Careers — We are looking for people who propose and promote science-based solutions to the climate crisis

Our Openings

Since its inception in 2017, the Energy Futures Initiative has built a team of data-driven innovators dedicated to accelerating the transition to a low-carbon economy. See all open positions here.


Project Manager

The Project Manager position will provide critical project management support for EFI and EJM work products, including but not limited to organizing tasks and deliverables, managing processes, collecting data, performing analysis, technical writing, and communications. Daily tasks can vary and are often project-specific. The position will report to the Director of Research.


Communications Associate


The Communication Associate will work with the Senior Vice President of Communications and Communications Lead to plan and implement effective strategic communications efforts to promote EFI’s analytical work and thought leadership to various audiences. We are looking for candidates with 3–5 years of experience in communications, preferably in the energy space. You will write a variety of content to communicate complex ideas to technical and non-technical audiences and will help manage EFI’s monthly newsletter; increase engagement on social media; send materials and electronic invitations for EFI events; manage metrics to determine ways to increase our impact; and support media relations.

Melanie A. Kenderdine addressing a committee
Joseph S. Hezir addressing a committee

What We Do

We’re passionate about solutions that drive change

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Original Research Built for Action

We’re committed to pursuing original research. We provide public and private decision-makers with strategic insights and integrated policy solutions and viable implementation pathways.

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Convening Conversations

We convene industry, labor, policymakers, and NGOs to forge practical, implementable climate change solutions. Lasting solutions to the climate crisis are only possible when you engage all stakeholders.

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Innovation Opportunities

We’re promoting strong communities and a 21st Century energy workforce, with a focus on city, state and regional innovation opportunities.

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Global Energy Security Mindset

We engage globally to advance collective energy security goals, with the objective of increasing access to energy for the 800 million people who need it.