With world attention on both the environment and the economy, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is where policymakers and business leaders turn for win-win solutions. By focusing on strong science, uncommon partnerships and market-based approaches, we tackle urgent threats with practical solutions. We are one of the world’s largest environmental organizations, with more than two million members and a staff of approximately 630 scientists, economists, policy experts, and other professionals around the world. We operate in 22 geographies with unique projects running across four programs. You will be part of a vibrant workplace that welcomes diverse perspectives, talents and contributions, where innovation and results are a way of life.
The Program Coordinator will provide operational and programmatic support to the India team within the Climate Program. The support will be for a broad range of initiatives with an immediate focus on tracking projects related to air quality and climate change in India and support for setting up a formal EDF presence in India.
Demonstrated project management skills, preferably in a nonprofit setting;
Ability to manage multiple projects, tasks, priorities, and deadlines concurrently;
Excellent research, and written and oral communication skills;
Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively, especially with colleagues and partners in a multicultural setting;
Ability to work productively and collaboratively with colleagues located in multiple offices and time zones;
Ability to adeptly handle confidential and non-routine information;
Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
Knowledge of environmental and climate policies and Indian landscape;
Environmental Defense Fund is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.