Junior Climate Change and Sustainability Consultant

  • ICF International
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • Jan 28, 2018
Full time Climate Change/ Resiliency Energy Energy Efficiency Sustainability

Job Description



Junior Climate Change and Sustainability Consultant  

ICF is currently seeking a research assistant to support our Climate, Energy Efficiency, and Transportation line of business.  You will be responsible for supporting ICF managers in executing projects for domestic and international public and private sector clients in the sustainability and greenhouse gas management fields.  You will also be expected to conduct research and analysis tasks related to climate change mitigation, sustainability, and greenhouse gas accounting.  You should have a general background in climate change science and related domestic policies, familiarity with the Microsoft software suite with strong aptitude for data analysis using Microsoft Excel, demonstrated experience with quantitative analysis, and excellent written and oral communication skills.  You will work as part of 3 to 5 person teams to execute tasks related to the development and delivery of accurate, timely, and high quality products and services.  You will also work on multiple projects, interact with all levels of staff, and have some client interaction. 


What You'll Need

  • Bachelor’s Degree in natural or physical science, engineering, geography, environmental or atmospheric science, or related subjects
  • Research or internship experience in the fields of climate change policy, greenhouse gas accounting, or sustainability
  • Cumulative and major GPA of at least 3.2 or higher
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment; exceptional time management track record
  • Strong organizational skills and detail-orientation
  • Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks and seek input when needed
  • Proficiency in data analytics or data visualization software  

Working at ICF 

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow. 

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award-winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity)

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