October 31, 2012
Northeast Field Coordinator–JOB DESCRIPTION
Work under the supervision of the Director of Chapters to support and build Surfrider Foundation’s volunteer chapter network within the states of CT, RI, MA, NH and ME.
We are seeking candidates who have the desire and skills to work on exciting grassroots organizing issues. Candidates must have excellent communication skills (written and verbal), demonstrated leadership skills and have professional experience in direct action organizing techniques and implementation. Candidates need the following; ability to work independently; ability to travel extensively throughout the state and willingness to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends. The position emphasizes the skills sets of a community organizer. Familiarity with New England coastal and ocean issues are a plus.
Salary & Benefits:
This is a full-time position based in one of respective states with medical benefits; long-term disability insurance and 401 K plan with partial employer matching. Surfrider Foundation offers a salary that is competitive with other national, not-for-profit conservation organizations for this position. Opportunities for advancement are available.
Please email cover letter and resume to:
Edward Mazzarella, Director of Chapters
Deadline for receiving resumes is November 19, 2012
The Surfrider Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.