Responsible Investor

Shareholder Advocacy Internship

Green Century Capital Management |

Closing DateApr 30, 2017
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SalaryFrom The position is compensated through the MassCEC Internship Program for those who qualify. to
LocationBoston, United States
ContactMarissa LaFave
Emailmlafave@greencentury.com
Website Linkvisit website

Job Description

Working closely with Green Century’s shareholder advocacy team, the intern(s) will be responsible for researching how climate change and environmental issues affect a broad range of industry sectors, will help develop the business case for environmentally sustainable practices, and will help profile companies that are leaders in clean energy and environmental sustainability. Specific issues may include but may not be limited to: renewable energy procurement, greenhouse gas emission reduction, climate change, deforestation and cross commodity supply chains, and sustainable farming and seafood.

Through this experience, intern(s) will be exposed to sustainability challenges in a variety of industries, learn how to benchmark corporate practices, and develop strong research and presentation skills. Intern(s) will also be exposed to the growing field of environmentally and socially responsible investing, including the relationship between corporate sustainability, financial performance, and fossil fuel divestment strategies.