Working with Ashden offers the chance to be part of the growing movement of people dedicated to supporting practical, sustainable solutions to the big global energy challenges.

Current vacancies


We accept speculative CVs for our intern programme throughout the year. It may be up to three months before a position becomes available.

If you'd like to come and work for Ashden for three months, either in the UK, International or Communications teams, send your CV and a covering email explaining why you're interested in Ashden's work, your work experience and your understanding of sustainable energy's role in the world.

All internships are based in London Victoria and are paid London minimum wage.

Send your CV and covering email to

Senior Policy and Research Officer

local sustainable energy

3 year fixed-term position

This role is to help create supportive policy and learning environments to allow our winners and others to grow and harness the multiple benefits that local sustainable energy projects offer.

This is a senior officer post with a central role in development and delivery of our UK research and policy objectives. The successful candidate will deliver work focused around a number of key programmes, including our current work with the Greater London Authority and London’s councils to set ambitious targets and deliver impactful programmes to accelerate progress towards London’s low carbon future and to share that learning with other UK cities. The Senior Policy Officer will also contribute to the rollout of new regional programmes working with devolved nations as well as influencing national policy.

The successful candidate will develop existing programmes but have the scope to influence and develop new interventions where they meet our objectives. See full job description and job pack here.

Applicants should send a CV and covering letter outlining how they meet the skills and experience required for this role and return this to

The closing date for applications is Thursday 6 April and interviews are expected to be held on 24 April 2017.

Please note that Ashden can only accept applications from individuals with the right to work in the UK. We are unfortunately unable to sponsor working visa applications.