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Program Coordinator, Posted February 2021
Sustainable Princeton, a non-profit committed to inspiring our community to develop and implement solutions that positively impact the environment, is seeking a Program Coordinator. Under the supervision of the Program Director and in coordination with senior staff, this newly created position will be responsible for supporting the community’s sustainability initiatives through program support, research, education campaigns, and communication activities.
The ideal candidate will have a background in sustainability and experience in a professional setting. Compensation for this full-time role will be dependent upon the candidate’s skills and experience.
About Sustainable Princeton
Established as a non-profit in 2012, Sustainable Princeton’s vision is to make Princeton a model town that examines every action through the lens of sustainability, ensuring a healthy environment, a strong economy, and the well-being of all community members now and in the future. We work directly with residents, businesses, nonprofits and the government to address three core goals: reducing greenhouse gas emissions, strengthening our community’s resilience to the changing climate and protecting the local ecosystem. Sustainable Princeton coordinates efforts with dozens of community partners as it oversees the community’s implementation of the 84 strategies articulated in the Princeton Climate Action Plan. Working in close coordination with the municipal government and other community leaders, staff strive to ensure that the Climate Action Plan has the greatest impact possible. To learn more about Sustainable Princeton, please visit www.sustainableprinceton.org.
The Program Coordinator reports to the Program Director and is responsible for the following:
We are seeking candidates who are articulate, highly organized, responsible, tech-savvy and thrive in a collaborative, team-oriented environment. Candidates should have:
Sustainable Princeton staff are currently working from home 80% of the time and are rotating time in the office. Once the pandemic ends, the expectation is that this role will report to the Princeton, NJ based office and support local events, as needed. The Program Coordinator will be required to work the standard workday with flexibility allowed to staff evening and weekend responsibilities.
Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s skills and experience. This is a two-year position with the possibility that a permanent role may be considered thereafter if funding allows. Sustainable Princeton provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume by March 8, 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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