The Senior Policy Advisor, Climate will play a key role in the development and implementation of the Conservancy’s US Climate Action Strategy, to build support for federal climate policy through policy analysis, strategic outreach, and advocacy with lawmakers, government agencies and key constituencies and stakeholders and will advise the Conservancy’s state chapters on outreach and advocacy strategies.
Reporting to the Director of Climate and Energy Policy, US Government Relations (USGR), the Senior Policy Advisor, Climate furthers the work of The Nature Conservancy through direct interaction with lawmakers and their staff, Federal agencies, businesses, and other stakeholders to advance our federal climate policy goals. . S/he serves as an external representative on US climate policy, and develop policy concepts, policy strategies, and relevant outreach and relationships to support the Conservancy’s climate action in the US strategy. S/he will serve as an expert and advisor on policy issues and strategic outreach issues, including identifying policy opportunities, evaluating the potential for strategic partnerships, and developing and implementing strategies to influence public policy. S/he will work within USGR’s climate and energy policy team, and coordinate with and provide support to state chapter staff and counterparts in the Conservancy’s North America Region.