Rss http://greenjobsready.com/jobs test description en-us Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:46:40 GMT Fri, 31 Oct 2014 04:46:40 GMT http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/rss/ Weblog Editor 2.0 editor@example.com webmaster@example.com <![CDATA[Online Content Producer]]> http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/display_job/128839/Online_Content_Producer.html

Greenpeace is the leading independent environmental organization that utilizes bold action, cutting-edge research and creative communications to protect the Earth. We expose global environmental problems and promote the solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future. We investigate, document and expose environmental destruction in a peaceful manner and promote open, informed debate about society's environmental choices. To ensure our independence we do not accept donations from corporations or governments. To learn more about us, please visit our website at www.greenpeace.org
 

Greenpeace USA is hiring its next Online Content Producer to join our fast-paced, innovative, and dynamic Online Strategy team. Do you have experience writing content for websites and blogs? With using search engine optimization and Google Analytics to craft language and later evaluate its effectiveness? And do you love the idea of using your skills working with a collaborative, creative team to fight climate change and win victories for oceans and forests?

 

Greenpeace takes on some of the world's biggest corporations to stand up for a green future. And we win: Business Insider recently called our style of market-based campaigning "devastatingly effective." As the Online Content Producer, you would be on the frontlines of this strategy, using our websites to reach, educate and mobilize our supporters to take action.

 

We're looking for people with a feel for translating our campaigns into engaging readable content, who can think on their feet, track conversations to react and seize opportunities, and bring a passion for innovation and social change. If you think that's you, read on and apply.

 

This is a results-oriented position reporting to the Digital Platforms Manager. The Online Content Producer will be responsible for writing content for our website and blogs and procuring and editing content from other staff.

 

The position requires an intimate understanding of writing online content. It’s a great opportunity to work with an amazing team of professionals and implement the content strategy of one of the largest and most effective environmental organizations in the world.

 

The Online Content Producer’s duties and responsibilities will include the following elements:

 

- Create, develop and manage content for Greenpeace’s web sites, including our blog, writing new content and editing posts from other writers.

- Develop content strategy, identifying key audiences and SEO strategies.

- Work with our Social Media Manager on content promotion.

- Train Greenpeace staff on how to post content and online writing best practices.

- Gather and analyze website analytics data and tailor strategy and tactics based on this analysis.

- Respond to blog comments.

- Work across departments and with other international Greenpeace offices on major projects.

- Work cooperatively with a highly skilled and passionate team.

 

Requirements:

 

Successful applicants must possess these qualifications:

- 2-3 years writing content for, ideally but not necessarily, an advocacy organization

- Knowledge of Wordpress blogging platform and other content management systems

- Understanding of writing for search engine optimization

- Knowledge of Google Analytics

- Basic understanding of HTML

- Ability to work well in a collaborative, geographically distributed team

- Experience planning, managing and executing online content strategies

- Ability to write impactful and engaging campaign messaging that resonates with our membership

- Experience with graphic design and familiarity with programs such as: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.

- Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

- Ability to track and analyze online data across email, web and social media platforms.

 

Location:

The position will be based either in either Washington, DC or San Francisco, CA.

 

BENEFITS:

Greenpeace USA values a healthy work-life balance and has flexible, family-friendly employment policies. Our competitive benefits package for full-time employees includes medical, dental, and vision coverage with low contributions from staff. We have options for pre-tax flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care costs. Greenpeace employees enjoy generous 401K matching and time off for vacation, sick, personal, and parental leave. After five years, staff are eligible for a paid sabbatical. To encourage public transportation use and biking, we offer subsidies for staff who choose to bike or ride mass transit to work. Greenpeace is committed to the growth and development of staff and fostering a creative workplace culture. For more information, check out our benefits plan.

Commitment to Diversity: Greenpeace welcomes and values diversity of people, cultural experiences and perspectives. Through our campaigning, we create solutions that promote environmental sustainability rooted in social justice. Our mission is to create a diverse and inclusive work environment that is a reflection of the global campaigns and missions that we champion.

To Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to resumes@wdc.greenpeace.org. Please include the following in your cover letter: a specific explanation of your interest in Greenpeace’s mission and the available position and how you found out about this career opportunity. Please use the email subject line: Online Content Producer Position – YOUR NAME. Application deadline is November 14, 2014. No phone calls please.

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<![CDATA[Finance Internship 2015]]> http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/display_job/128838/Finance_Internship_2015.html

Intern with GREENPEACE USA

 

The Greenpeace Finance team is looking for an enthusiastic, responsible, detail-oriented intern to assist in the central role that the team plays in the organization. Being part of the Finance team means that we have the unique opportunity to be involved with all parts of the organization, be it Campaigns, Actions or Research, which can provide a useful overall insight into the inner workings of Greenpeace.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with vendors to ensure the completeness of W9 records.

  • Assisting with monthly reporting of CO2 usage.

  • Assisting with ongoing allocation of credit card expenses.

  • Assisting with Accounts Payable as required.

 

Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Ability to work in Excel

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Ability to pay attention to detail

  • Ability to work well independently

  • Strong online research skills

  • Commitment to non-violence as a means of affecting change and enthusiasm for protecting the environment.

 

Program Details:

Our spring internships start February 2nd and end May 8th. Interns are hired on a rolling basis but since certain positions are filled quickly, we encourage applicants to apply early. Part time and full time positions available. We are flexible with your schedule and can help you receive class credit. All internships are unpaid. Unfortunately Greenpeace cannot provide travel or housing.

 

Greenpeace strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, LGBTQ folks, people with disabilities, and members of other marginalized communities.

 

Apply now for a Greenpeace internship!  Go to: http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/en/about/jobs/internship/

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:34:04 GMT http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/display_job/128838/Finance_Internship_2015.html
<![CDATA[Data Analyst Internship 2015]]> http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/display_job/128837/Data_Analyst_Internship_2015.html

Intern with GREENPEACE USA

 

Do you want to join the fight for climate justice with the world’s largest independent environmental organization?

 

The Data Analyst Intern will work with the Decision Support Analyst to help evaluate and improve Greenpeace’s member recruitment and retention efforts. The Intern will collaborate mainly with the fundraising and online departments and will work on a wide range of problems. This role will bring analytical rigor and statistical analysis to challenges such as measuring an email and/or online campaign’s quality, optimizing donor retention and revenue, optimizing channels of membership growth, and building models of donor behavior.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Develop a deep understanding of the goals of teams/departments being supported

  • Write complex queries for pulling membership data out of all three data systems

  • Investigate Greenpeace’s past membership data to help paint a fuller picture of successes and failures.

  • Find patterns and trends in large datasets to identify best practices and aid program managers in decision-making

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a technical field

  • Experience working with and analyzing data

  • Experience with statistical software preferred (STATA, SPSS, R)

  • A self starter who can work independently

  • Naturally curious

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

What you gain from the internship:

 

  • Real world data and program analysis experience with the world’s largest environmental organization, Greenpeace!

  • References and a letter of recommendation upon completion of the internship

  • Experience using cutting-edge digital tools

  • An opportunity to explore a career in the non-profit sector, politics, community services, activism, and grassroots organizing

 

Program Details:

Our spring internships start February 2nd and end May 8th. Interns are hired on a rolling basis but since certain positions are filled quickly, we encourage applicants to apply early. Part time and full time positions available. We are flexible with your schedule and can help you receive class credit. All internships are unpaid. Unfortunately Greenpeace cannot provide travel or housing.

 

Greenpeace strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, LGBTQ folks, people with disabilities, and members of other marginalized communities.

 

Apply now for a Greenpeace internship!  Go to: http://www.greenpeace.org/usa/en/about/jobs/internship/

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<![CDATA[Greenpeace Spring Internship 2015]]> http://greenjobsready.com/jobs/display_job/128836/Greenpeace_Spring_Internship_2015.html

Build skills while making a difference!

Intern with GREENPEACE

 

Who is Greenpeace?  Greenpeace is the leading independent environmental campaigning organization that uses peaceful direct action and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and to promote solutions that are essential to a green and peaceful future.

 

Why intern with Greenpeace?

 

As a Greenpeace intern you can:

·                     Promote solutions to the global warming crisis

·                     Stop the destruction of the world's last ancient forests

·                     Empower consumers and shareholders to hold corporate polluters accountable

·                     And yes - save the whales!

 

A Greenpeace Internship is a great way to learn first-hand how an international environmental campaigning organization works. You’ll gain issue expertise, build valuable career skills and make connections.  In addition to job training, you’ll have the opportunity to take part in trainings such as corporate campaigning, non-violent direct action, media relations and grassroots outreach. You’ll get to meet awesome people and work alongside experienced staff in a casual, high-energy environment.

 

Apply now for a Greenpeace internship!  Go to: http://www.greenpeace.org/internships

Available Internships:

Global Warming, Toxics, Campaigns, Grassroots Organizing, Student Organizing, Activist Recruitment, Actions, Strategy, Media, Photography, Video, Online Organizing, IT Support, Human Resources, Data, Membership, and more! Visit our website for a full list and details on the specific tasks and requirements for each internship.

 

Locations:

Positions are available in Charlotte, Raleigh, Denver, Philadelphia, Portland, Seattle, Tampa, Washington, DC, and San Francisco, CA. Not all internships are available in all locations. Visit our website to see details on where each internship is offered.

 

Program Details:

Our spring internships start February 2nd and end May 8th. Part time and full time positions available. Each intern is trained and closely supervised by a member of the department to which they've been assigned. We are flexible with your schedule and can help you receive class credit. All internships are unpaid. Unfortunately Greenpeace cannot provide travel or housing.

Requirements:

Applicants must be over 18, but do not have to be current students. We’re looking for people with excellent verbal and written communications skills, strong online research skills, the ability to work well independently, commitment to non-violence as a means of affecting change and enthusiasm for protecting the environment. Visit http://www.greenpeace.org/internships for the qualifications required for each of the various positions.

 

Diverse perspectives and experience enhance the way Greenpeace selects and approaches issues, as well as the creativity and effectiveness of our campaigns. Greenpeace strongly encourages applications from women, people of color, and other under-represented communities.

 

Apply now for a Greenpeace internship!  Go to: http://www.greenpeace.org/internships

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