Natural Resources Defense Council Beijing, China
Dec 12, 2019
Position Summary: The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)’s China Program is seeking a full-time Urban Policy Analyst (consultant) for its China Sustainable Cities Project. Using international experiences, the China Sustainable Cities Project promotes best practices in carbon peaking strategies, sustainable transportation, sustainable consumption, and green buildings for Chinese cities. This position is based in Beijing. Responsibilities Successful candidates will assist the China Sustainable Cities team in the following capacity: Conduct research and case studies; analyze urban data with appropriate tools to offer policy recommendations Draft and publish reports, briefs, and other substantive documents Assist in the coordination and development of key partnerships (government, research institutes, academia, other NGOs) Support daily work in Cities Project as needed. Qualifications Master’s degree(s) in areas related to urban planning, transportation, green buildings, etc. Two or more years of relevant work experience; Understanding and knowledge of urban sustainability and China-specific urbanization issues; Strong analytical skills on policy and data-based assessment; Proven ability to conduct research tasks independently; Excellent professional writing and oral presentation skills in Chinese; Fluency in English; A good team player and quick learner; self-motivated and hardworking NRDC is committed to workplace diversity and inclusion. We are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a pleasant working environment. Salary is based on a nonprofit scale and commensurate with experience. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !