Join the SEEDS Team! Apply for the Outreach Assistant position.

May 20, 2021

 

 

Do you love to work with social media and create marketing strategies? Do you want to do good in our community by working for an organization that is collaborative, respected and has sustainability in its mission? If you answered yes, then you are invited to join the SEEDS Team doing all these things and more! Apply today by sending an email to info@seedsgroup.net with the title “SEEDS Outreach Assistant”, including cover letter and resume.


SEEDS OUTREACH ASSISTANT

Flexible, Part-Time (10 hrs/week, $15/hour)

This is an exciting opportunity to join a respected local nonprofit organization and make a difference in your community. This position works with the Executive Director and Outreach Circle to increase SEEDS presence and interaction in the community. Opportunities to work from home and in the SEEDS office are available. This position is perfect for a tech-savvy, social media enthusiast with great aesthetic taste and writing skills. Hours flexible. Tasks include:

Position open until filled. 

 

ABOUT SEEDS

SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support) of Northeastern Pennsylvania, is an award winning community-based 501c(3) organization committed to promoting energy efficiency, developing local renewable energy infrastructure, and encouraging sustainable living in our region—all to improve the health of our environment, our citizens and our local economy. To advance these initiatives, SEEDS leads virtual and physical community forums, workshops and events, residential and nonprofit energy efficiency and solar assessments, and environmental education programs for children, adults and professionals. We also serve as a platform for sustainability information and news. Visit our website and social media platforms to learn more: @SEEDSofNEPA

 

TYPICAL TASKS/DUTIES

Assist with Outreach Activities 70%

Administrative Support 20%

Volunteer Coordinator 10%

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Candidates should have interest in community relations, marketing and public affairs. Experience within a sustainability-related nonprofit is preferred. A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required. Candidates will be judged on their experience and command of outreach tools and communication skills.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The Outreach Assistant will typically work from home or in the SEEDS office, if there are no events to attend. The position is regularly required to extensively make use of close vision to read correspondence and prepare reports and other appropriate communications. S/he/they must also be able to be hold a valid driver’s license to attend SEEDS meetings and events, including those at construction sites such as solar PV installations, and those at farms such as when recording a farm tour. As a part of the Outreach Circle team, the position will also require assisting in the physical set-up and preparation for special events and activities. Meetings and events might require evening and weekend attendance.

Location: Honesdale, PA, Work-from-home, NEPA locations (for events)

Compensation: DOE

Start date: Open until filled

To apply: Send letter of interest, resume (and any writing/flyer design samples/social media engagement examples that demonstrate command of outreach activities) via email: info@seedsgroup.net