The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) is seeking a passionate, energetic and talented communications intern to join our team and help us deliver on our mission to accelerate the transition to a renewable energy economy. The intern role will involve supporting efforts around web content development, event promotion, social media management, earned media outreach and industry collaboration.
The ideal candidate has strong writing skills, the ability to work independently and can multitask in a fast-paced environment. Interns will report to the Vice President of Communications and the Communications Manager and will spend approximately 50% of their time on a research project of their choice. Candidates should be working towards a major in marketing, communications, public relations, political science or similar fields. Interest or background in clean energy trends, renewable energy policy, project finance or advocacy is a plus. This is a paid internship.
This position is based in Washington, DC. This position can be remote or in-person.
You are invited to apply for the internship program by submitting a cover letter and resume. In your cover letter, tell us why you want work in the renewable energy industry and what you would gain from an ACORE communications internship.
The Ørsted Mentorship Program
ACORE is committed to social and economic justice as part of the transition to a greener future, and is actively working to cultivate a culture of inclusion and equity within the renewable energy sector. To this end, we have partnered with Orsted to connect select interns with an industry mentor who will serve as a resource during and after the ACORE internship. If you are interested in the Orsted Mentorship Program, please indicate in your cover letter why you feel you would be a good candidate.
Deadline to apply for Spring 2023 semester: November 4, 2022
Deadline to apply for Summer 2023 semester: March 3, 2023
Deadline to apply for Fall 2023 semester: July 7, 2023