Immediate Internship Vacancy - Amsterdam

Immediate Internship Vacancy - Amsterdam

Internship description

The intern will be based in our Amsterdam office and participate in projects Climate Focus is carrying out for its international clients, ranging from project development to policy research and international climate negotiation support. As integral part of the team, you will encounter some of the dynamic challenges of what we do best. Specific tasks foreseen include:

  • Research on climate policies and programmes in relation to carbon markets and climate finance
  • Contributing to project design and administration
  • Assessing the feasibility of climate investments
  • Contributing to the preparation of proposals

The internship will run for a period of 3 months, with possible extension for another 3 months. Internship positions with Climate Focus are paid based on prior experience.


Successful candidate students will have:

  • Proven skills (and fluency) in writing papers, articles or reports in the English language;
  • Proven affinity with environment, climate change and multi-stakeholder environments;
  • Excellent research and science-based working skills (M.Sc. equivalent degree);
  • Previous experience in the field of climate change policy analysis and carbon markets is considered an advantage; and
  • Permission to work in the Netherlands.

The candidate should also be a good team player who enjoys working in a client-oriented, international field of business.


The position is to be filled as soon as possible. If you are interested, please submit your resume and a cover letter in English via email to:

Climate Focus
Tobias Hunzai
Email: t.hunzai [at]  



Release Date

16 February 2017

Key Contacts

Tobias Hunzai
Climate Policy Consultant