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IN-20016 We Are Still In (WASI) Intern

WWF Washington, DC
Washington, DC 20037
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    114618536

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.
<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">World Wildlife Fund (WWF), </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">one of </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">the world's leading conservation organization</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">s</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">, </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">is seeking </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">interns </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">to support the We Are Still In (WASI) campaign</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">. </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">We Are Still In is a coalition of cities, states, businesses, universities, and other </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">institutions</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0"> committed to taking climate action in support of the Paris Agreement, and operates with the support of a</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0"> national</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0"> network of NGOs. </span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0">WASI interns</span></span><span class="TextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0" data-contrast="none"><span class="NormalTextRun SCXW45028053 BCX0"> will perform a variety of tasks in the categories of programming, communication, coordination, and logistics. </span></span></p> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: verdana;" /> <ul> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Conducting research and analyzing data around climate action from cities, states, businesses, universities, and others; researching actions and polic</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">ies</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> specific to certain states and regions</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Building and managing relevant spreadsheets, folders, and data tracking documents;</span></span></li> </ul> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Contributing to internal and external materials development (papers, presentations, proposals);</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Supporting external communications via social media, newsletters, webinars, etc.;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Coordinating events and scheduling meetings;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="5" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Performing o</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">ther duties and tasks as assigned.</span></span></li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/j75RlxCNYGJMsRZ6uy8LO"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: windowtext;"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">This position is best suited for a</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">n undergraduate or</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> graduate student pursuing a degree in </span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Renewable Energy, Environmental Policy</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">, Science</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> or </span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Management, Sustainability</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">, </span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Communications, or</span></span> <span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">another</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> related field.</span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: windowtext;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: windowtext;"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">The ideal candidate will also demonstrate the following:</span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: windowtext;"> </p> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Noto Sans', 'Noto Sans_MSFontService', Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Exceptional written and verbal communications skills</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Noto Sans', 'Noto Sans_MSFontService', Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Demonstrated ability to research and synthesize technical </span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">information</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> </ul> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Skilled with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Outstanding</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> attention to detail</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Strong organizing skills;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Self-starter who can work independently</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="5" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Creative and innovative thinker;</span></span></li> </ul> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Ability to manage multiple and simultaneous projects</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">A commitment to the mission, goals and values of WWF</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Must be f</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">luent in English (spoken and written)</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">;</span></span></li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, Arial, 'Times New Roman', sans-serif;" data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="4" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">Minimum of </span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">15-20</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;"> hours per week</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #000000; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-contrast="none"><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px;">.</span></span><span style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial, Arial_MSFontService, sans-serif;" data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559739":160,"335559740":240}"> Preference for full time.</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Location:</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;">Washington, DC</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Compensation:</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;">Paid</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>How to apply:</strong> Please submit a resume & cover letter through our Careers page.</p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><a href="http://www.worldwildlife.org/about/careers" target="_blank" rel="noopener">https://careers-wwfus.icims.com/jobs/search</a> , <strong><span style="background-color: #ffff00;">IN-20016</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">* Please note that WWF does not provide VISA sponsorship to interns</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's </strong><strong>race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.</strong></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p>PI114618536</p>
Posted: 2019-10-16 Expires: 2019-11-17

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