We often post job opportunities from across our coalition, but this opportunity is for the Council’s own team.
Energy and Climate policy specialist, Iowa Environmental Council
The Policy Specialist works with the Energy Program Director and other Council staff to conduct a range of activities that support adoption of a strong federal carbon pollution rule and a strong state implementation plan in Iowa. The Advocate will work with key stakeholders, including clean energy businesses, farmers, non-traditional allies and coalition partners (faith, labor, hunting and fishing), policy makers and regulators, and investor owned and consumer-owned utilities in order to build support for adoption and implementation of strong rules to reduce greenhouse emissions from power plants. Key activities include outreach, education and coalition-building; research, policy analysis, and advocacy with state agencies; coordination with state, regional, and national organizations; work with earned and social media.
The position is open until filled or May 20. For details and to apply, visit the Council’s website.