INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT – Markets & Business Strategy Intern
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, Arlington, VA
The academic internship provides the ideal candidate the opportunity to work with the Markets and Business Strategy (MBS) team. MBS works at the nexus of climate, energy and the business community, with a focus on the members of the C2ES Business Environmental Leadership Council (BELC). The intern will work directly with the Vice President for Markets and Business Strategy, the Director of Corporate Engagement, and other C2ES program staff.
Prior to being hired, the selected candidate must be able to provide proof of academic credit or funding from an accredited college, university, or third party for research. Funding must cover at least the minimum wage.
Status: Part-time/Full-time internship
About the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions:
C2ES is an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that promotes strong policy and action to address the world’s climate and energy challenges. It was launched in 2011 as the successor to the Pew Center on Global Climate Change. C2ES focuses on understanding and managing climate change risks, promoting innovative climate and energy policies, and offering practical solutions to climate and energy challenges.
C2ES has consistently been named among the top environmental think tanks in the world, and is known as a credible, unbiased source of information, a trusted convener, and a catalyst for constructive business engagement. For more information about C2ES, visit http://www.c2es.org/ 
About the C2ES Business Environmental Leadership Council (BELC):
The BELC was created in 1998 with the belief that business engagement is critical for developing efficient, effective solutions to the climate problem. We also believe that companies taking early action on climate strategies and policy will gain sustained competitive advantage over their peers.
Started with 13 companies, the BELC is now the largest U.S.-based group of corporations focused on addressing the challenges of climate change and supporting mandatory climate policy. The BELC is comprised of industry leading, mostly Fortune 500 companies across a range of sectors with combined revenues of $2.5 trillion and 3.5 million employees. Many different sectors are represented, including high technology, diversified manufacturing, oil and gas, metals and mining, transportation, utilities and chemicals.
Application Deadlines for 2015:
Candidate selection projected for the middle of January.
Internships run anytime between: end of January-April.
Candidate selection projected for March/April
Internships run anytime between: end of May-August.
Candidate selection projected for July/August.
Internships run anytime between: end of September-December.
Please indicate on your application which internship session you are seeking.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample through one of the following:
Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
Attn: MBS Intern
2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 550
Arlington, VA 22201
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org