Conservation Policy Fellowship – sponsored by Schlumberger
Interested in the fast-paced Washington, D.C. policy making environment? Want to sharpen and hone your policy skillset with a leading conservation advocacy organization? Consider joining the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) as our Conservation Policy Fellow.
We are looking for a passionate and driven recent MBA or MPP graduate student to join us at our headquarters in Washington, D.C. and to work with our team of policy professionals on advancing our conservation mission. TRCP works with our 60 partner organizations to guarantee all Americans quality places to hunt and fish.
TRCP seeks a recent graduate from a master’s in business administration (MBA) and/or master’s in public policy (MPP) program with an interest in energy policy, sustainability, natural resources conservation, climate change, hunting, and fishing to join us as our Conservation Policy Fellow.
The Conservation Policy Fellow will:
-Gain front line experience in an active government relations shop with the opportunity to work on all manner of natural resource conservation policies.
-Represent TRCP at Congressional hearings and other relevant meetings
-Accompany government relations staff to advocacy meetings on Capitol Hill
-Perform in-depth and detailed policy analysis
-Working with policy staff, develop and execute long-term research projects
-Develop materials to assist in advocacy activities, including communications materials like blogs, talking points, and fact sheets
-Research emerging resource conservation issues and potential solutions
The Conservation Policy Fellow must:
–Demonstrate exceptional communication skills, with an emphasis on written communications
-Be interested in a career in energy production or natural resource management
-Be able to work as part of a small team, as well as be comfortable working independently
-Manage time effectively and function well as a self-starter
-Have a strong track record of quantitative analysis and research
This position will serve for a six-month term to include a monthly stipend. This position is considered full-time and is based out of our Washington, D.C. office and reports to the Chief Policy Officer.
Dates: 6-month fellowship program beginning Summer 2020.
To apply for this position, email a cover letter and resume with the subject line “TRCP Conservation Policy Fellowship” to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Application Deadline: March 1, 2020