Position: Communications Coordinator
Type: Part-time or Contract
Location: North Webster, IN
The TWF is seeking a communications professional to join our team working to protect and improve water quality in our area lakes and streams.
Who We Are:
The Watershed Foundation is a non-profit organization working since 1997 to protect, preserve and improve the water quality of our local lakes and streams.
Together with our supporters, board, staff and partner network we fulfill our mission by identifying and stopping sources of pollution, uniting partners, and empowering the public to be good stewards of our water resources through education and outreach. Please peruse our website to learn more about what we do and how we do it.
Who we are looking for:
People often describe you as passionate, talented, driven, innovative, helpful and sincere. You are self-sufficient, detail-oriented and possess the ability to work independently and with a team. You are an outstanding communicator possessing excellent writing and speaking skills. You are a continuous learner. You are committed to protecting and preserving the environment, especially our water resources.
The job we need you to do:
The communications coordinator reports directly to the Executive Director. This job offers flexible hours but requires occasional evenings and weekends.
You might have a degree in marketing, communications, public affairs, journalism, philanthropy or commensurate professional experience. You must be proficient in the written English language. You must be proficient in the use of computer software including e-mail, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint. Experience in the use of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, MailChimp, and WordPress is helpful but not required.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy:
It is the practice of The Watershed Foundation in all aspects of employment, to treat all persons without discrimination based on race, religion, color, political affiliation, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, sex or age.
Please submit your cover letter, resume, and contact information for two professional references to Alex Hall, TWF board member, at firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, please send two samples of relevant work demonstrating how your traits, expertise, experience and skills match the job responsibilities. Examples of relevant writing products include flyers, websites, news releases, and articles written for the general public.
No phone calls, please. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.