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Internships: Events

Summary:

As the leader in the transition to a renewable energy economy, we develop premier industry conferences that position ACORE as the most prominent renewable energy leader for finance and policy in the United States. The ACORE Event Internship is a unique opportunity to learn how event planning, logistics, marketing, sales, and budgeting come together to create compelling convenings that shape the industry. This position works closely with the events team by assisting in event planning, marketing, and developing/maintaining promotional partnerships. Interns will report to the Director of Events and the Senior Events and Database Coordinator and will spend approximately 50% of their time on a research project of their choice.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Events and Marketing team to develop and execute ACORE conferences, meetings, webinars, and other convenings.
  • Tracking industry event calendar on ACORE site and Outlook.
  • Researching and help manage supporting partners for our 3 main events.
  • Research vendors and venues for ACORE Events
  • Assist with tracking event registrations and revenue

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Interest and experience in planning meetings, events, fundraisers, or organizing logistics.
  • Focus on renewable energy studies.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and other Microsoft Office Suite applications.
  • Experience with data analytics a plus.

How to Apply:

You are invited to apply for the internship program by submitting a cover letter and resume to intern@acore.org. In your cover letter, let us get to know you by explaining what you would like to gain from an ACORE internship, why you want to make a career in the renewable energy industry, and what kind of future career paths are of interest to you.


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 on inclusion and equity within the renewable energy sector. To this end, we have partnered with Ørsted 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 Ørsted Mentorship Program, please indicate in your cover letter why you feel you would be a good candidate.

 

Intern Session Timelines

Deadline to apply for Summer 2021 semester: March 5, 2021

Deadline to apply for Fall 2021 semester: July 9, 2021

Deadline to apply for Spring 2022 semester: November 5, 2021