Intern, Business Development

Location
United States- Arlington, VA Headquarters
Posted
Sep 06, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Industry
Associations
Hours
Full Time

INTERN, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Conservation International (CI) has been protecting nature for the benefit of all for over 30 years. Through science, policy, and partnerships, CI is helping build a healthier, more prosperous and more productive planet. 

POSITION SUMMARY:

We are seeking an eager individual to provide programmatic support to Conservation International’s Center for Environmental Leadership in Business (CELB). CELB engages the private sector worldwide in creating solutions to critical global environmental problems in which industry plays a defining role. We aim to promote business practices that reduce industry ecological footprints, to contribute to conservation and create economic benefits for partners. Cl is a world leader in helping businesses embrace sustainable practices across a broad range of industries and environmental issues.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The position will support CELB’s business development team activities. This will include a variety of responsibilities to help to support work of the Business and Sustainability Council, the development of a fellowship program and conduct due diligence research for CELB’s existing and prospective corporate partnerships.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Research experience, marketing and/or communications experience, working towards a Bachelors or Masters Degree

 

Conservation International is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities, females, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.  It is the policy of CI to afford equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment. CI offers reasonable accommodation in the employment process for individuals with disabilities.  If you need assistance in the application or hiring process to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.  If you require an application accommodation due to a disability, please e-mail your request to applyhelp@conservation.org and include "accommodation" in the subject line.