Openings at ICCR
ICCR seeks a part-time Research Associate for its Water and Food Programs. This individual will work 20 hours per week to provide research and analysis for ICCR’s shareholder engagement strategies with corporations on food justice and water stewardship, as well as additional support for ICCR’s program work. Learn more here. To apply, please send a brief cover letter and resume to: Josh Zinner at email@example.com. The deadline for applications is March 1.
Openings at the Investor Alliance
The Investor Alliance for Human Rights is looking to hire an Associate Program Director who can help us expand and consolidate our work promoting the corporate respect for human rights domestically and globally by mobilizing investor leverage to engage companies on human rights due diligence and access remedy, and through agenda-setting activities targeting policy-makers and multi-lateral organizations.
To apply: Please send a brief cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applying is January 31, 2019.
Current Internship Opportunities
Health Internship: ICCR is seeking candidates for an internship on health equity. The intern will assist the Program Director – Health Equity with research to inform the 2019/2020 shareholder strategy to increase access to affordable medicines (includes both prevention and treatment). Learn more and apply here.
Climate Internship: ICCR is seeking candidates for an internship in climate change to provide research support for Investor campaigns focused on a Just Transition to a clean energy economy. Company-level research will be needed to support investor engagements. In addition, sector level research would be helpful to understand the opportunities and issues associated with adoption of science based targets for GHG emissions reductions. The internship period is scheduled to run from September to December, 2018. Learn more and apply here.
Food & Water Internship:ICCR is seeking a graduate student this summer to help us advance our work on analyzing and addressing risks related to the food, beverage, oil and gas sector. While providing some administrative support, this research intern will primarily work across various topic areas using skills ranging in research, quantitative analysis and writing (short memos, case studies, data narratives etc.). The internship period is scheduled to run from June to August 2019. Learn more and apply here.
Interning with ICCR
Interns who join ICCR will make a tremendous contribution to important work with an organization that helped to found and continues to shape the corporate social responsibility movement. ICCR interns learn the importance of shareholder activism and documenting company progress. Interns will be given the opportunity to engage with ICCR program staff, ICCR members, and to attend conferences in the New York area to gain a better understanding of the issues and the field of corporate social responsibility.
ICCR's interns come to us from a wide range of academic programs and geographies and are asked to employ an equally wide range of skills to help ICCR further its mission. Click here to read about our previous interns’ experiences.
ICCR’s internship program has three terms:
- Internship: January – May
- Application period: November – December
- Internship: June – August
- Application period: January – February
- Internship: September – December
- Application period: July – August
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the opportunities are filled. To apply, please send a cover letter and resume together in one pdf document to email@example.com