Part-Time Consultant, Climate and Energy Project


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 over two decades, the NRDC has worked in China as a thought leader and trusted adviser to our partners. With a highly effective team of more than 40 members based in our Beijing office, we have worked hard at both the national and local levels to recommend, develop, and support the implementation of innovative laws, policies, technologies, and market tools that 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

Under the supervision of the Climate and Energy Project Manager, the Consultant shall perform the assigned tasks aimed at working with partners to facilitate and advance energy transition efforts in Shanxi (hereafter “the SX initiative”). 

The Consultant will be for an initial term of 6 months, with the potential to extend based on program needs. The Consultant must be presented in the office at least 2 days per week (7 hours per day with 1 hour un-paid lunch break) and available to join occasional field trips throughout the contract period. Travel costs will be reimbursed at cost. 

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 “Part-time Consultant – China Climate and Energy Team: your name.”