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Green Business Network Research Fellow

Dates: September - December 2014
Hours: Part-time/Flexible, 16 hrs./week
Compensation: Stipend - $1000 for 10 weeks
Supervisor: Green Business Network Director
Deadline: Open until Filled

Are you an aspiring researcher interested in the world of green business?

Green America’s Green Business Network is searching for a research fellow to update the report - The Big Green Opportunity (www.greenbusinessnetwork.org/green-your-business/big-green-opporunity-report.html. )

The researcher will work with staff to update the data and prepare the 2015-16 edition for Jan 2015 publishing date. The report first published in 2013 documented the size of the green business sector and interviewed key business leaders about their experiences.

This is an opportunity for the intern to research, document, write and gain experience working both as a team member and independently as well as managing deadlines.

Experience Gained:

  • Size, scope and impact of the green/sustainable business sectors to include transportation, fair trade, energy, organic food and beverage, ethical investing, green building/renovation, non-GMOs, and green trade associations.
  • The joys of working in a collaborative, cooperative work environment.
  • The ability to have your name attached to a well-respected research report.

Qualifications:

  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to handle changing priorities and multiple tasks
  • Ability to take direction and work independently

To Apply:

Send your resume and cover letter to Alix Davidson, Director of Certification and Standards, at adavidson@greenamerica.org. No calls please.

Green America

1612 K St. NW | Ste. 600 | Washington, DC 20006

www.greenamerica.org www.greenbusiness.org

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