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Hartford, CT 06106
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Stamford, CT 06902
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People are what drive the success of an organization. The Connecticut Green Bank is fortunate to have an extremely dynamic team of individuals on staff. Their expertise is diverse, ranging from economic development and environmental protection, investing, energy project finance, and business management to engineering, marketing, and project management and more. They bring talent, passion, and drive to the organization, as well as a commitment to the Green Bank’s mission: to confront climate change and provide a healthier and more prosperous future for Connecticut by increasing and accelerating the flow of private capital into markets that energize the green economy and environmental infrastructure.
Below you will find our current job postings, along with instructions where to send your cover letter and resume for consideration.
CONNECTICUT GREEN BANK
GRADUATE SUMMER ASSOCIATE, FINANCE
The Connecticut Green Bank hereafter "Green Bank" is seeking a graduate student to join its Finance team as an Associate during Summer 2023.
Green Bank, a quasi-public authority, is the nation's first state-level "Green Bank," leveraging public funds to increase and accelerate private investment in the green economy of Connecticut. Working at the Green Bank means being part of a dynamic team of talented people who are passionate about implementing the green bank model, stimulating the growth and development of clean energy and environmental infrastructure investment in Connecticut, and growing our economy, strengthening our communities, and protecting our environment.
A Summer Associate position with the Green Bank is an exciting opportunity to gain valuable finance and investment experience working with one of the leading green banks in the nation. The Green Bank is a mission-oriented organization that designs, structures, and invests in clean energy investments and sponsors programmatic opportunities that foster the deployment and growth of clean energy technology and infrastructure to build a low carbon future for Connecticut. Since its inception in 2011, the Green Bank has mobilized $1.7 billion of investment into Connecticut's economy. Our mission is to confront climate change and provide all of society a healthier and more prosperous future by increasing and accelerating the flow of private capital into markets that energize the green economy.
The Summer Associate will work in a collaborative environment with an exceptional team of experts in climate finance and other climate-related disciplines on investments, projects, and products related to renewable energy, energy efficiency and finance in the furtherance of the Green Bank's programs and goals. We are seeking a graduate student with a strong interest in sustainability, clean energy, and/or project finance to match their academic work with professional work experience. The Summer Associate will work on all aspects of the financial structuring, investing, and asset management process. Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating curriculum, research, and/or practical experience in these areas.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
The Summer Associate will be a fully participating member of the Green Bank team from day one. Individual responsibilities may include:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
The following minimum qualifications in knowledge, skill and ability are required:
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Highly motivated recent graduate or current matriculant with strong academic standing in a Master's or other post-graduate degree program relevant to clean energy or finance.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply for this position, please click "Apply Now" below. Please submit a resume and cover letter to be considered.
Closing Date: March 14, 2023 or when a qualified candidate is identified.