Government Relations Intern

Job Summary

Category:

Legal

Type:

Intern/Fellowship

Status:

Part Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Related Industries

Close Date:

03/22/13

Compensation:

College Credit + access to all classroom materials

Hours:

Day

Location:

New York City

Address To:

jobs@cleanedison.com

Description

 

CleanEdison is a Manhattan-based green startup that is seeking smart and driven interns who are passionate about the sustainability industry. As a rapidly expanding company, there is plenty of room for growth. We are looking for an intern to assist our government relations department in researching policy and grant opportunities. As a national leader in environmental education and green workforce development you will be at the forefront of an exciting industry. Hours may vary between 10-25 week depending upon your availability.

Responsibilities:

· Monitor labor, education and energy policy

· Assist in research on grant opportunities for green education

· Assist in contract and proposal construction

· Assist in administration of existing educational grant programs

 

Requirements

 

Required Skills:

· Must have excellent writing skills

· Must be currently enrolled as a student working on a bachelor's or master's degree in politics, history, public policy or a related field

· Passion for clean-technology, environmental studies and/or entrepreneurship

· Entrepreneurial mind-set

· Self-motivated, hardworking, organized, dependable and punctual

· Startup experience is preferred