Rocky Mountain Institute transforms global energy use to create a clean, prosperous, and secure low-carbon future. That is our mission. That is our passion. And every day, every member of our team of nearly 200 works tirelessly to achieve it. We are driving the global energy transition from fossil fuels to efficiency and renewables by working in partnership with businesses, communities, institutions, and entrepreneurs to advance market-based solutions. We achieve this by developing breakthrough ideas, testing and refining them, reshaping markets, and bringing solutions to scale. RMI is an independent 501©(3) nonprofit organization with an annual budget of $50 million and offices in Basalt and Boulder, Colorado; New York City; Washington, D.C.; and Beijing.

Career Opportunities

Job Summary RMI is seeking a Grant Analyst who will serve a key support role administering restricted grants at RMI. Reporting to and working closely with the Grant Manager, you will provide day-to-day oversight of philanthropic grants, review proposal budgets, prepare financial reports, maintain grant records, and support program and development teams throughout the lifecycle of each grant. …
Do you love solving challenging problems, writing and research, and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? Are you passionate about the clean energy transition? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI is seeking experienced Associates (entry and mid-level research and collaboration positions) to…
Are you an experienced people leader with intense curiosity and drive? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have the exceptional ability to structure and oversee analytic and strategic problem solving? Can you create impact through influence? If yes, then join our growing team! Program Overview The Electricity Program accelerates the deployment of clean…
Position: Program Assistant Programs: Climate Aligned Industries Are you an administrative professional with exceptional organizational and communication skills? Are you able to manage several responsibilities at a time while ensuring exceptional accuracy and attention to detail? Are you a proactive problem solver who can anticipate challenges and opportunities ahead of time? Are you committed…
Senior Director of Storytelling – Influence Team RMI is seeking a Senior Director of Storytelling for our in-house global communications and marketing team, known internally as the Influence Team. Individuals of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply! Working in partnership with the Managing Director, Communications and Marketing, you will play a central role in setting…
Are you a seasoned people leader with experience driving an equitable clean energy transition? Do you enjoy plunging into unfamiliar disciplines and testing new ideas? Are you a collaborative and strong team player who can also be a respected change agent from within? Do you have a passion for RMI’s mission? If yes, then join our growing team! Program Overview (India) Since 2016, RMI’s…
Are you a program management professional who takes initiative, is flexible, and enjoys working in a results-driven, team environment? Are you able to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administration, and organizational skills? Do you have experience streamlining systems and processes for programs and people? If yes, then join our…
RMI is a non-profit organization committed to transforming global energy use to secure a clean, prosperous net-zero future for all. Our organization applies rigorous techno-economic research, whole-systems expertise, and entrepreneurial approaches to help markets take advantage of breakthrough energy innovations. We embed deeply in industries to identify market choke points, and—with…
Are you a creative thinker with an intense drive for results and impact? Do you have a keen ability to grasp and synthesize complex political topics and issues? Are you a highly organized and detailed-oriented expert who can bring technical subjects to life for different audiences including policymakers, regulators and politicians? Do you thrive on working in fast-paced environments and…
Are you an experienced recruiter who is passionate about creating an unparalleled candidate experience and dedicated to inclusive and equitable hiring processes? Do you want to play an integral role in attracting, engaging and hiring people like you who can bring their talents to a growing, mission-oriented organization in an ever-changing industry? Do you thrive in a continuously moving, agile…
Are you passionate about the energy transition? Do you have data wrangling skills? Are you a true “data person” with a builder mindset? If yes, then join our growing Climate Intelligence team! Program Overview RMI’s Climate Intelligence Global Program focuses on identifying opportunities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by curating emissions and industry data and translating that into…
Do you love solving dynamic problems and thinking about systemic change? Are you passionate about helping financial institutions make a tangible impact to address climate change? Do you have experience working at the intersection of finance and the environment? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI is seeking an Associate or Senior Associate (entry and mid-level positions) to support the…
The climate crisis is the defining issue of our generation that requires an urgent economy-wide transition to clean energy. Are you an experienced analyst and data enthusiast with intense curiosity and a drive to halt the climate crisis while enhancing equity and environmental justice for overburdened communities? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have…
Are you an experienced recruiter who is passionate about creating an unparalleled candidate experience and dedicated to inclusive and equitable hiring processes? Do you want to play an integral role in attracting, engaging and hiring people like you who can bring their talents to a growing, mission-oriented organization in an ever-changing industry? Do you thrive in a continuously moving, agile…
Public Relations Operations Lead RMI’s newly imagined marketing and communications team – known inside the institute as the Influence Team – is looking for an operations lead for its media relations and social media teams, who will assist the Director of Public Relations with coordinating and executing earned media and social media campaigns for brand level announcements and events. In this…
Are you a seasoned people leader with experience driving an equitable clean energy transition? Do you enjoy plunging into unfamiliar disciplines and testing new ideas? Are you a collaborator who is committed to teamwork and can also be a respected change agent from within? Do you have a passion for RMI’s mission? If yes, then join our growing team! Program Overview: RMI’s Carbon-Free…
Internal Communications Manager We are seeking an experienced Internal Communications professional to support our organization as it continues to grow and expand to meet the challenge of transforming our global energy systems for the sake of the climate. As the Internal Communications Manager, you will shape the voice of internal communications for our 300+ change leaders world-wide. You…
RMI is a non-profit organization committed to transforming global energy use to secure a clean, prosperous net-zero future for all. Our organization applies rigorous techno-economic research, whole-systems expertise, and entrepreneurial approaches to help markets take advantage of breakthrough energy innovations. We embed deeply in industries to identify market choke points, and—with…
Are you an experienced social media lead with a passion for the energy transformation? Are you able to listen and analyze conversations on social to identify influencers and opportunities to show thought leadership and impact? If yes, then join RMI’s Influence Team, the in-house communications and marketing team! We highly encourage individuals of underrepresented groups to apply! RMI is…
Are you an experienced social media lead with a passion for the energy transformation? Are you able to identify social media trends and develop creative, accessible and memorable content for both paid and organic social media campaigns? If yes, then join our RMI’s Influence Team, our in-house Marketing and Communications team! We highly encourage individuals of underrepresented groups to
Are you an experienced people leader with intense curiosity and drive? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have the exceptional ability to structure and oversee analytic and strategic problem solving? Can you create impact through influence? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI (formerly Rocky Mountain Institute) is seeking two Managers to focus on…
Do you love solving challenging problems, thinking about systemic change, and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join us! RMI’s Carbon-Free Buildings program is seeking a Senior Associate (early / mid-level research…
Are you an experienced people leader with intense curiosity and drive? Are you willing to take risks by exploring and testing new ideas? Do you have the exceptional ability to structure and oversee analytic and strategic problem solving? Can you create impact through influence? If yes, then join our growing Carbon-Free Buildings team! RMI (formerly Rocky Mountain Institute) is seeking a…
Do you love to solve challenging problems, thinking in numbers, and working in groups? Do you also have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to persuade others toward meaningful results for industrial decarbonization? If yes, then join our growing team! RMI is seeking several qualified candidates to join its growing team as an Associate or Senior Associate at the Center for…
Do you enjoy solving challenging problems, thinking in numbers, and working in groups? Do you have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to influence others to take action towards building a sustainable energy future? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) is seeking an Engagement Manager…
Are you an experienced Development Officer with a passion for the energy transition? Do you have experience working with and successfully raising philanthropic gifts from foundations? Do you have the ability to be flexible and to quickly change course with a positive attitude? If so, then join our growing team! We highly encourage individuals of underrepresented groups to apply! Position
RMI is seeking a senior, experienced Director of Marketing for Development to help achieve our organization's philanthropic growth goals by leading the strategic and tactical marketing and communications for RMI’s global philanthropic donor portfolio. In this position, you will report to the Managing Director of Development, support a global fundraising team and donors, manage the Marketing &amp…
Position overview The Startup Intelligence Intern’s work will center around D3’s climate tech startup database. The database is a key part of D3’s selection process, insight generation, and value proposition to our ecosystem partners. We use it to understand the competitive landscape, track technology trends and progress, and search for the best startups. To date we have collected data on…
Are you an experienced blended and climate finance specialist looking for an exciting opportunity to make an impact in the decisive decade for climate investment? Climate Finance Access Network (CFAN) Program Overview The Climate Finance Access Network (CFAN) was established to support developing countries in unlocking access to finance to achieve their climate objectives. By cultivating a…
Tackling the climate crisis is a once-in-a-generation, trillion-dollar economic opportunity, and the world needs a healthy global innovation engine to identify and massively scale new climate technology solutions that will speed up the clean energy transition. Founded by RMI and New Energy Nexus for this purpose, Third Derivative (D3) is a global climate technology startup accelerator aimed at…
Tackling the climate crisis is a once-in-a-generation, trillion-dollar economic opportunity, and the world needs a healthy global innovation engine to identify and massively scale new climate technology solutions that will speed up the clean energy transition. Founded by RMI and New Energy Nexus for this purpose, Third Derivative is a global climate technology startup accelerator aimed at…
Program Overview Tackling the climate crisis is a once-in-a-generation, trillion-dollar economic opportunity and the world needs a healthy global innovation engine to identify and massively scale new climate technology solutions that will speed up the clean energy transition. Founded by RMI and New Energy Nexus for this purpose, Third Derivative (D3) is a global climate technology startup…
Tackling the climate crisis is a once-in-a-generation, trillion-dollar economic opportunity, and the world needs a healthy global innovation engine to identify and massively scale new climate technology solutions that will speed up the clean energy transition. Founded by RMI and New Energy Nexus for this purpose, Third Derivative is a global climate technology startup accelerator aimed at…
Are you an experienced people leader with a passion for driving high impact outcomes and an ability to develop innovative solutions to complex problems? Have you worked in and/or closely with a development finance institution, successfully closed financing with a development finance institution for an infrastructure project in emerging markets? Can you navigate diverse stakeholder engagements…
RMI’s newly imagined marketing and communications team – known inside the institute as the Influence Team – is looking for an operations lead for our marketing team, who will assist the Director of Impact Marketing with coordinating and executing marketing campaigns on program Websites, social channels, and for program events. You will also work with an outside agency to coordinate report and…
Do you enjoy solving challenging problems, thinking in numbers, and working in groups? Do you have the self-motivation, curiosity, creativity, and ability to influence others to take action towards building a sustainable energy future? Do you have a passion for making the world a better place? If yes, then join our growing team! Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) is seeking an Engagement…
Are you passionate about an equitable clean energy transition? Do you love solving complex systems problems? Do you want to transform climate data into impact? Are you a seasoned people manager with experience in optimizing results from diverse teams? Are you self-motivated, creative, and organized? If yes, then join our growing Climate Intelligence team! Our staff is composed of a wide skill…
Donor Relations Senior Specialist – Individual Giving Team Position Overview The Donor Relations Sr. Specialist assists in the implementation of key tactics for the ongoing cultivation of RMI’s individual donor base. The Sr. Specialist manages a portfolio of donors and prospects capable of making gifts in the $1.5K-$25K range; conducts qualification meetings/calls with donors and prospects to…
Job Description RMI is seeking a Media Relations Manager (equivalent to Account Manager or Senior Account Manager at many public relations and marketing agencies) with 5–8 years of experience in the media and communications field. This hire will be a full-time member of a 14-person Marketing and Communications team, working with individual program marketers on the creation and execution of…
Are you an experienced social media manager with a passion for the energy transformation? Are you able to identify social media trends and implement effective strategies across both paid and earned social media channels? Do you enjoy leading a team and developing others? If yes, then join our Marketing and Communications team! RMI is seeking an experienced, innovative Social Media Manager to…
机构 RMI is an independent nonprofit founded in 1982 that transforms global energy systems through market-driven solutions to align with a 1.5°C future and secure a clean, prosperous, zero-carbon future for all. We work in the world’s most critical geographies and engage businesses, policymakers, communities, and NGOs to identify and scale energy system interventions that will greatly cut…