Dispatch from the SSC Team
Strategic Sustainability Consulting (SSC) is a Washington, DC-based Company that provides organizations with the tools and expertise needed to actively manage their social and environmental impacts. We specialize in helping under-resourced organizations implement sustainable solutions usually reserved for large, multinational companies. Please visit our website at www.sustainabilityconsulting.com for more information about our products and services.
This internship program will run from September 27, 2010 to May 13, 2011. All interns are required to work a minimum of 15 to 20 hours a week. This internship program has been designed to allow interns to work virtually on a partial basis, however, interns will be required to attend weekly meetings at our Herndon, VA, office. SSC will offer all interns a small stipend, as part of the internship program.
If you believe you might be a good fit (see below), please fill in the online application form here. We will accept inquiries through August 15, 2010, with initial interviews on a rolling basis. Please be prepared to provide two writing samples and a list of references. NO PHONE CALLS OR EMAILS PLEASE.
Research Interns (2)
We’re looking for two Research Interns to help on a variety of sustainability topics. The SSC Research Interns will work closely with lead consultants to provide background material for ongoing consulting projects. Past assignments have included working on client “Green Office Audit” projects, researching stakeholder engagement in the mining industry, creating case studies on “green” supply chains, and developing surveys for employee satisfaction. If you have strong research and analysis skills, and can quickly gather and summarize data into its salient points, this is a great opportunity to dabble in a variety of sustainability topics.
Communications/Copyeditor Intern (1)
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, creative, and sensible person to assist with a range of communications projects. This position will mainly focus on writing and editing, and may include, writing copy for the SSC blog, editing SSC white papers, helping to write client sustainability reports, creating press releases, polishing, and designing outreach materials to the SSC Consultant Network.