Careers

Our people share a powerful mission: catalysing opportunities in sustainable innovation. From sectors like Agriculture & Food and Energy & Power, to Materials & Chemicals, Resources & Environment and Transportation & Logistics, our teams work with innovators and corporate clients to help build a digitized, decarbonized and resource efficient future.

And while the work we do matters, we don’t take ourselves too seriously. We’re cooperative, compassionate and value diverse talents and opinions. We take pride not only in what we do, but also in the way we do it. Have a look at our job offerings and send us your details.

  • Research Analyst

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    Location:  Remote, North America

    The Position

    Cleantech Group is looking to hire analysts to join our research team.

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    Location:  Remote, North America

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Conduct on-going primary research interviews with entrepreneurial companies and other stakeholders across the clean technology ecosystem. Identifying and completing interviews is a key success factor in this role.
    • Conduct on-going secondary research, including identifying new companies, investments and partnerships, and ensuring activity is correctly tracked and uploaded into our online research platform.
    • Develop an understanding about emerging companies, market activity and innovation trends across our 6 coverage sectors: energy & power, transportation & logistics, agriculture & food, materials & chemicals, resources & environment and enabling technologies.
    • Contribute to client ready insight publications and client briefings, applying our research frameworks. Our research work includes analysis of market segment value chains, business activities, market drivers, challenges, competitive landscapes and profiling of innovative companies
    • Develop opinions and insight on a range of clean technology topics
    • Collaborate with Marketing to develop content for our marketing channels, including our blog
    • Develop your industry network and identify thought leaders and topics to be covered at Cleantech Group’s events
    • Contribute to our custom database which tracks emerging start-ups and the investment/acquisitions which are impacting these markets.

    REQUIREMENTS

    • BA/BSc or equivalent working experience
    • Self-starter, comfortable working independently and efficiently to meet deadline.
    • Strong demonstrated interest in innovation in clean technology
    • Ability to synthesize data and insights into clear and concise written messages
    • Strong communication skills, ability to speak to wide range people and engage in two conversations
    • Desire to develop by giving and receiving feedback to other team members
    • Excellent written, PowerPoint and Excel skills
    • Some limited travel may be required
    • Fluent English required, additional languages desired to support global primary research

    About Us

    At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future, and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

    Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, decarbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

    The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with a growing international presence based in London. Our parent company, Enovation Partners, is based in Chicago.

    How to Apply

    Send us your C.V. and covering letter.

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    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and ensures 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.


  • Director of Research

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    Location:  Remote, Europe or North America

    The Position

    Cleantech Group is looking for a Director of Research to lead our research team

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    Location:  Remote, Europe or North America

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Be a thought leader:
      • Develop opinions and insights on a range of clean technology topics, challenge team to drive analytical insights, provide coaching as well as developing an independent voice
      • Present and share our research with media, at global events and to clients
      • Develop and articulate a vision for how to decarbonize major industries, and the role of innovation in this transformation
    • As member of senior leadership team, identify new revenue opportunities/products & services for Cleantech Group.
    • Actively manage the growing analyst team across multiple industry sectors and geographies
      • Work with analysts, client managers and management to develop and deliver a research agenda and publication schedule
      • Continuously improve our research and analysis, proposing new ways to analyze industries and expose key trends and data points
    • Provide final QA to client ready insight publications and client briefings, applying best practice research frameworks.
      • Create and manage standards for deliverable templates, multi-client initiatives, and client retention best practices
      • Develop and manage an active ongoing training schedule
    • Collaborate effectively across Cleantech Group, inter alia:
      • Collaborate with Marketing to develop content for our marketing channels, including our blogs
      • Coordinate with Consulting to maximize expertise of analysts while minimizing disruption to research schedule
      • Collaborate with our Events team to have the research team produce effective live sessions for our global events program

    REQUIREMENTS

    • BA/BSc & 10 years+ working experience
    • Project & Team Management experience, demonstrated experience working with analysts, providing feedback/training and support analytical growth
    • Demonstrated profile and thought leadership in the cleantech space is highly desirable, at a minimum in another innovation space/theme.
    • Experience in writing, editing and managing major research publications and client deliverables
    • Experience presenting insights and publications to the media and research community
    • Ability to oversee research team to efficiently work toward deadlines
    • Excellent written and PowerPoint skills
    • Demonstrated leadership skills
    • Some limited travel will be required
    • Fluent English required, additional languages desired to support global primary research

    About Us

    At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future, and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

    Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, decarbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

    The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with a growing international presence based in London. Our parent company, Enovation Partners, is based in Chicago.

    How to Apply

    Send us your C.V. and covering letter.

    Apply Now

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and ensures 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.


  • Consultant

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    Location:  Remote, North America

    The Position

    Cleantech Group is looking for a junior consultant to join our growing consulting team.

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    Location:  Remote, North America

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Conduct secondary and primary research, develop insight relevant to project workstream with context of overall project, research the client organization and industry
    • Ensure slides are client ready, with clear writing, consistent presentation
    • Work with research analysts to draw on sector experience and share insights
    • Participate in client conversations and workshops, demonstrating knowledge of relevant research
    • Develop an understanding of the cleantech business models, technologies, participants and ecosystem
    • Conduct on-going primary research interviews with entrepreneurial companies and other stakeholders across the clean technology ecosystem. Identifying and completing interviews is a key success factor in this role.
    • Conduct on-going secondary research, including identifying new companies, investments and partnerships, and ensuring activity is correctly tracked and uploaded into our online research platform.
    • Contribute to the marketing efforts of the team through blog style posts via Cleantech Group marketing channels and through relevant industry events (ours and others)

    REQUIREMENTS

    • BA/BSc or equivalent working experience
    • Strong demonstrated interest in innovation in clean technology, sustainability, climate impact
    • Ability to synthesize data and insights into clear and concise written messages
    • Ability to research effectively, and work toward deadlines
    • Desire for development, by giving and receiving feedback to other team members
    • Excellent written, excel and PowerPoint skills
    • Some limited travel may be required
    • Fluent English required, additional languages desired to support global primary research

    About Us

    At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future, and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

    Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, decarbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

    The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with a growing international presence based in London. Our parent company, Enovation Partners, is based in Chicago.

    How to Apply

    Send us your C.V. and covering letter.

    Apply Now

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and ensures 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.


  • Full-stack Lead Developer (Ruby-on-Rails)

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    Full-time

    Location: Remote, North America (preferred) or Europe

    Are you a highly-skilled developer ready to work in climate innovation?

    Cleantech Group, a research, consulting and events company dedicated to sustainable innovation, is building i3connect.com, a database application that helps governments, investors and corporates learn about clean technologies and find the best sustainable innovators worldwide. Our growth means we’re looking for a talented developer to take this application to the next level.

    What You’ll Do
    • Take ownership of the application’s infrastructure (Ruby-on Rails, MongoDB, search, push notifications, etc.).
    • Develop and deliver new product features with an emphasis on user-facing data visualization features (dashboards, graphs and charts), automation (contributed content, data acquisition, website scraping).
    • Research, evaluate and implement architectural approaches that may improve performance and elegance of our application.
    • Work in an international, collaborative and agile development environment with team-members and clients.
    • Interface with senior management, customers and partners involved in our product strategy and vision.
    What You Need
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
    • Proven general web development background and considerable Ruby on Rails experience
    • Exceptional technical skills in Ruby on Rails, MongoDB, MySQL, HTML, CSS and jQuery. Basic understanding of Angular JS. Bonus points for d3.js, Python and React.
    • Experience working in an agile web development environment with fast iteration, testing and deployment.
    • Well-versed in current technological trends.
    • Strong programming discipline and debugging skills.
    Who You Are
    • Motivated, organized and hard-working.
    • Keen on building great products that delight users.
    • Interested in solving difficult technical problems.
    • Focused on collaboration and sharing your experience with a growing team.
    • An excellent communicator.
    • Independent and happy to work remotely.
    • Able to prioritize your workload as needed to meet deadlines.
    Who We Are

    At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

    Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

    The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris and Boston

    HOW TO APPLY

    Send your C.V. and cover letter to product@cleantech.com.

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and ensures 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 Interns

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    Location:  Europe or North America

    The Position

    We’re looking for interns to join our research team for the summer of 2021.

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    Responsibilities

    • Contribute to our i3 database, which provides insights on over 30,000 companies, their investment histories and management teams.
    • Review investors’ portfolios, funds and sectors.
    • Follow market activity and ensure activity is correctly tracked and uploaded into our online research platform.
    • Conduct on-going secondary research, including identifying new companies, investments and partnerships
    • Conduct on-going primary research interviews with entrepreneurial companies and other stakeholders across the clean technology ecosystem.
    • Contribute to client ready insight publications and client briefings, applying our research frameworks. Our research work includes analysis of market segment value chains, business activities, market drivers, challenges, competitive landscapes and profiling of innovative companies.

    Requirements

    • Strong demonstrated interest in innovation in clean technology
    • Ability to synthesize data and insights into clear and concise written messages
    • Ability to research effectively, and work toward deadlines
    • Desire to develop by giving and receiving feedback to other team members
    • Excellent written and PowerPoint skills.

    About Us

    At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future, and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

    Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, decarbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

    The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with a growing international presence based in London. Our parent company, Enovation Partners, is based in Chicago.

    How to Apply

    Send us your C.V. and covering letter.

    Apply Now

    Cleantech Group is committed to diversity in its workforce. Cleantech Group is an equal opportunity employer and ensures 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.