked to support a variety of operational tasks, including database management, writing procedures and internal guidance, and email tracking.
Required Skills and Experience
We are seeking two highly-driven, meticulous, passionate individuals with a proven talent for relationship building. You are interested in receiving exposure to the fields of sustainability, environmental sciences, and/or urban planning. You can effectively frame and communicate complex ideas, and perform well under pressure. You bring a sense of purpose and excitement to the work that you do, and are eager to parlay your passion into actionable results.
Compensation and expectations
Phone interviews and in-person interviews will start the week of December 10th and continue until early January 2019.