Policy Lead

Department:
Policy
Salary Range:
$66,000-$78,000

Position Summary

Evergreen seeks a full-time Policy Lead to support the development of bold, detailed policies to decarbonize our economy and transition to 100% clean energy. The primary responsibilities will include working with the Policy Director and Deputy Policy Director on policy analysis and the development of new policy products that promote the clean energy standards, federal climate investments, and the prioritization of environmental justice throughout federal climate policy. The ideal candidate will have strong policy research and analysis skills, a deep understanding of climate policy, and 2-3 years experience working on federal climate policy or politics. 

Responsibilities and Tasks 

  • Collaborate in creating original policy research and development for Evergreen policy products
  • Assist in Evergreen policy rollouts
  • Draft multipurpose policy content for digital and press team
  • Research and monitor existing and new legislation as it relates to Evergreen policy priorities, and monitor relevant committee activities
  • Identify opportunities for Evergreen to participate in the debate on federal climate policy
  • All New Venture Fund employees are required to keep time sheets 

Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Ability   

  • We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job so we encourage you to apply, even if you don’t believe you meet everyone of our qualifications as described 
  • 1-3 years experience in federal climate policy research or analysis
  • Experience working in government, a non-profit, or a campaign setting is preferred  
  • A graduate degree is a plus, but not necessarily required
  • Excellent research and writing skills 
  • Ability to work independently, as well as within a team, under tight deadlines 
  • Highly organized and attentive to detail 
  • Self-motivated and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and see them through to completion

How to Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter by emailing jobs@evergreenaction.com with "Policy Lead" in the subject.