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Description: The Outreach Coordinator educates PennFuture members, the environmental advocacy community, and decision makers about environmental and conservation issues with an emphasis on climate, water, and energy-related policies. He or she is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with PennFuture constituents, including coalition partners, and representing PennFuture’s positions to the general public. The Outreach Coordinator works with a team of professionals including attorneys, policy experts, media professionals and other outreach staff and is the public face of the organization in northeast Pennsylvania.
Education and experience:
3-5+ years in outreach, advocacy, or organizing.
Deep understanding of conservation, environmental, and energy issues.
Strong leadership skills and ability to work with staff on site and remotely.
Understanding of Pennsylvania’s environmental/conservation landscape.
Location, Compensation and Timeline: The position is based in Wilkes-Barre. Competitive salary based on experience. Generous benefits package includes health care, dental, life insurance and paid time off.
Submission: Please submit your cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to the Director of Outreach at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write “Northeast PA Outreach Coordinator” in the subject line. The application deadline is September 26, 2016..
Requirements and qualifications: Applicant(s) should be a current undergraduate student or recent graduate, with an interest in fundraising for an environmental advocacy non-profit.
Compensation: The Donor Relations Outreach Internship is unpaid. We encourage you to use this internship to gain course credit and to look into work study grants within your college or university if that is an option.
Time Commitment: This position requires a commitment of 15-25 hours per week (flexible), sometime between the hours of 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday for three months in our Harrisburg and Philadelphia offices. Occasional evening or weekend work may be required.
Location: PennFuture's Donor Relations department has locations in both Center City Philadelphia and in Harrisburg - and are looking for a candidate for each office.
To Apply: Applicants should email a resume and cover letter to our Director of Donor Relations, Susanne Whitehead, at email@example.com.
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