Ohio Environmental Council, August 23, 2022
The Ohio Environmental Council seeks to hire a full-time Communications Associate to support the growth of organizational membership and influence. The Associate is responsible for distribution of print and digital content through targeted outreach and tactics and daily data entry and list building. The Associate supports the Communication Team in building emails as well as petitions and targeted actions (action alerts), updating the website, and tracking news/media clips. The Associate supports the Advancement Team in implementing online fundraising efforts and events.
This position reports to the Vice President of Public Affairs and is based in OEC’s Columbus office.
Reporting to the Vice President of Public Affairs, the Associate’s primary roles will be database and systems management (50%), content distribution and management (40%), and analysis (10%) to guide activities.
Cultural Competence: Shares our commitment and actively contributes to integrating racial justice and equity into our work and ensuring an inclusive organizational culture.
This position is full-time, exempt, pays between $40,000 – $45,000 and is within the bargaining unit represented by the OEC Workers United. Excellent benefits include employer-paid health, vision, dental, and life insurance; flexible and dependent care spending account; generous paid time off; paid parental leave; and employer-matched retirement fund.
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 opportunity employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.
Send a cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the position, your resume, and references to OEC@theoec.org with “Communications Associate” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.