Here’s your chance to join a dynamic and passionate team while contributing to the environmental movement!
Employer: New Brunswick Environmental Network, a non-profit, bilingual communication network linking over 100 environmental groups across the province. The network is the heartbeat of the environmental movement, with a mission “to encourage and facilitate networking and communication among member groups in order to advance their work, to protect the Earth, to promote ecologically sound ways of life and to strengthen the environmental movement in New Brunswick.”
Salary: $12.00 / hour for 37.5 hours per week
Term of employment: Summer student position with a flexible start date finishing by August 25, 2017; Monday to Friday from 9 to 5 with occasional evenings and weekend work
Location: Moncton, New Brunswick
Position Requirements: To be eligible for this position you must:
have been a full-time student in the semester preceding the job
intend to return to full-time studies in the semester following the job
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide assistance to NBEN member groups in communicating with other community environmental groups both provincially and nationally
Prepare and distribute regular e-mail correspondence to NBEN members regarding upcoming opportunities, special events, and news-worthy items
Update the NBEN’s brochures and other promotional material to reflect recent developments within the organization
Assist in the coordination of the NBEN’s Eco-Confluence, an event that will bring together community environmental groups, New Brunswick youth, Francophone and Anglophone New Brunswickers, and aboriginals to discuss and explore community involvement in environmental issues
Assist in expanding the NBEN website’s interactive potential
Assist in the coordination meetings and teleconferences.
Other duties as assigned.
• Organizational and coordination skills
• Strong oral and written communications skills in English and French
• Strong computer skills
• Out-going and personable
• Capable of working in a flexible work environment
• Ability to work independently but also a co-operative team player
• Quick learner and a highly motivated self-starter
• Creative and resourceful
• Background in the environmental or non-profit sector
• Interest in or passion for environmental issues
How to Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to Raissa Marks, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Application deadline: Monday, April 24, 2017
While the New Brunswick Environmental Network appreciates all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.