Conservation Coordinator, Lands - The Nature Conservancy, Washington Chapter
The Conservation Coordinator will provide a variety of administrative and support services for land conservation and transaction programs in Washington (specifically forests, stewardship and conservation transactions), including project management, team coordination, meeting logistics, information management, and other support as needed. This is a junior position and requires willingness to travel (sometimes overnight) throughout WA State, work overtime, and work evenings and weekends as needed. Requires: Bachelor’s degree and 2 years related work experience OR Associate’s degree and 4 years related work experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience. Submission deadline: 11:59 p.m. EST on August 31, 2017.
Grants Specialist - The Nature Conservancy, Washington Chapter
The Grants Specialist provides specialized public awards administration and finance/accounting-related services for TNC WA. This is a mid-level position that collaborates with staff at all levels of the organization to accomplish program goals. Within the scope of this position, the Grants Specialist will: Negotiate public awards, which can bind the organization financially or legally; administer public awards; ensure programmatic commitments, internal policies and procedures, financial standards and external donor/legal requirements are met and managed for compliance, and reinforce consistency in the organization's policies and procedures and provides support related to relevant field. Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m. EST on August 24
Operations Assistant - The Nature Conservancy, Washington Chapter
The Operations Assistant performs various administrative tasks in support of Operations functions including Finance and Accounting, Human Resources, Reception Services, and other troubleshooting tasks around the office (provide staff with information they need to make decisions and solve problems). Hours for this position are generally Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. May work overtime as needed. Qualifications: -Associate’s Degree plus 1 year experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience. -Experience working and communicating with a wide range of people. -Experience writing, editing, and proofreading written materials... Deadline for submissions: 11:59 p.m. EST on August 22, 2017
Director, Keller Science Action Center - The Field Museum
The Field Museum, one of the world’s preeminent natural history museums, seeks a dynamic, visionary conservation professional as its new Director of the Keller Science Action Center. The Director will provide leadership for the Museum’s Center that is dedicated specifically to translating the Field’s extraordinary collections, scientific expertise, and education excellence into targeted action for conservation and quality of life. The Director leads a staff of more than 30 skilled scientists and education professionals. The Director collaborates with staff from across the Museum and especially Science and Education, to advance The Field Museum’s collections-inspired work to explore, explain, and sustain biological and cultural diversity.
Senior Leader, Energy Efficiency + Policy - South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource
SPEER, the South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource, is a small but growing educational not-for-profit organization. SPEER is one of six regional energy efficiency organizations (REEOs) recognized by the US Department of Energy. SPEER’s mission is to accelerate the adoption of advanced building systems and energy efficient products and services in the South-central US. Our purpose is to advance the understanding and adoption of energy efficiency as a low-cost energy resource. The organization is looking for self-starters who have 10+ years experience in energy efficiency, air quality, city planning, or energy markets. See full description at link.
Administrative Assistant - B-Line Urban Delivery
Located in the newly created food hub project called The Redd on Salmon Street, B-Line manages an urban consolidation warehouse and full service logistics company focused on supporting the regional food economy. Our distinctive trikes can be seen crisscrossing Portland, advertising our clients’ goods and services while completing deliveries. B-Line is seeking an Administrative Assistant for our growing company. The role will be dynamic and is expected to range from managing internal office operations, daily communications, and administrative tasks to coordinating our co-working office space. The Administrative Assistant will support all functions of our business and will work closely with B-Line staff, our leadership team, and our clients.
Knowledge Catalyst and Learning Advisor - Mercy Corps
Mercy Corps’ Resilience Initiative is a cross-department effort to understand, test, and mainstream resilience thinking across our humanitarian and development portfolio. Over the past 4 years, we have invested significant resources in building a conceptual and practical understanding of resilience, and we are now operationalizing this understanding through our network of regional Resilience Hubs. We now have the opportunity to dedicate a full-time position to the function of organizing, translating and sharing all the knowledge and lessons from these rich streams of work and results. This role demands an energetic, self-motivated person with exceptional communication and networking skills and a passion for learning and sharing.
Sustainability Projects and Program Coordinator - Virginia Commonwealth University
This position will focus on reduction of resource consumption, promotion of transportation alternatives, as well as coordinate our green office program and assist with our recently established sustainability-focused program in residence, EcoVillage. We are seeking qualified applicants, who have a passion for change.
Fundraising Consultant (Short-Term, Contract, Remote) - Elected Officials to Protect New York
We seek an extraordinary, experienced fundraising professional to create and execute strategies to help Elected Officials to Protect New York at least double our annual budget capacity, and help us to launch our organization and campaigns to the next level of success. This position is short-term, contracted, remote. Full-time or half-time schedule is possible. Responsibilities: Develop & identify major gift prospects; Phone & electronic outreach to individuals, organizations, foundations, and businesses to solicit funds; Complete & submit grant application, with supervisors; Advise supervisors on best practices & current trends; Regular team calls with supervisors; Assist with other fundraising needs and projects as requested.
Biophilic Design Manager - International Living Future Institute
The International Living Future Institute (ILFI), a dynamic and fast growing non-profit, seeks an exceptional manager to support the Biophilic Design Initiative and the newly formed Biophilic Design Transition Lab. Over the next two years and beyond, the Biophilic Design Transition Lab will directly engage architects, designers and owners as well as researchers and educators, forge key collaborations with institutions and private sector partners, and bring individuals together in quarterly forums to investigate and create solutions for the broad implementation of biophilic design.