Emily Bacha, Communications Director, August 12, 2019
The Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) seeks a part-time, temporary contractor to 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 an expected timeframe of August 15, 2019 through December 31, 2019. The contractor may be based in Columbus or Cleveland.
Reporting to the Vice President of Energy Policy, the contractor will be responsible to:
The contractor will ensure that all communications are accurate and stay within the voice of the OEC while advancing the federal methane campaign. They will effectively meet 100% of methane campaign metrics while strategically advancing the OEC’s relationships with news media and lawmakers. They will meet deadlines.
This is a temporary, part-time contract paying $20/hour for approximately 20 hours/week.
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 nearly 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.
How to Apply
Send a cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the OEC’s Methane Campaign Contractor, along with your resume and references to careers@theOEC.org with “Methane Campaign Contractor” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.