Bloomberg NEF - Technology & Innovation Project Coordinator (6 month internship)

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Posted Jul 3, 2018 - Requisition No. 67938

You're one of those people who thrive in a fast-paced environment such as Bloomberg, working with teams across the globe. You have an interest in learning more about clean energy, advanced transport and new technologies and you want to be at the forefront of these exciting industries. You're passionate about the innovative world of start-ups and are motivated to help them shape the future of the energy industry. You will be based in our London office, working closely with the Analyst and Marketing teams at Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

This role will start on October 1st 2018.

Our Team:

Bloomberg NEF is the world’s leading provider of information and analysis in clean energy, transport, carbon markets and low-carbon technologies.
Bloomberg NEF (BNEF) is a leading provider of primary research on clean energy, advanced transport, digital industry, innovative materials, and commodities. With a team of experts spread across six continents, BNEF leverages the world’s most sophisticated data sets to create clear perspectives and in-depth forecasts that frame the financial, economic and policy implications of industry-transforming trends and technologies.

Available online, on mobile and on the Terminal, BNEF is powered by Bloomberg’s global network of 19,000 employees in 176 locations, reporting 5,000 news stories a day. Visit or request more information.

BNEF Ethos:

To succeed at BNEF we need people who can work in an independent manner and show initiative to develop their own viewpoints, yet be collaborative with colleagues. We don’t rely on the status quo, we look for innovative yet pragmatic thinking that turns big ideas into real insights and impact. Working at BNEF sometimes feels chaotic; we need teams that are both dynamic and structured to generate the unique perspectives our clients really value. Our teams are diverse, creative, focused, and fun!

What Sets Us Apart?

Our ability to take evidence-based stances on the future of new energy markets. Every day, our team of more than 200 publishes reports on topics in new energy. In addition, we curate and produce investment data, research, advisory services and executive events. Bloomberg NEF leads a very young industry. Founded in 2004, we became a business around the time “clean energy” was entering the vernacular. Opportunities to make your career in new energy are extensive.

The Opportunity:

Bloomberg is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic project coordinator intern to join our Bloomberg NEF team for 6 months based in London. The internship will allow the successful candidate to work on BNEF’s New Energy Pioneers (NEP) programme, which looks to identify innovative start-ups in clean energy technology ( The intern will also gain an insight into the analysis and marketing efforts within Bloomberg New Energy Finance and specifically the energy markets.

What's the role?

During the 6 month internship, the successful candidate will be working closely with the NEP Project Manager and BNEF’s Head of Strategy and collaborating with teams across regions globally.

We'll trust you to:

  • Own and manage BNEF’s New Energy Pioneers programme application process, including initial outreach, application gathering, and closing process.
  • Coordinate with internal stakeholders, including BNEF leadership and analysts, as well as Pioneers applicants during the application review process
  • Support social media outreach and related marketing activities
  • Manage updates to the New Energy Pioneers website
  • Develop an understanding and knowledge of the clean energy industry so that you can comment, develop analysis, and provide insight on how the NEP applicant trends reflect broader industry events.
  • Carry out research into technologies that BNEF tracks in order to collect data and help support our research and insights

You'll need to have:

  • BA or BSc degree and/or relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of Excel, Wordpress and basic HTML
  • Basic experience and understanding of social media channels
  • Attention to detail and excellent organizational and communication skills

We'd love to see:

  • Clear interest in start-ups, business strategy, technology and the energy sector, renewable energy in particular
  • Other languages an advantage, although not essential

If that sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this:

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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