About UsEnergy Ally aims to provide its community with the best and most enjoyable place to make smart energy choices. We believe that making retail energy products and services clear, easy, and enjoyable will unlock immense value and will catalyze our transition to a sustainable energy future.DescriptionEnergy Ally is looking for highly motivated, self-starting, innovative, and resourceful individuals who are passionate about energy, sustainability, and social impact to participate in our Entrepreneurship Internship Program and assist in one or more key areas of company formation. The internship program is a unique opportunity to gain real-world experience working in a mission-driven startup that aims to disrupt the energy industry and create immense value for our community.The successful candidates will be given one or more assignments at the beginning of their internships that will need to be completed within a 12-week period. Interns may work remotely but will be expected to provide weekly updates on how they are progressing with their projects via teleconference or in-person meetings. At the end of the engagement, all candidates will be invited to give a presentation to the Energy Ally team on their projects. The projects that will be assigned to the interns represent key needs facing our company and candidates will be given a high degree of autonomy to effect a successful outcome.Area of Focus: Energy Market Research and Content DevelopmentBelow are some examples of projects in which the successful candidate may be involved.Providing research support as the Energy Ally team investigates new state markets/potential sub-campaigns and go-to markets.Conducting research and analysis on retail energy markets.Conducting research and analysis on various clean technology sectors (i.e., energy efficiency, solar, wind, hydro, energy storage, etc.)Conducting detailed fact finding and primary and secondary research, including web-based research, interviews, and field measurements.Performing technical, statistical, and economic analysis, data collection, spreadsheet creation and management. Find the best Electricity and Natural Gas Supply Offers in your area www.energyally.comConducting research and analysis on the characteristics and needs of various Energy Ally customer target segments and sub-segments.Developing educational material and other content on energy-related topics to keep our user base engaged.Assisting in the development of our customer support knowledge base.For other available internship opportunities, please see other Energy Ally postings.Qualifications & RequirementsCandidates are required to have excellent problem-solving, organizational, written, verbal, research, and digital skills.The ability to self-direct, work independently, and deal with ambiguity is also a must.Candidates enrolled in graduate or higher level of education in a related field are preferred, but this is not a requirement. We favor competence and passion over degrees.Prior experience in energy, sustainability, and social impact sectors are a big plus.Time Commitment & LocationThe internship program requires a minimum commitment of 10 hours per week over a 12- week period during the fall and spring semesters; and a minimum commitment of 20 hours per week over a 12-week period during the summer. The successful candidates may work remotely but will be expected to be available for weekly status meetings that will be held via teleconference or in-person at our office in Brooklyn. Energy Ally c/o WeWork, 81 Prospect St., 7th Floor, Brooklyn, New York 11201.Compensation & BenefitsThis internship pays $15/hour. During the fall and spring semesters, the total number of paid hours is capped at 18 hours per week up to 12 weeks. In the summer, the total number of paid hours is capped at 40 hours per week up to 12 weeks. The cap on the total number of paid hours per week may vary depending on the position and will be indicated in the offer letter. The intern must be an “Eligible Intern” as defined in NYSERDA’s Program Opportunity Notice (PON) 4000 in order to receive compensation. For more information regarding NYSERDA’s Program Opportunity Notice (PON) 4000, please visit the below website:https://www.nyserda.ny.gov/All-Programs/Programs/Clean-Energy-Workforce-Development/NYS-Clean-Energy-Internships/Prospective-InternsThis is a unique opportunity to gain work experience in a mission-driven startup in the energy sector that is at a critical stage of development. Your ideas will be highly valued, and you will have the opportunity to contribute meaningfully to the success of the company.How to ApplyWe are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis. If interested, please send your cover letter and resume. Please indicate the internship title in the subject of the email and in the cover letter to email@example.com. The cover letter should also indicate how you found out about the internship (i.e., where did you see it advertised) and your preferred start date. To learn more about who we are and what we do, please visit our website at www.energyally.com.Energy Ally is dedicated to a diverse workforce.Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.