Policy and Financial Analyst

The Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) is seeking to hire a Policy and Financial Analyst based in Washington, D.C. Since 1985, CCAP has been a recognized world leader in climate and air quality policy and is the only independent, non-profit think-tank working exclusively on those issues at the local, national and international levels. CCAP helps policymakers around the world to develop, promote and implement innovative, market-based solutions to major climate, air quality and energy problems that balance both environmental and economic interests.


The Policy and Financial Analyst will support CCAP’s U.S. and international climate policy work, including the Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) initiative, which seeks to catalyze the development of climate change mitigation policies in developing countries in Latin America and Asia. In particular, the Analyst will undertake financial analyses to support CCAP’s Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) development work in partner countries in sectors such as renewable energy, energy efficiency, and waste management.



The successful candidate for this position will be an articulate professional with experience in climate and energy policy, project-level financial analysis, and stakeholder outreach. Ideal applicants will possess many of the following professional and personal abilities, attributes and experiences:


This position pays an annual salary between $55,000 and $65,000, depending on experience.


Applications, including a cover letter describing your interest and qualifications, your resume (in Word or pdf format), and one writing sample (containing quantitative or technical analysis including spreadsheet, if possible) should be sent to: myoung@ccap.org.  In order to expedite the internal sorting and reviewing process, please type “Policy and Financial Analyst” and your name (Last, First) as the only contents in the subject line of your e-mail.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.