Climate and Energy Advocate

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

We are seeking a full-time exempt Climate and Energy Advocate to develop, coordinate, and implement
public policy initiatives that advance New Mexico’s leadership to address climate change, development
of clean energy resources, and just transition. We are looking for an ambitious, collaborative, and goaldriven
individual who enjoys working with a team, understands the importance of civic engagement in
the policy process, and is passionate about climate and energy advocacy.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

The Climate and Energy Advocate must be committed to our mission and values of authentic community
and stakeholder engagement in policy work, and equitable opportunities that promote race equity,
diversity, and inclusion. CVNM staff incorporate these values into our day-to-day systems and work, and
provide key support for collaboration across departments and organizational partnerships.

Other Information/Requirements: 

This role requires a minimum of 3 years working on issues related to climate change, utility regulation, energy
policy, or issue advocacy; knowledge of how of how a bill becomes a law and city/county/state policy processes; knowledge of Navajo Nation and/or Tribal Government policy processes; and the ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and troubleshoot challenges.

How to Apply: 

Please send your resume, cover letter, and three references to [email protected] with
“Climate and Energy Advocate” in the subject line. Position is open until filled.
No calls please.

Contact Information
Ben Shelton
Conservation Voters New Mexico
121 Sandoval Street, Suite 200
Santa Fe
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 992-8683
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jul 22 2020
Date to Remove: 
Sep 11 2020

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