Careers in sustainability, climate tech, renewable energy, net zero, the circular economy, ESG and more

Ceres
Ceres www.ceres.org

Ceres is transforming the economy to build a just and sustainable future for people and the planet.

8 Jobs

The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy www.nature.org

The Nature Conservancy - Impact Finance & Markets DivisionSince 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. Through grassroots action, TNC has grown to become one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world working in more than 75 countries and territories. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive. We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. Whether it’s career development, flexible schedules, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want a better insight to TNC? Check out our TNC Talent playlist on YouTube on Glassdoor. Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued. We’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. In addition to the requirements in our postings, we recognize that people come with talent and experiences outside of a job. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and a culture of inclusion! Please apply – we’d love to hear from you.

3 Jobs

GreenBiz Group
GreenBiz Group www.greenbiz.com

GreenBiz Group is a media and events company that accelerates the just transition to a clean economy. Through events that galvanize, stories that amplify, peer networks that bond and industry-leading analysis, we define markets and advance opportunities at the intersection of business, technology and sustainability. We are a passionate team of people that builds and empowers communities to confront the threats of climate change and solve the thorniest challenges of our time. 

3 Jobs

Advanced Energy Economy aee.net

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) is a national association of businesses that are making the energy we use secure, clean, and affordable. We work to accelerate the move to 100% clean energy and electrified transportation in the U.S. Advanced energy encompasses a broad range of products and services that constitute the best available technologies for meeting energy needs today and tomorrow. These include energy efficiency, demand response, energy storage, solar, wind, hydro, nuclear, electric vehicles, biofuels and smart grid. AEE represents more than 100 companies in the $238 billion U.S. advanced energy industry, which employs 3.2 million U.S. workers.

3 Jobs

thinkPARALLAX
thinkPARALLAX www.thinkparallax.com

thinkPARALLAX is a leading, full-service ESG strategy and communications agency.

3 Jobs

U.S. Plastics Pact
U.S. Plastics Pact usplasticspact.org

The U.S. Plastics Pact brings together businesses, not-for-profit organizations, government agencies, and research institutions that work together toward a common vision of a circular economy for plastics, as outlined by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s New Plastics Economy Initiative. This vision aims to ensure that plastics never become waste by eliminating the plastics we don’t need, innovating to ensure that the plastics we do need are reusable, recyclable, or compostable, and circulating all the plastic items we use to keep them in the economy and out of the environment.

2 Jobs

Lord Green Real Estate Strategies www.lordgreenstrategies.com

2 Jobs

My Green Lab, Corp.
My Green Lab, Corp. www.mygreenlab.org

My Green Lab (MGL) is a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to creating a global culture of sustainability in science. MGL operates a suite of mutually-reinforcing sustainability certifications focused on laboratories and their supply chains, including My Green Lab Certification, ACT, and the Freezer Challenge, in addition to other supporting programs. MGL operates and employs passionate people all over the world.

2 Jobs

MSCI
MSCI www.msci.com

Team responsibilities:MSCI ESG Research is seeking to expand its ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) Client Consultant team and is looking for a suitable candidate to join our New York office. As the ESG Client Consultant you will be part of our team that is a leading provider of ESG research to institutional investors globally. In this role you will be managing the relationships for a territory of clients. You will learn MSCI ESG Research products and the client’s line of businesses and investment processes to guide them in leveraging our products across asset classes with emphasis on Equity and Fixed Income, to bring that knowledge together to provide insight and best practices to those client organizations.As the ESG Consultant your performance will be based on a combination of factors including account renewal rates, proactive management and client communication, contract value growth and pre-sales activities. Consultants often partner with the sales team, bringing industry and product expertise to client meetings. After a client has begun using MSCI ESG Research products, the Consultant owns and manages the client experience. This entails offering proactive educational ESG support, expertise on ESG services and usage, and participating in the client renewal process.Achieve target renewal and retention rateDrive revenue growth with outstanding serviceAct as a trusted advisor for clients and their advocate within MSCI ESG ResearchServe as domain expert on MSCI ESG Research’s suite of ESG products and servicesWhat we will offer you: Depending on your location of your role, you can expect …Competitive fixed and variable compensation, holiday/vacation allowance & retirement savings plans/pensionsEmployee Resource Groups to support you in and out of the officeA wide range of benefits including – healthcare, dental plans, risk insurances and (location dependent) – cycletowork schemes, gym benefits, retail discounts,A purposeful approach to Wellbeing including training, support networks, membership to wellness platforms and vendors, and active local office communitiesA specific and deliberate planning to the physical offices in which we work, and support for everyone spending periods of time working remotely or at home.  This approach mirrors our commitment to transparency and sustainability and puts the safety and wellness of our employees at the center of all we do.  We aim to provide productive and sustainable work environments and technology that encourages collaboration, creativity and innovationWhat we will offer youAt MSCI, we provide competitive benefits programs in every region in which we do business. While our benefits plans vary in availability in our different locations, we offer a broad range of benefits that are part of the value you receive as a MSCI employee. Wherever you are with us, you will find benefits that can help ensure your health and well-being and contribute to your financial securityYour key responsibilities Proactively communicate and educate clients on key ESG matters while developing critical understanding of client use cases for integration of ESG data in to the investment or research processHelp to manage client inquiry and issue resolution process using SalesForce.com and other internal toolsMonitor and ensure client satisfactionIdentify accounts at risk and create a plan to ensure revenue and client retention forecasting at risk business where appropriate; working with cross-functional teams to address issues in a timely mannerDevelop/drive account management plans for clientsConduct regular calls/visits with clients (health checks, training, relationship planning and review)Identify and communicate up-sell opportunities to sales teamProvide subject matter expertise in pre-sales/up-sell/on-boarding activitiesConduct product training for clientsPerform testing of new product featuresContinually assess target market and work with product management to ensure company is offering relevant servicesEncourage and facilitate meetings between clients and research analystsAct as liaison between client and internal MSCI ESG Research teams for key client initiativesCommunicate market requirements to ESG Research business leadersAttend relevant industry eventsSuccessful candidates will have a Responsible Investing (RI) or financial background and exhibit an interest for ESG issues and have demonstrated experience in developing strong working relationships with external clientsYour skills and experience that will help you excel Good understanding of ESG issues & market, financial services in US and Canada and how ESG factors impact the investment processExperience within a front office investment environment is of interest inclusive of direct exposure to portfolio management or credit & equity research processExcellent organizational, presentation and communication skillsInnovative, motivated, client-oriented and commercially-aware thinkerDemonstrated project management skills – define scope, resources and time lines and manage to deliverablesA team player able to effectively manage the expectations of a diverse and demanding client baseAbsolute personal and business integrity3+ years of experience, preferably in a client facing position in financial services or Responsible InvestingBachelors required, degree in finance, economics, international relations or a related field favoredHow we’ll support youCoaching and support from experts in your teamA performance and growth-oriented culture and valuesOpportunities for continuous learning to aid progressionGoal based objectives and development plansTransparent performance-based compensation schemesEmployee resource groups such as the Women’s Leadership Forum, MSCIPRIDE, and Eco-GroupsHow we’ll support youCoaching, support and encouragement from experts in your teamAccess to a wide range of learning opportunities to support your growth and developmentCustomizable learning journeys to help you navigate your professional developmentTransparent performance-based compensation schemesEmployee Resource Groups: MSCI Pride, Black Leadership Network, Women’s Leadership Forum, Women in Tech, Asian Support Network, All Abilities, Hola! MSCI and Climate Action Group.  About MSCI and our teamsMSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community. With over 50 years of expertise in research, data and technology, we power better investment decisions by enabling clients to understand and analyze key drivers of risk and return and confidently build more effective portfolios. We create industry-leading research-enhanced solutions that clients use to gain insight into and improve transparency across the investment process.Our values define the working environment we strive to create. We are inclusive, we champion bold ideas, we always pursue excellence, and always act with integrity. Personal accountability and responsibility are key to success, and we always work as a team to remain client centric.At MSCI diversity is at our core and inclusion defines our culture. Our people are empowered to maximize their potential in an environment where all individuals are respected and encouraged to bring their authentic selves to work. We work, learn and grow together and we are committed to hiring and promoting qualified women, ethnic minorities and members of the LGBT+ community candidates, who have historically been underrepresented in financial services.To learn more about life at MSCI please visit https://careers.msci.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Glassdoor.To all recruitment agencies: MSCI does not accept unsolicited CVs/Resumes. Please do not forward CVs/Resumes to any MSCI employee, location or website. MSCI is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs/Resumes.MSCI Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Our Response to COVID-19To help protect our colleagues, MSCI requires that new hires are fully vaccinated (meaning two weeks have elapsed since the final vaccine shot) as a condition of employment and will require proof of vaccination.

2 Jobs

NIU Lorado Taft Field Campus www.niu.edu

Our peaceful field campus provides the perfect setting for outdoor education activities as well as conferences, meetings and retreats. Your group will enjoy our beautiful natural areas, comfortable facilities and delicious food service.

1 Job

Rainforest Alliance www.rainforest-alliance.org

1 Job

Scope 5
Scope 5 www.scope5.com

Scope 5 is a provider of cloud-based sustainability management software and consulting services. Companies and organizations have used our platform and services for a decade to achieve sustainability goals based on audit ready ESG data. 

1 Job

Lacuna Technologies
Lacuna Technologies lacuna.ai

Lacuna Technologies is a modern mobility software and services provider dedicated to helping cities and airports better manage and fund the public right-of-way to both improve environmental sustainability and ensure social equity and safety.Lacuna’s products are built on open-source technology, empowering municipalities with digital infrastructure to operationalize digital policy and govern transportation dynamically.  Through the near real-time visibility, management and governance Lacuna's products offer, cities and airports specifically, can better manage the public right-of-way to drive outcomes that matter: environmental sustainability, social equity and safety, as well as economic efficiency of the public right-of-way.  The result is a better quality of life for the residents that call their cities home.

1 Job

US SIF www.ussif.org

US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment is the leading voice advancing sustainable investing across all asset classes.Our mission is to rapidly shift investment practices toward sustainability, focusing on long-term investment and the generation of positive social and environmental impacts.

1 Job

esgEvolution
esgEvolution www.esgevolution.com

1 Job

Environmental Defense Fund www.edf.org

With world attention on both the environment and the economy, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is where policymakers and business leaders turn for win-win solutions. By focusing on strong science, uncommon partnerships and market-based approaches, we tackle urgent threats with practical solutions. We are one of the world’s largest environmental organizations, with more than two million members and a staff of approximately 700 scientists, economists, policy experts, and other professionals around the world. We operate in 22 geographies with unique projects running across five programs. You will be part of a vibrant workplace where innovation and results are a way of life.

1 Job

Additional Ventures
Additional Ventures www.additionalventures.org

Additional Ventures (AV) is helping shape a healthier, more equitable world. We are a philanthropic organization with three initiatives: biomedical research, community and democracy, and climate action.  

1 Job

Digital Realty careers.digitalrealty.com

Position Title: ESG AnalystLocation: Dallas or Austin (Hybrid) Your roleDigital Realty is seeking an ESG Analyst to be a key member of our global Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) team. We aim to lead the data center industry in sustainability/ESG performance and this role provides a truly unique opportunity to work in a thriving industry and help make an impact on the environment. As our business grows in size and capabilities, we are looking to increase the capabilities of our ESG engagement and approach in order to more efficiently meet the needs of our investors and customers.   We are looking for a team-centric individual with strong organizational, analytical and communication skills and is comfortable working cross-functionally. This position will work closely with the members of the ESG team, as well as various departments and senior leaders. This position will be based in our Dallas, TX office with flexible working arrangement. Other Digital Realty office locations may be considered. What you’ll doDrive the collection, organization, and analysis of ESG data to meet global ESG reporting needs. This includes energy (our largest material impact), water, waste data tracking and greenhouse gas reporting.Support ESG reporting, including assisting with ESG Report development and responding to CDP, GRESB (Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark) and S&P CSA (Corporate Sustainability Assessment)Track, maintain and manage monthly renewable energy statements from Digital Realty’s virtual power purchase agreements (PPAs)Monitor and track progress against ESG goals and KPIsSupport the ongoing implementation of environmental and social initiatives across our portfolio of data centers.Provide data and information to support customer and investor ESG requests, including for customer RFPs and annual ESG surveysCommunicate key sustainability metrics both internally and externally via press releases, social media platforms, website, and other communication channels to engage employees, guests, and external stakeholders.Support ESG-related tasks and activities as directed by manager.Expected travel: up to 10% What you’ll needBachelor’s degree in environmental studies, business, engineering or related field. 2-4 years of professional experience in ESG or sustainability preferred.Knowledge and experience with ESG reporting disclosures preferred, including SASB, CDP, GRESB, S&P CSA, TCFD, GRIKnowledge and experience with green building certifications, including LEED and BREEAM, as well as EPA Energy Star preferredExperience using Energy Star Portfolio Manager and other 3rd party ESG reporting software preferredA critical thinker with the ability to perform data analysis and pull meaningful insights.Ability to embrace change and adapt to evolving business needs.High attention to detail and strong organizational, analytical and communication skills.Advanced Microsoft Office skills (i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint); PowerBI experience preferredShows initiative and ownership of projects, with ability to stay organized while working on multiple projects.Upholds high standards of ethical and professional conduct.Digital Realty cares about the health and safety of its workforce, customers, and vendors. Digital Realty encourages all new hires to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated by their start date. Employees who are not fully COVID-19 vaccinated will need to comply with our weekly COVID-19 testing requirements, subject to applicable workplace accommodation requirements.  A bit about usDigital Realty supports the world's leading enterprises and service providers by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, our global data center platform, gives customers a reliable foundation for scaling their digital business and efficiently managing data gravity challenges. The size and scale of our business puts us in a unique position to offer customers access to 290 facilities in 49 metros across 24 countries and six continents. A bit about our Legal teamOur Legal team works in a highly complex global business sector with a diverse range of local, regional and international organizations. From ensuring compliance in different jurisdictions to supporting business teams with customer and supplier contracts, we’re involved in a variety of projects. Working in a dynamic commercial environment, we collaborate with colleagues across different departments and always have a new challenge waiting for us. What we can offer youOur rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers.Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.  Notes:The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions.Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled. All applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or Company policy.Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals.

1 Job

Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay www.allianceforthebay.org

The Alliance brings together communities, companies, and conservationists to improve our lands and waters. We envision clean streams and rivers flowing through resilient landscapes, cared for by the people who live, work, and play in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

1 Job

Universal Music Group
Universal Music Group www.universalmusic.com

We are UMG, the Universal Music Group. We are the world’s leading music company. We are the home for music’s greatest artists, innovators and entrepreneurs. We own and operate a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising, and audio-visual content in more than 60 countries. We identify and develop recording artists and songwriters, and we produce, distribute and promote the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music to delight and entertain fans around the world.Knowing that music, a powerful force for good in the world, is unique in its ability to inspire people and bring them together, we work with our artists and employees to serve our communities.We are a Dutch–American multinational corporation with corporate headquarters in Hilversum, Netherlands and operational headquarters located in Santa Monica, California. In September 2021 we became a public company on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange. 

1 Job

Forest Trends, Ecosystem Marketplace
Forest Trends, Ecosystem Marketplace www.forest-trends.org

Forest Trends is an international non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C. that works to expand the value of forests to society. We work to promote sustainable forest management and conservation by creating and capturing market values for ecosystem services to support innovative projects and enterprises in these new markets and to enhance the livelihoods of local communities living in and around critical ecosystems globally.

1 Job

Telesto Strategy LLC
Telesto Strategy LLC www.telestostrategy.com

Telesto was founded in May 2020 on the premise that we can and must take action to help solve for the world’s greatest problems. We partner to support business leaders as they get started and navigate their ESG journeys with the goal of elevating these questions to corporate strategy and business growth. With the increasing complexity around ESG and Sustainability topics, we find that leaders lack the resources to simplify this transition and have the meaningful impact that they are counting on. That’s where we come in. We offer a variety of ESG and Sustainability specific growth solutions, whether it’s related to net-zero planning, materiality assessments, ESG metrics, or simply to having a dedicated team to making your ESG program come to life. Our vision is global and our roots our local to the beautiful city of Chicago. We look to partner with organizations from all phases of maturity, geographies, and industries. We recognize that to regenerate the planet, it will take us all. We believe that purpose drives profit and the time to act is now.

1 Job

Shaw Industries shawinc.com

Shaw Industries Group, Inc. supplies carpet, resilient, hardwood, laminate, tile and stone flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets worldwide. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. with more than 20,000 associates worldwide. Shaw is headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, with salespeople and/or offices located throughout the U.S. as well as Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, India, Mexico, Singapore, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom.We are more than 20,000 individuals bound together by a common vision to create a better future, for our customers, for our company, for our people, and for our communities. By combining deep market knowledge with new ways of thinking, we drive innovation into our business and set the standard for next generation manufacturing.

1 Job