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Thursday, 31 March 2016
Building Efficiency Intern at World Resources Institute in Washington
Deadline: 1 May 2016
Open to: bachelor’s degree in urban planning, energy policy,
finance/economics, or related field
Remuneration: calculated with an hourly rate based on experience
Resources Institute is a global research organization that turns big
ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human
at WRI provide opportunities for motivated young professionals to
learn from the experts and participate in engaging work at the intersection of
environment and development. WRI provides many internship opportunities
throughout the year in all of our programs and offices. WRI seek interns with
diverse backgrounds and who are passionate about the environment to help us
make a direct global impact.
The intern will gain experience in the following areas:
Research (60%): Complete research on the implementation
of building efficiency and sustainable infrastructure in cities, primarily in
emerging economies, with a focus on the topics of market information on
building performance, innovative finance and business models, and the evolving
role of buildings in urban energy systems;
Project coordination (30%): Provide support to project
staff with scheduling meetings, developing agendas, and managing contact
Project outreach (10%): support the development of
project outreach materials, including blog posts.
In addition, the intern will gain experience in:
Conducting literature reviews;
Assisting in organizing and analyzing data;
Contributing to blogs;
Developing outreach materials;
Providing general administrative support;
Supporting project development.
WRI does not sponsor interns for visas of any kind. Must
have authorization to work in the U.S. to be eligible for this position.
Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, energy policy,
finance/economics, or related field. Advanced degree preferred;
Conversational in Mandarin and/or Spanish is preferred;
Excellent research skills;
Excellent writing skills;
Demonstrated ability to work both independently as well as
part of a team;
Ability to present complex information in a clear and
Familiarity and experience with energy efficiency
technologies and policies and/or urban infrastructure investments and municipal
Ability to think creatively;
Highly responsible, self-motivated;
Good sense of humor;
Extremely well organized and efficient.
This is a paid intern position with an hourly rate based on
experience. Internship is part-time or full-time for up to six months
beginning as soon as May 2016. Full-time preferred.
How to apply?
All applications must be submitted online through this career portal in
order to be formally considered. Deadline is 1 May 2016.
Final candidate will be required to take a writing test and
submit 2 writing samples.