RMI

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RMI is an independent nonprofit founded in 1982 that transforms global energy systems through market-driven solutions to align with a 1.5°C future and secure a clean, prosperous, zero-carbon future for all. We work in the world’s most critical geographies and engage businesses, policymakers, communities, and NGOs to identify and scale energy system interventions that will cut greenhouse gas emissions at least 50 percent by 2030. RMI has offices in Basalt and Boulder, Colorado; New York City; Oakland, California; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.

 

May 26, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you an experienced fundraising professional with a passion for journalism and the clean energy transition? Do you have a track record of successfully raising philanthropic gifts from foundations, individuals and other sources? Are you excited at the prospect of building a fundraising program for a new nonprofit from the ground up? If so, apply to join our growing team! Canary Media , an independent affiliate of RMI, is a one-year-old nonprofit media outlet covering the transition to clean energy. We are looking to hire our first fundraising staffer, a development officer who will report to Canary’s general manager and also work closely with RMI’s experienced fundraising team. The development officer will be responsible for the development and management of a portfolio of current and potential donors. The primary focus will be on foundations, but the development officer will also cultivate major individual donors and play a key role in managing campaigns to solicit donations...
May 26, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
RMI is seeking an experienced Learning leader to support our global organization of change leaders! This critical role will innovate, develop, and deliver innovative learning experiences and journeys at all levels of RMI.   We highly encourage individuals of underrepresented groups to apply!       Position Overview   The Learning and Leadership (L&L) Director will lead the needs assessment, program design, and evaluation of RMI's learning and development program for our nearly 500 change leaders around the globe. They will guide our Learning strategy and partner with business leaders to develop solutions which inspire, engage, and prepare RMIers to transform energy use and lead inclusive, innovative teams. The successful candidate will also lead and design learning activities personally when appropriate.   The L&L Director will report to the Director of People Experience and will lead the L&L  Manager and L&L Specialist. We are a fast-moving...
May 26, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you passionate about helping the financial sector contribute to fighting climate change? Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking in numbers and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? If yes, then join our growing team! We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply! RMI is seeking an Associate to support our exciting new workstream focused on providing tools to assist banks, investors, and financial supervisors to measure the climate-alignment of financial portfolios and clients. RMIers bring a variety of skillsets, and we welcome candidates with diverse educational and work backgrounds. We will carefully review each application to determine the appropriate starting position level (Associate or Senior Associate), and this will be communicated during the interview process.  About PACTA: The Paris Agreement Capital Transition Assessment...
May 26, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you passionate about helping the financial sector contribute to fighting climate change? Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking in numbers and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? If yes, then join our growing team! We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply! RMI is seeking an Associate-Tech Track (Data Visualization Analyst) to support our exciting new workstream focused on providing tools to assist banks, investors, and financial supervisors measure the climate-alignment of financial portfolios and clients. RMIers bring a variety of skillsets, and we welcome candidates with diverse educational and work backgrounds. About PACTA: The Paris Agreement Capital Transition Assessment (or PACTA) is the world first and only free of charge and open source alignment tool that allows financial institution to measure the alignment of...
May 26, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
RMI is seeking a leader with expertise driving and overseeing a data, analytics, and research team to support RMI’s 13 programs working to solve the climate crisis.   Individuals from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply!  Position Overview   RMI decarbonizes energy systems through rapid, market-based change in the world’s most critical geographies to align with a 1.5°C future and address the climate crisis. We work with businesses, policymakers, communities and other organizations to identify and scale energy system interventions that will cut greenhouse gas emissions at least 50% by 2030.    RMI is a knowledge-based organization, and it is critical for there to be a successful and robust knowledge management competency at the organization to improve the impact of our programs. As part of the KM function, RMI is building out a Data, Analytics, and Research team, including hiring a Manager, to better identify and manage existing data/news/research...
May 24, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you a program management professional who takes initiative, is flexible, and enjoys working in a results-driven, team environment? Are you able to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administration, and organizational skills? Do you have experience streamlining systems and processes for programs and people? If yes, then join our team!    Individuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply! Program Overview    In this role, you will become a team member within RMI’s Portfolio Impact Accelerator (PIA) Group.  PIA’s mission is to help RMI develop a central view on pathways to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C, advance and maintain the collaborative fabric of a fast-growing organization, and align and accelerate programs’ impacts. The PIA team influences RMI’s full portfolio of 13 programs, and houses key workstreams that drive the organization’s equity, strategy development, corporate...
May 21, 2022
Full time role
RMI Washington DC, WA
Do you love solving challenging problems ?  Do you e njoy crafting compelling analysis-based communications and developing and executing campaigns to mobilize organizations to act ? Do you have self-motivation, curiosity, creativity , and the ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? Are you passionate about the clean energy transition? If yes, then join our growing team!   I ndividuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply!   Program Overview   The US Program works to accelerate the US transition to an equitable, climate-aligned future for all. The US Program collaboratively develops RMI’s overall US strategy by establishing clear priorities while working to integrate, elevate, and fill gaps in US-focused work across RMI’s programs. The US Program works with government, industry, and civil society across all economic sectors to accelerate equitable decarbonization in the United States....
May 19, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking about dynamic systems, and working in groups? Do you have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to guide others toward meaningful results? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! Individuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply! Program Overview RMI’s rapidly expanding Climate Finance Program (the Program) is anchored by the Center for Climate-Aligned Finance (the Center), a 25-member team that helps private financial institutions implement their net-zero commitments. Launched in July 2020, the Center generates industry-leading insights and facilitates financial institutions in working groups. Near term, RMI is expanding the Program’s work on two fronts: by launching an initiative focused on mobilizing capital for emerging markets and developing countries; and by scaling the leading software and methodology for portfolio alignment...
May 18, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
RMI is seeking a Workday administrator to maintain, improve, and support our Workday HRIS and ERP solution. This role will report to the IT Director and be a member of the IT team. This role will work closely with members of the People Team, Program Services, and Accounting staff to provide support and enhancements to our Workday instance. As our first point of contact for Workday you will respond quickly to issues that arise, while also planning for enhancements and improvements. We highly encourage individuals of underrepresented groups to apply!       General Responsibilities    This position will have a key role in the Workday Implementation and will be a core implementation team member  Contribute to implementation project governance and risk management  Support the data conversion and migration processes  Contribute to the development of a strategy for managing the Workday tenant, and own this strategy going forward...
May 17, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you an experienced researcher with intense curiosity and drive? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have the exceptional ability to structure and oversee analytic and strategic problem solving? Can you create impact through influence? If yes, then join our growing team!   Program Overview: The SAE group’s mission is to catalyze and coordinate cutting-edge thought leadership activities at the edges and intersections of RMI programs. We apply systems-thinking approaches to the interlocking behavioral, technoeconomic, and institutional factors that influence the pace and direction of the energy transition and help the organization develop an overall view on pathways to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C. We collaborate with all of RMI’s 14 programs and RMI’s executive team to deliver on emergent, high-impact opportunities that provide new and scaled opportunities for impact.  Initiative Overview: Our GHG removal effort is...
May 17, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you passionate about creating an unparalleled candidate experience and dedicated to inclusive and equitable hiring processes? Do you want to play an integral role in attracting, engaging and hiring people like you who can bring their talents to a growing, mission-oriented organization in an ever-changing industry? Do you thrive in a continuously moving, agile, team environment? Are you motivated to make an impact no matter the task? If so, then join our team!   We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply!   RMI is seeking an early career recruiting specialist to be a part of our dynamic, Global Talent Acquisition team. Reporting to the Senior Talent Acquisition Manager, you will be comfortable with a full-cycle recruitment process across a mix of departments and roles. You should possess the keen ability to coordinate multiple projects and programs through effective time management and organizational skills. Your demonstrated...
May 13, 2022
Full time role
RMI Washington DC, WA
Are you an experienced people leader with intense curiosity and drive? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have the exceptional ability to structure and oversee analytic and strategic problem solving? Can you create impact through influence? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI is seeking a Manager in our U.S. federal policy team to focus on industrial emissions reduction . The position will be focused on supporting federal policymakers to develop and implement policies on technologies such as clean hydrogen and ca rbon capture /removal ; industries including steel, cement, maritime shipping and aviation; and enablers such as manufacturing, supply chains, economic development , finance, and methane management .   I ndividuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply!   Program Overview:   The US Program   works to accelerate the US transition to a...
May 13, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking about dynamic systems, and working in groups? Do you have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to guide others toward meaningful results? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! Individuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply! Program Overview RMI’s rapidly expanding Climate Finance Program (the Program) is anchored by the Center for Climate-Aligned Finance (the Center), a 25-member team that helps private financial institutions implement their net-zero commitments. Launched in July 2020, the Center generates industry-leading insights and facilitates financial institutions in working groups. Near term, RMI is expanding the Program’s work on two fronts: by launching an initiative focused on mobilizing capital for emerging markets and developing countries; and by scaling the leading software and methodology for portfolio alignment...
May 12, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking about dynamic systems, and working in groups? Do you have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to guide others toward meaningful results? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! Individuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply! Program Overview RMI’s rapidly expanding Climate Finance Program (the Program) is anchored by the Center for Climate-Aligned Finance (the Center), a 25-member team that helps private financial institutions implement their net-zero commitments. Launched in July 2020, the Center generates industry-leading insights and facilitates financial institutions in working groups. Near term, RMI is expanding the Program’s work on two fronts: by launching an initiative focused on mobilizing capital for emerging markets and developing countries; and by scaling the leading software and methodology for portfolio alignment...
May 11, 2022
Full time role
RMI Washington DC, WA
Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking in numbers and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI is seeking an Associate or Senior Associate (entry- or mid-level research and collaboration positions) to join our U.S. federal policy team to focus on industrial emissions reduction. The position will be focused on supporting federal policymakers to develop and implement policies on technologies such as clean hydrogen and carbon capture/removal; industries including steel, cement, maritime shipping and aviation; and enablers such as manufacturing, supply chains, economic development, finance, and methane management. RMIers bring a variety of skillsets, and we welcome candidates with diverse educational and work backgrounds. We will carefully review each application to determine the...
May 10, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
RMI seeks a Paralegal to join its growing team to provide legal services support on a wide variety of matters handled by RMI’s Legal team.  This position is for an articulate, eager, detail-oriented, and highly qualified Paralegal with at least 5 years’ experience who is passionate about the energy transition, wants to help create positive impact, and thrives in a team-oriented, fast-paced, and agile work environment.    Position Overview:    The Paralegal will be a full-time in-house paralegal who will report to the Legal Director and work closely with the Legal Director, General Counsel, and other staff as needed. The ideal candidate is a highly self-motivated, business-minded, solutions-oriented paralegal who enjoys operating autonomously and can comfortably manage multiple projects and competing priorities. This person brings systems thinking, extraordinary judgment, integrity, and interpersonal skills to a role that will collaborate closely with others throughout the...
May 07, 2022
Full time role
RMI Washington DC, WA
Do you love solving challenging problems ?  Do you e njoy crafting compelling analysis-based communications and developing and executing campaigns to mobilize organizations to act ? Do you have self-motivation, curiosity, creativity , and the ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? Are you passionate about the clean energy transition? If yes, then join our growing team!   I ndividuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply!   Program Overview   The US Program works to accelerate the US transition to an equitable, climate-aligned future for all. The US Program collaboratively develops RMI’s overall US strategy by establishing clear priorities while working to integrate, elevate, and fill gaps in US-focused work across RMI’s programs. The US Program works with government, industry, and civil society across all economic sectors to accelerate equitable decarbonization in the United States....
May 04, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you an experienced people leader with a passion for energy transformation?  Are you a s elf-starter with strong time management and organizational skills? If yes, then join our Program Services Team!    We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply!   Position Overview      RMI is seeking a Program  Operations Manager   with exceptional organizational and communication skills. In this role, you will work closely with key stakeholders across all levels of the organization to drive strategy and implementation. Be an integral partner to Program Leadership, including supporting leadership in strategy, measurement and evaluation and organizational support.     This individual will report directly to the Program Managing Director and the Senior Manager of Program Operations. Responsiveness to business priorities is critical along with an eye for continuous improvement and supporting a quickly...
May 04, 2022
Full time role
RMI Abuja, FC Nigeria
RMI is a non-profit organization committed to transforming global energy use to secure a clean, prosperous net-zero future for all.  Our organization applies rigorous techno-economic research, whole-systems expertise, and entrepreneurial approaches to help markets take advantage of breakthrough energy innovations. We embed deeply in industries to identify market choke points, and—with influential partners—develop, test and refine innovative business models and solutions. Working together with business, philanthropists, communities, institutions, and entrepreneurs, we then seek to remove market barriers and scale the deployment of low-carbon energy.     RMI is seeking a Director to spearhead our growing portfolio of work to support clean and reliable energy access in Nigeria.   Program Overview:  With an independent, objective, and fact-based approach, RMI’s Africa Energy Program works with a diverse set of public and private sector partners to solve sub-Saharan Africa’s...
May 01, 2022
Full time role
RMI Boulder, CO
Are you passionate about creating an unparalleled candidate experience and dedicated to inclusive and equitable hiring processes? Do you want to play an integral role in attracting, engaging and hiring people like you who can bring their talents to a growing, mission-oriented organization in an ever-changing industry? Do you thrive in a continuously moving, agile, team environment? Are you motivated to make an impact no matter the task? If so, then join our team!   We highly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply!   RMI is seeking an early career recruiting specialist to be a part of our dynamic, Global Talent Acquisition team. Reporting to the Senior Talent Acquisition Manager, you will be comfortable with a full-cycle recruitment process across a mix of departments and roles. You should possess the keen ability to coordinate multiple projects and programs through effective time management and organizational skills. Your demonstrated...