Employment Opportunities

Senior Associate, Lands & Resilience

The U.S. Climate Alliance is looking for a Senior Associate, Lands & Resilience, to assist 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 will focus on supporting Alliance states in the development and implementation of natural climate solutions to enhance carbon mitigation, sequestration and climate resilience. They will also lead the Alliance’s portfolio on developing and implementing resilience measures to protect communities from the impacts of climate change. 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.Applications can be submitted through the online system at the UN Foundation, which houses the Alliance secretariat. 

State Climate Policy Intern

The U.S. Climate Alliance is looking for two fall interns to help conduct research and analysis on state climate policies, including on clean energy, energy efficiency, natural and working lands, short-lived climate pollutants, climate resilience and advanced transportation; prepare briefing memos, presentations, talking points, and Q&A on specific issue areas or to prepare for meetings, and brief the Executive Director or Alliance States as appropriate; Support the Alliance’s social media presence, including by drafting blogs, preparing tweets, and maintaining our website; and provide administrative and event management support as needed, including meeting scheduling, among other duties. Graduate students preferred. Applications can be submitted through the online system at the UN Foundation, which houses the Alliance secretariat.