Ohio Environmental Council, February 17, 2022
The Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) seeks a full-time contractor to coordinate deliverables for multiple campaigns related to action on climate change across Ohio. The contractor will direct Ohio Clinicians for Climate Action (OCCA) to assemble and activate medical clinicians who are committed to advocating on behalf of their patients for climate action. The Climate Campaigns Contractor will serve as the organization’s liaison between OEC staff and clinician advocates in Ohio. The contractor will also coordinate deliverables for the Ohio Methane Campaign, which focuses on reducing methane pollution from oil and gas operations in Ohio. The contractor will ensure campaign metrics are met including earned media placement, lawmaker education, along with events and engagement of citizens. The contractor will build relationships with partner organizations and affected residents from eastern Ohio and work across teams at the OEC. This is a temporary contract position, with the opportunity to renew dependent on funding. The contractor may be based anywhere in Ohio as the OEC is working remotely, but will be expected to travel to Columbus on occasion if and when the OEC staff returns to the office.
Reporting to the OEC Interim Managing Director of Energy Policy, the Contractor will:
Ensure all communications are accurate, compelling, and advance our strategic plan. Effectively develop and work towards multiple aggressive goals. Translate broad goals into achievable steps. Plan and meet deadlines for multiple projects. Demonstrate initiative and work as a team player.
This is a full-time contract paying $30-$40/hour range, depending upon experience, for up to 40 hours/week. Term spans from date of hire through June 30, 2022 with the opportunity to extend depending on expected funding renewal.
About the OEC
The mission of the Ohio Environmental Council is to secure healthy air, land, and water for all who call Ohio home. The OEC works for pragmatic solutions to keep Ohio clean and beautiful, and our communities safe. We fight for clean air and water, clean energy, and protected public lands. We hold polluters accountable in court while working with communities and companies that want to invest in a clean, more sustainable direction. For over 50 years, we have led many of the major environmental policy wins in Ohio. Visit the OEC’s website to learn more about our vision, values, and work.
The Ohio Environmental Council is committed to working toward a just, equitable, diverse and inclusive environmental movement and seeks to hire staff and contractors that reflect the diverse communities and perspectives that comprise Ohio. The OEC is an equal opportunities employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.
Send your cover letter, resume, and references to careers@theOEC.org with “Climate Campaigns Contractor” in the subject line. Please let us know in your cover letter where you heard about the job. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
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