Careers at ClimateWorks

We’re hard at work on our mission to end the climate crisis.
We could use a few more smart, passionate team members to help us. That’s where you come in.

If you’ve always wanted to make an impact in your work, ClimateWorks is the place and fighting climate change is about as high-impact as you can get. Our team is comprised of the best and the brightest in climate philanthropy – top expertise, with years of experience and at least one Nobel Prize winner in the bunch.

ClimateWorks provides a great benefits package, a healthy work environment, and a truly collaborative way of working that keeps our team motivated and connected to one another and our global partners as we forge ahead together to help save the planet.

Inspiring work and great perks

Stay healthy

100% of premium paid for medical, dental and vision, disability, and life; Fertility coverage

​Be well-fed

Regular staff lunches and afternoon happy hours; Healthy snacks and beverages

​Enjoy great digs*

Headquartered in downtown San Francisco in a LEED Platinum-certified office (*Once we return after Covid-19)

​Build a nest egg

401k with generous company match and contribution

​Cover your commute

Up to $270 per month towards your commute

​Take time for you

Generous time-off policies and 13 paid holidays

​Engage and contribute

Community service days and twice-yearly staff retreats

We collaborate at semi-annual staff retreats, connect through team building events, and share expertise at regular Lunch & Learns.

Guided by our values

Our values — collaboration, insight, resolve, and being catalytic — are at the core of how we will work to achieve our mission.

We recognize that we can achieve more by working together than by working alone.

Our work is guided by rigorous analysis based on the latest science to identify and act on key opportunities.

We are dedicated to achieving our mission in the face of major challenges and hurdles.

We empower people and organizations to take meaningful climate action today.

Committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion

We believe diversity as an asset essential to accomplishing our work. Our commitment to inclusion across race and gender/gender identity, as well as age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, job skills, education, and geographic makeup is a part of who we are.

We know that climate change disproportionately affects people living in developing countries and fully appreciate the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in our work. 

Our staff have a global outlook:

  • 35 percent of ClimateWorks’ staff were born outside the U.S.
  • 28 percent have a native language other than English
  • 60 percent are proficient in at least one language other than English 
  • 100 percent bring diverse skills and expertise

Explore open opportunities


Director of Finance and Grants Management


Program Manager — Clean Air, Clean Energy


Associate Director, Global Intelligence


Grants Specialist


Data Specialist


Evaluation and Learning Consultant