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IMT currently has the following positions open:

Market Insights Intern

Job Description

 The Institute for Market Transformation seeks a motivated student or recent graduate to support our work to improve the energy efficiency of buildings—a foundational component to create jobs, increase property values, reduce harmful pollution, and create healthier spaces in American cities. For more than 20 years, IMT has developed solutions to accelerate investment in a high-performing built environment through technical research, collaborative programs, and policy development. We work in partnership with businesses, local policymakers, and environmental groups that are leading the future of energy efficiency. Achieving our mission requires teamwork—we seek a Market Insights intern who is passionate about clean energy and excited to engage with the commercial real estate market to help drive energy efficiency. This is a valuable opportunity to build an existing skill set in strategic communications and gain experience in the clean energy field as well as the nonprofit sector.

Responsibilities

You will report to the Senior Manager of Project Delivery and support projects across the organization. You may conduct interviews, contribute research, and provide administrative and writing support depending on qualifications. Specific tasks may include:

  • Participate in outreach and information gathering from commercial real estate actors to understand factors motivating energy efficiency investments
  • Consolidate research in written narrative and presentation format
  • Review existing resources and make recommendations to keep content fresh and align with market trends
  • Assist with research tasks across the organization’s diverse projects
  • Maintain and improve organizational databases as informational hotbeds that serve the needs of IMT staff and clients
  • Support logistics, data entry, and other administrative tasks as assigned, and improve general office procedures
  • Work with supervisor to develop and implement an internship project

Qualifications and Skills

This position requires strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to multitask.

  • Current student or recent graduate of a undergraduate or graduate program
  • Interest in clean energy or sustainability
  • Experience conducting interviews, surveys, or focus groups
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritize effectively to meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Enthusiasm, dedication, and a drive to succeed

How to Apply

This position is based at IMT’s headquarters in Washington, DC. The hourly pay is $22 per hour. Minimum 15 hours per week, 4-6 month minimum commitment preferred starting in May 2019.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to jobs@imt.org. Please write “Intern – Market Insights” in the subject line.

Data Analysis Intern

Job Description

The Institute for Market Transformation seeks a motivated student or recent graduate to support our work to improve the energy efficiency of buildings—a foundational component to create jobs, increase property values, reduce harmful pollution, and create healthier spaces in American cities. For more than 20 years, IMT has developed solutions to accelerate investment in a high-performing built environment through technical research, collaborative programs, and policy development. We work in partnership with businesses, local policymakers, and environmental groups that are leading the future of energy efficiency. Achieving our mission requires teamwork—we seek a Data Analysis intern who is passionate about clean energy and excited to do meaningful research that will help drive energy efficiency. This is a valuable opportunity to build an existing skill set in data analysis and gain experience in the clean energy field as well as the nonprofit sector.

Responsibilities

You will report to the Senior Manager of Project Delivery and support projects across the organization. You may conduct interviews, contribute research, and provide administrative and writing support depending on your qualifications. Specific tasks may include:

  • Lead market trends research and analysis and provide recommendations on how these trends will inform IMT project strategies in energy efficiency
  • Establish a system to capture publically available data on commercial and retail sector energy trends
  • Review existing resources and make recommendations to keep content fresh and align with market trends
  • Develop written narrative and presentation material
  • Assist with research tasks across the organization’s diverse projects
  • Maintain and improve organizational databases as informational hotbeds that serve the needs of IMT staff and clients
  • Support logistics, data entry, and other administrative tasks as assigned, and improve general office procedures
  • Work with supervisor to develop and complete an internship project and present to staff

Qualifications and Skills

  • Current student or recent graduate of a undergraduate or graduate program
  • Interest in clean energy or sustainability
  • Strong data collection, management, and analysis skills
  • Ability to perform self-directed work and prioritize effectively to meet deadlines
  • Strong problem-solving and research skills
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm, dedication, and a drive to succeed

How to Apply

This position is based at IMT’s headquarters in downtown Washington, DC. The hourly pay is $22 per hour. Minimum 15 hours per week, 4-6 month minimum commitment preferred starting in May 2019.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to jobs@imt.org. Please write “Intern – Data Analysis” in the subject line.

About the Institute for Market Transformation

The Institute for Market Transformation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, with a mission to catalyze widespread and sustained demand for high-performing buildings. Achieving this vision requires market transformation through strategic interventions that remove barriers and to provide an easier path to an energy-efficient built environment. We work in partnership with businesses, policymakers, and environmental groups that are leading the future of energy efficiency. With over 20 years of experience, IMT has supported large-scale outcomes as a driver of important new practices and policies that benefit cities, businesses, the economy and the environment.

Headquartered in downtown Washington, DC, we provide a vibrant, collaborative and flexible workplace that brings together diverse expertise. We empower our staff to constantly learn while achieving big goals, and have a great deal of fun along the way.

IMT values all types of diversity-including racial, ethnic, and gender–and is committed to promoting and fostering a diverse organization. IMT is an equal opportunity employer.