Careers

As a growing organization, we are constantly looking for smart, fun, and passionate individuals who share our vision of helping corporates connect with sustainable innovation. Energy, water, transportation, wind, solar, agriculture—these are just some of the areas in which our team is helping startups and corporates change the world. Interested in using your talents for something big? If the answer is yes, then check out our job openings listed below.

  • Events Intern – Fall/Winter 2018

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    Location: San Francisco Bay Area

    EVENTS INTERN ROLE

    The events intern will be working closely with our events team to primarily support the organization of our flagship event, Cleantech Forum San Francisco, held on January 28-30, 2019. You will be supporting the planning process and execution of the event during the final months leading up to the event. The internship may also include work on other CTG events throughout the fall, subject to events team need and time permitting.

    We are looking for someone who is passionate about CTG’s mission of accelerating sustainable innovation and is a quick learner, willing to work independently and take initiative in a fast-paced environment.

    RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Support registration logistics and update registration database (Cvent) as needed
    • Update and maintain event records in CRM system (Salesforce)
    • Handle inquiries from Forum attendees and potential attendees
    • Assist with marketing and events outreach efforts
    • Act as point of contact with speakers, partners, press and/or attendees regarding logistics requirements and deadlines
    • Manage and collect collateral (e.g. bios, photos, presentations) for the event app, website and program guide
    • Help prepare on-site event materials such as badges, signage and awards
    • Assist with the recruitment of volunteers
    • (On-site) Support events team at registration and on any ad-hoc tasks during the Forum
    REQUIREMENTS
    • Experience in organizing and attending events (desirable, but not obligatory)
    • Excellent communication skills – written and in-person
    • Excellent organizational skills and great attention to detail
    • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple responsibilities at any given time
    • Ability to handle the pressure of regular, tight deadlines
    • Ability to adapt to, and work within, a constantly changing environment – be a ‘troubleshooter’
    • Ability to work within a team but also manage task independently and take initiative
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    Start Date: Flexible, but looking to cover September 2018 – January 2019 (through the 2019 Cleantech Forum San Francisco)
    Duration: 3-6 months; potential for full-time or part-time internship
    Compensation: Stipend for lunch and travel expenses up to $20/day

    HOW TO APPLY

    For consideration for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to: forums@cleantech.com

    ABOUT CLEANTECH GROUP

    Founded in 2002, the mission of Cleantech Group (CTG) is to accelerate sustainable innovation. Our subscriptions, events and programs are all designed to help corporates, investors, and all players in the innovation ecosystem discover and connect with the key companies, trends, and people in the market. Our coverage is global, spans the entire clean technology theme and is relevant to the future of all industries. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with a growing international presence in London.

    Our parent company, Enovation Partners, one of Consulting Magazine’s 2017 Seven Small Jewels, is based in Chicago (learn more at www.enovationpartners.com).


  • Content Marketing Manager – Cleantech Group

    Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA or London, UKLearn more

    Cleantech Group (CTG) is looking to hire an outstanding content marketing manager to join our Sales & Marketing team.

    Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA or London, UK

    The Company:

    CTG’s events and research services provide clients with access to the market intelligence, insights and introductions needed to thrive in the world of sustainable innovation. Our research helps clients to identify, understand and act on opportunities created by innovation that can impact the world’s most natural resource-intensive industries. Our research comes to life at our global events where we bring together influential leaders and entrepreneurs to showcase new technologies and business models as well as learn about emerging innovation and market trends.

    CTG strongly believes that new technologies and business models can play an important role not only in driving sustainability, but also in making companies more competitive and differentiated. Our ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial mindset and a strong interest in the 6 industry areas that CTG covers (namely Energy & Power, Industry & Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics, Resources & Environment, Agriculture & Food, Materials & Chemicals).

    The Position:

    We are looking for a content marketing manager to collaborate across functions in order to create and distribute engaging content that will attract and retain our primary audiences — and, ultimately, create qualified business leads for CTG’s research and events.

    Responsibilities:
    • Build and manage CTG’s content and editorial calendar that attracts targeted audiences to our owned web properties. Our primary audiences base include corporate changemakers, entrepreneurs and investors within our 6 core industry focus areas.
    • Lead the content development of www.cleantech.com, which can include initiating some significant content and branding changes.
    • Refine and develop CTG’s content marketing channels including: social media, email, blogs and posts, public research programs & whitepapers and newsletter distribution. This person must understand the best practices of each of these channels and be able to prioritize channels based on desired outcomes.
    • Development of editorial governance so content is always of a high quality and consistent with our brand voice, style and tone.
    • Develop content yourself, particularly that derived from existing research completed by other members of the team.
    • Develop KPIs and feedback loops to measure the success of content initiatives and keep improving our reach and conversion.

    The Content Marketing Manager will report to the Director of Business Development.

    Requirements:
    • BA/BSc or equivalent working experience
    • 2-5 years of experience creating digital content for the web
    • Strong writing and external communication capabilities. We are looking for someone to help us create and package dynamic and imaginative content for professional audiences
    • An understanding of the best practices for growing and engaging online audiences
    • Strong collaboration skills – working with external resources such as report & web designers as well as CTG’s research, events and sales team will be a key part of this role
    • A strong editorial mindset that seeks to ensure our published content is consistently of a high quality and engaging for our targeted audience
    • Experience using WordPress, designing professional Powerpoint content, creating professional newsletters and using the top social channels (including LinkedIn & Twitter)
    • Experience using additional content marketing tools preferred. These could include: Medium, Adobe Photoshop, Google Analytics and Marketing Automation tools
    • Report design and formatting experience
    Why work at CTG
    • Friendly, talented, collaborative and entrepreneurial team
    • Providing cutting edge insights on technologies that can make a positive difference to planet and economic growth
    • Learning and development actively encouraged

    Salary is commensurate with experience.

    HOW TO APPLY

    Send resume and cover letter to: openpositions@cleantech.com

     

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and insures the promotion of equal opportunity for all persons employed or seeking employment, without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

     


  • Research Internship – Fall 2018

    Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA or London, UKLearn more

    ABOUT THE POSITION

    Research interns will work closely with the research team to understand and develop insightful content pertaining to the companies developing, insourcing, adopting, and investing in cleantech innovations. Key to everything we do is the i3 platform, an online service connecting investors, corporations, government agencies, and other facilitators of innovation to data and insights on clean technology companies and venture investment. Specifically, research interns will conduct company research and data entry, and will have a unique chance to build up knowledge and insight in several clean technology sectors.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Gathering and presenting information and insight on innovative cleantech business
    • Writing profiles on cleantech companies
    • Providing market insight and commentary to support our analyses in assets like blog posts, newsletters, research reports, etc.
    • Keeping abreast of the latest cleantech news and events from a range of sources including blogs, news sites, press releases, research reports, and investor websites
    • Helping ensure that the investment information (venture capital, IPOs, M&As, New Funds) in our databases our up-to-date, accurate and complete
    • Contributing to ad-hoc research requests from premium clients

    REQUIREMENTS

    • Inquisitive & analytical with a high capacity for critical thought
    • High attention to detail
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Enthusiasm for cleantech/sustainability, new business models and technological innovation a plus
    • A “can-do and team oriented approach” to the workplace and you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial and fast moving environment
    • Preferred relevant BA/BSc/undergraduate degree (or in pursuit of degree) in finance/economics, environmental studies, public policy, and/or engineering

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    • Start Date: Flexible (for Fall 2018)
    • Duration: Full time internship, typically 3 months
    • Compensation: Stipend for travel and lunch expenses up to a total of $20/day

    HOW TO APPLY

    Send resume and cover letter to: research@cleantech.com

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and insures the promotion of equal opportunity for all persons employed or seeking employment, without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

     

    ABOUT CLEANTECH GROUP

    Founded in 2002, Cleantech Group’s (CTG) mission is to accelerate sustainable innovation. Our services, in combination or alone, help corporates, investors and other players shaping the future of sustainable innovation find, vet, and connect with upcoming innovative companies from around the world and across the clean technology theme.

    Our online Monitor subscription service, powered by the i3 platform, allows clients to monitor the market innovation trends and search the most extensive global catalogue of private innovation companies and investors available. This all comes to life at our global events, where the world’s largest network around sustainable innovation comes together in person to learn, meet, and get deals done, as well as through our popular annual Global Cleantech 100 program, which identifies both the leading and ‘under the radar’ companies. In addition, we offer a range of premium customized services to provide additional insights, intelligence and advice with regard to both designing innovation strategies and executing on them. Services include active scouting, due diligence and market benchmarking studies.

    CTG is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area and has an office in London. Learn more at www. cleantech.com

    Due to the high number of applications we receive, only qualified candidates will be contacted. We do our very best to reply to all qualified candidates within two weeks.