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Program Manager, Clean Energy Infrastructure

Position Title: Program Manager, Clean Energy Infrastructure

Reports To: Director of Clean Energy Infrastructure

Type: Full-time position

Location: Remote; flexible within the U.S.

ABOUT CATF

Clean Air Task Force (CATF) is a nonprofit organization working to safeguard against the worst impacts of climate change by catalyzing the rapid global development and deployment of low-carbon energy and other climate-protecting technologies. This is accomplished through research and analysis, public advocacy leadership, and partnership with the private sector. CATF is highly respected for its deep expertise and research on energy and industrial systems and potential strategies, technologies, and policies that can radically shrink their impact on the planet’s atmosphere. Our team of 100+ experts and advocates (and global network of subject matter experts and civil society partners) put this research and knowledge into action by designing and enacting public policies that drive toward zero emissions. We also support policies and work directly with private industry to innovate in technology to make the path to zero emissions swift and affordable.  CATF is headquartered in Boston, and has offices in Washington D.C. and Brussels with staff working virtually around world.

ROLE

CATF’s Clean Energy Infrastructure Program creates the policy, political, and business environment that ensures clean energy infrastructure is built at the pace, scale, and diversity required to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas emissions in a fair and equitable manner. The Program Manager will advance CATF’s Clean Energy Infrastructure Program objectives through project management, program strategy development, internal and external collaboration, and advancing special initiatives.

Key Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Support senior Clean Energy Infrastructure Program staff in organizing and executing effective meetings internally and externally. Assist with scheduling, agenda and materials preparation, capturing outcomes and next steps
  • Assist with fundraising and outreach efforts
  • Ensure staff follow through on key tasks by providing reminders and offering support as needed
  • Spearhead special projects and events, such as workshops, press conferences, and roundtables
  • Collaborate with peers at partner NGOs working on shared projects and campaigns
  • Track progress against key performance indicators
  • Synthesize detailed documents and meeting notes into slide presentations, fact sheets, blogs, talking points, grant reports, and updates for the CATF Board of Directors and other communications
  • Manage materials vetting, ensuring sign-off by relevant technical, legal, and policy experts
  • Liaise with graphic design team for content creation
  • Organize and maintain internal document libraries and other shared resources
  • Periodically update website content, in collaboration with the program team

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience in climate or environmental advocacy a plus
  • Proven skills and experience working in a high-functioning team, managing projects with tight deadlines in a collaborative way
  • Self-starter who enjoys taking initiative and helping others
  • Consistent follow-through, highly organized, and committed to high-quality work
  • Experience in organizing meetings with staff and stakeholders
  • Strong computer skills, including comfort with the Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Teams
  • Familiarity with Salesforce a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communications and interpersonal skills
  • Detail-oriented proofreader and editor
  • Strong time management skills and attention to detail
  • Flexible and able to work outside of typical office hours to accommodate colleagues in other time zones

Compensation and Location: 

This is a full-time, remote position within the U.S. CATF offers an excellent benefits package and a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Please follow this link to submit a resume, cover letter referencing the position title, and contact information for two to three professional and/or academic references. 

CATF provides equal employment opportunities.