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10/18/2019
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IN-20016 We Are Still In (WASI) Intern
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World Wildlife Fund | Washington, DC
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Job Description

Overview

World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world's leading conservation organizations, is seeking interns to support the We Are Still In (WASI) campaign. We Are Still In is a coalition of cities, states, businesses, universities, and other institutions committed to taking climate action in support of the Paris Agreement, and operates with the support of a national network of NGOs. WASI interns will perform a variety of tasks in the categories of programming, communication, coordination, and logistics.

Responsibilities

* Conducting research and analyzing data around climate action from cities, states, businesses, universities, and others; researching actions and policies specific to certain states and regions;
* Building and managing relevant spreadsheets, folders, and data tracking documents;
* Contributing to internal and external materials development (papers, presentations, proposals);
* Supporting external communications via social media, newsletters, webinars, etc.;
* Coordinating events and scheduling meetings;
* Performing other duties and tasks as assigned.

Qualifications

This position is best suited for an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a degree in Renewable Energy, Environmental Policy, Science or Management, Sustainability, Communications, or another related field.

The ideal candidate will also demonstrate the following:

* Exceptional written and verbal communications skills;
* Demonstrated ability to research and synthesize technical information;
* Skilled with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
* Outstanding attention to detail;
* Strong organizing skills;
* Self-starter who can work independently;
* Creative and innovative thinker;
* Ability to manage multiple and simultaneous projects;
* A commitment to the mission, goals and values of WWF;
* Must be fluent in English (spoken and written);
* Minimum of 15-20 hours per week. Preference for full time.

Location:

Washington, DC

Compensation:

Paid

How to apply: Please submit a resume & cover letter through our Careers page.

https://careers-wwfus.icims.com/jobs/search , IN-20016

* Please note that WWF does not provide VISA sponsorship to interns

As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.

About World Wildlife Fund

Known in the United States as World Wildlife Fund and recognized worldwide by its panda logo, WWF leads international efforts to protect endangered species and their habitats and to conserve the diversity of life on Earth. Now in its fifth decade, WWF, the global conservation organization, works in more than 100 countries around the world.