Part-Time Consultant, NbS, Nature Conservation 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

NRDC is seeking a Part-time Consultant to work with the Nature Project in our Beijing office.  This position will work with Nature team to develop nature-based climate solutions and advance nature conservation and climate mitigation efforts within China and internationally.  The Consultant’s work will cover a broad spectrum of activities ranging from conducting technical and advisory analyses, to leading a field carbon project, to presenting project results at meetings.   The Consultant will be for an initial term of 6 months, with the potential to extend based on program needs. The Consultant must be working in the office at least 3 days per week (7 hours per day with 1-hour unpaid lunch break). Under the supervision of China Conservation Director, the Consultant shall perform the assigned tasks on the nature projects, but also help with other work as needed. 



To Apply

To apply, please send a letter of interest and your resume (both Chinese and English) to Ms. Nan Zeng at and indicate your availability. The subject of your application email should be entitled “Part-time Consultant, Nature Project: your name.”