Intern/Part-time Consultant, China Ocean Conservation


The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online supporters. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. For two decades, NRDC has been a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners in China. With a highly effective team of more than 30 people based in our Beijing office, NRDC China Program have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and help implement innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that conserve natural resources, curb pollution and accelerate China's transition to a clean, low-carbon economy. NRDC's Beijing Representative Office is registered under the Beijing Municipal Public Security Bureau and supervised by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration of China in accordance with applicable laws.

Position Summary

NRDC is seeking a China Ocean Conservation intern or part-time consultant to work in our Beijing office to support our ocean conservation work. Supporting ocean conservation within China’s domestic waters will help achieve food security goals and promote ocean health. This is a part-time position for at least 3 months. The China Ocean Conservation intern or part-time consultant will work closely with the project managers of NRDC’s China fisheries and marine protected area (MPA) projects. 

Main Responsibilities


To Apply

To apply, please send a letter of interest and your resume (both Chinese and English) to and indicate your availability. The subject of your application email should be entitled “Intern/Part-Time Consultant - Ocean Conservation: your name.” The offers are made on a rolling basis.