Justin Berg

  • Product Strategy Intern
  • New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Apr 12, 2021
Internship Fellowship / Internship

Personal Summary

Skills
Software: Salesforce (working proficiency), Microsoft Office (Advanced), R (working proficiency), Python (working
proficiency using Pandas, NuMPY)

Work Experience

Training & Onboarding Manager
Jan 2020 - Sep 2020 Levelset

● Managed 80-100 SMB portfolios by training customers on a weekly basis
● Directed and distributed webinars to enhance product visibility and knowledge
● Ensured a minimum of $100k of new accounts per month pass onboarding criteria

Project Manager
Jul 2018 - Jun 2019 Digital Divide Data

● Managed 15-20 Operators' productivity and work quality within 99.95% word accuracy
● Guaranteed success of a Dutch language project serving as a pilot-project for a $160k grant for
future work by holding weekly meetings with project managers across 3 continents
● Balanced productivity and performance to see that 10% profitability margins were met

Operations Analyst
Feb 2018 - Jun 2018 Morningstar Investment Management

● Oversaw the $100MM+ quarter-end production which led to quality improvement
● Transitioned and trained 2 processes per month to Global Operations team (based in Mumbai)
● Wrote standard operating procedures to help investment management team automate 3 processes
per month, each resulting in a savings of over 80 hours per year

Client Support Representative
Sep 2016 - Jan 2018 Morningstar Inc

● Educated 75 clients per week in French and English on how to use Morningstar software
● Reported system issues to product and data teams and communicated with clients on reported
issues' resolution
● Explained financial methodology and clarify misunderstandings related to fund performances

Education

M.P.P. - Public Policy
Sep 2020 - Jun 2022 University of Chicago Harris School
B.A. - International Studies
Sep 2012 - Apr 2016 University of Michigan Residential College

Software Languages & Skills

Python, R, Excel

Experience Level

3-6 years

Sectors of expertise

Education, Energy, Advocacy or Policy

Sectors of Interest

Energy, Food & Agriculture, Advocacy or Policy, Transportation, Carbon Accounting & Offsetting, Carbon Removal Engineering, Climate Adaptation, Consumer Goods, Climate Finance, Pollution & Waste Reduction, Climate Venture Capital, Technology, Entrepreneurship, Philanthropy

Are you currently working in climate?

No

Are you interested in being involved in a Climatebase mentorship program? If so, how would you like to participate? (As a mentor VS as a mentee)

No, I am not interested

Where are you in your climate journey?

I am just exploring, I am looking for a climate job

I am here to:

Get a job, Connect with others in the space

Do you want your public profile to be hidden?

No

LinkedIn URL:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/justinsamuelberg/

Would you like to have the opportunity to be featured in Climatebase's weekly newsletters?

No