The World Energy Council is an international membership organisation with national Member Committees in over 90 countries.

It is headquartered in London (UK).  Its employees represent over 15 different countries, speak more than ten languages and come from a broad range of backgrounds, most with experience in the energy sector.

Currently available positions

World Energy Council


Job Title: Intern, Membership and Stakeholder Engagement


Location: 62 – 64 Cornhill, London, EC3V 3NH


Start date: No later than 2nd May 2016


Hours: Up to 35 hours per week


Salary: NMW


The position reports to the Manager of Member Services and Head, Future Energy Leaders Programme.


The World Energy Council is seeking a dynamic intern to join a fast paced, multi-national and multi-cultural environment. The Council has the largest global network of energy leaders and practitioners, as an intern you will support and deliver proactive customer service to this community, whilst broadening and deepening your knowledge and experience of the global energy field.


Our ideal candidate will have the ability to work well independently, with the ability to juggle multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities. Strong administrative skills and attention to detail are essential, as are strong written communication skills as he/she will be responsible for member related communications. Prior experience in international relations, stakeholder engagement, and membership, non-profit or international organisations is desirable. Fluency in a second language, preferably French, is desirable but not required.


General Responsibilities Include:


  • Communications and stakeholder engagement: with national member committees, Future Energy Leaders
  • Administrative support to Member Services team and specific World Energy Council communities
  • Writing, or editing, member related communications or newsletters
  • Monitoring and updating the website, including online events list
  • Preparing and updating the Member directory
  • Database updates and management
  • Assistance with event planning and event related communications
  • Invitation tracking and any related follow up
  • Providing general support and other duties as assigned




  • Excellent communication skills, written and spoken fluency in English
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexibility and an ability to multi-task



How to apply


To apply please send a copy of your CV and a short covering letter, outlining why you are well suited to the role to:


Please state Membership and Stakeholder Engagement Intern in the subject of your email.


The deadline for applications is Friday 15th April, 2016


Please note: only successful applicants, with the legal right to work in the UK, will be contacted


World Energy Council Employees

It takes expertise, passion and dedication to coordinate the action of energy leaders and practitioners across the world. Working at the World Energy Council is a rewarding experience for anyone who is committed to our sustainable energy future, enjoys working in a challenging, fast-paced, multi-cultural environment and has worked in the energy field, although the Council also employs professionals in communications and media, finance, IT, HR and marketing.


Interested in exploring career opportunities at the World Energy Council?

Please email the team at including your CV and a covering letter.