This position provides administrative, research, and writing support to NAAEE staff on key projects, including the Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP), a network of countries interested in building worldwide capacity for environmental education and sharing environmental education (EE) best practices to achieve greater reach and impact.
This position reports to the Director of International Programs and to the NAAEE Executive Director, and is funded through December, 2018, with the possibility of extension.
Provide research and writing support to NAAEE projects and the GEEP (approximately 30 percent):
Manage the 30U30 International Awards Program (approximately 30 percent):
Provide administrative support to key GEEP projects (approximately 40 percent):
1. Internal: Daily contact with NAAEE staff, members, and supporters.
2. External: Daily contact with external partners and colleagues related to all aspects of the position.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in a related field (environmental education, international relations, communications, environmental studies, etc.).
Experience: At least three years of writing and/or research experience, with administrative and international experience preferred.
Skills and abilities: Exemplary writing and communication skills with a proven ability to transform complicated information (sometimes not easily translated into English) into easily digestible, engaging content; ability to work with a diversity of cultures and backgrounds, demonstrating a commitment to cultural competency, inclusion, and respect in all interactions; ability to travel (internationally and domestically for NAAEE’s annual conference in Spokane in October) as needed; ability to problem solve and take initiative to help move projects forward; excellent organizational skills and ability to manage logistics (e.g. meetings and events) and budgets; strong interpersonal skills and a desire to work in a team-oriented culture; ability to juggle multiple projects at once.
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