Senior Associate, Natural and Working Lands

Employer: U.S. Climate Alliance
Location: Washington, DC
Application deadline: Not indicated
 
The Senior Associate, Natural and Working Lands, assists the Executive Director of the U.S. Climate Alliance Secretariat in developing and executing strategy to support Alliance states meeting their climate priorities, and working internationally to make progress towards the goals of the Paris Agreement.  The Senior Associate, Natural and Working Lands, will focus on supporting Alliance states in the development and implementation of natural climate solutions to enhance carbon mitigation, sequestration and climate resilience.  As part of a small team, the Senior Associate will also be required to assume other duties as needed, including but not limited to research, administrative, coordination and events management functions. 
 
Description of work:
  • Work with the Executive Director to support Alliance states in the development and execution of strategy
  • Liaise with stakeholders to identify opportunities for collaboration
  • Conduct analysis and develop briefing papers on state-level climate policy, federal actions related to climate and clean energy, and international climate efforts
  • Support the planning and implementation of high-impact events, including organizing meetings and guest lists, developing a work plan, and communicating information to relevant staff and teams
  • And more.