CDP is currently looking for an intern to work on Matchmaker with the CDP Cities team based in New York City. This position is an opportunity for the right applicant to be part of and contribute to the development of an innovative initiative that showcases urban sustainability projects to investors.
About CDP Cities
CDP Cities provides a global platform for municipal governments to disclose greenhouse gas emissions, climate change risks, adaptation actions, and other data. Cities seek capital to meet their ambitious climate goals but face barriers in accessing financing. To overcome these barriers, CDP launched Matchmaker, a service that engages in consultations with over 300 cities around the world to create an inventory of sustainability and climate-related municipal projects. The Matchmaker dashboard showcases climate-related investment opportunities in cities to investors.
The successful candidate must be able to work legally in the U.S. and be able to commit to working at least 3 days per week (26 hours per week) in the New York office (location in Chelsea/Flatiron) on a regular schedule starting immediately through May 2019 with the possibility of an extension.
Interested candidates should send an email with copy of their CV and a cover letter attached outlining their suitability for the role to recruitment at [email protected] with "CDP Cities Sustainable Infrastructure internship 2018-19" in the subject line. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
Location: New York
Start date: Immediate
Application deadline: Rolling (Selected candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis.)