Cassie Kelly, Digital Organizer, July 19, 2018
The Ohio Environmental Council (OEC) seeks a part-time, temporary organizer to lead implementation of the Ohio Methane Campaign, which focuses on reducing methane pollution from oil and gas operations in Ohio. The coordinator will ensure campaign metrics are met including earned media placement, lawmaker education, events and engagement of citizens as well as community leaders on the topic. The organizer 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, 2018 through Feb 15, 2019.
Reporting to the Director of Climate Programs and the VP of Policy – Energy, the Organizer will:
Ensure that all communications are accurate and stay within the voice of the OEC while advancing the federal methane campaign. Effectively meet 100% of methane campaign metrics while strategically advancing the OEC’s relationships with news media and lawmakers. Translate broad campaign goals into achievable steps. Plan and meet deadlines. Meet the demands of a campaign setting in which the issue could require quick response and/or at odd hours of the day, evening or weekends. Demonstrate initiative and work as a team player.
Have a flexible and positive attitude. Approach work with the spirit of “’yes,” and adapt quickly to change.
This is a temporary part-time contract position. The position will pay an hourly wage of $20/hour for approximately 20 hours/week.
About the OEC
The Ohio Environmental Council is the state’s most comprehensive, effective and respected environmental advocate for a healthier, more sustainable Ohio. Our experts work daily to restore, protect, and strengthen the quality of life for families and communities — from the air we breathe and the water we drink to the food we eat and natural resources we enjoy. Find out more at www.theOEC.org.
The OEC is committed to inclusion and diversity. We seek to hire staff that reflect the diverse communities and perspectives that comprise Ohio. Qualified candidates of all backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.
The OEC prohibits discrimination of employment, promotion, compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on the basis of gender, disability, race, age, national origin, color, creed, sexual orientation, sex (including marital and parental status), gender identity and expression, religion, economic status, ethnic identity, veteran’s status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
How to Apply
Send your cover letter, resume, and references to careers@theOEC.org with Methane Campaign Coordinator in the subject line. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.