Opportunities & Jobs
Wildlife Conservation Society - Washington, DC â€” Apply by Aug 1
Work closely with project director to successfully complete objectives. Respond to telephone and email inquiries from organizations seeking grants through the program. Work to develop and publish a yearly request for proposals, field questions from applicants, process and catalog incoming grant proposals, and organize a process for their review with the assistance of a 11-member advisory committee.
Web Content manager for the Northeast Climate HUB
Durham, NH â€” Apply by July 5
Develop all aspects of the Northeast Climate HUBâ€™s online presence. Work closely with scientists, specialists, and support staff focused on adaptation and mitigation for agriculture and forest management in the Northeastern U.S. Assemble, edit and post web and social media content to a variety of web platforms, and social media platforms. Posting ID 167334.
Director North America Program
Wildlife Conservation Society - Bronx Zoo
Oversee the effective implementation of WCS field conservation in North America (marine and terrestrial) and facilitate application of WCS cross-cutting expertise e.g. species conservation, conservation planning, climate change adaptation, wildlife health.
Climate Change and Natural Resources Practice Team Lead
Engility - Alexandria, VA
The CNR Practice Team Leader manages a dedicated Headquarters team and supervises project Chiefs of Party. This position reports to the Business Area Director for Agriculture, Climate and Natural Resources (ACNR) and works in close collaboration with other ACNR Business Area team members, project partners, clients and other IRG Divisions. Regular international travel is required - occasionally with short notice and for extended periods.
Director, Indigenous and Traditional Peoples Program
Conservation International - Arlington, VA
Track global policy negotiations and decisions, including the implementation of in order to inform and advise Conservation International and its Country Programs on indigenous peoplesâ€™ policy positions, needs and rights related to biodiversity, protected areas, climate change adaptation and mitigation and the implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP)
Environmental and Climate Adaptation Specialists
Oversee and participate in evaluations, assessments, project designs and special studies. Conduct adaptation and biodiversity assessments and USAID Reg 216 environmental impact assessments. Design or supervise the design of performance evaluations and impact evaluations. Manage the design, quality, development and completion of all assessments, analytical reports and evaluations. Contribute substantively to the design and field testing of evaluation methodologies, data collection methods and protocols, including surveys, data verification techniques, and other technical evaluation and analytical tasks.
MFPP Development Director
Model Forest Policy Program (Telecommute)
Help build a great adaptation program through crafting and implementing a comprehensive development strategy that complements MFPPâ€™s business and strategic plans. The director will also continue build new critical relationships; lead MFPPâ€™s grant research, writing, and reporting efforts; and monitor and report programmatic outcomes.
CivicSpark is recruiting candidates for the 2015-16 service year.
Members will spend 11 months assisting California local governments in their response to climate change. All 48 members will have a chance to gain valuable practical experience, develop professional skills, and build a strong network while making a lasting impact in their communities.
Climate Leadership Awards
EPA - Apply by Sept 25
The Climate Leadership Awards is a national awards program that recognizes and incentivizes exemplary corporate, organizational, and individual leadership in response to climate change, and to honor and highlight leadership in addressing climate change by reducing carbon pollution and implementing adaptation planning initiatives. The Climate Leadership Awards Dinner takes place during the annual Climate Leadership Conference.
National League of Cities - 2015 Presentation Proposal Form
Apply to present at the November 2015 Congress of Cities conference in Nashville. If your presentation is selected, you will be contacted by an NLC staff member no later than September 1, 2015. If you do not hear from an NLC staff member by September 1, your proposal has not been selected for this conference but NLC will keep it on file for future reference.