Are you interested in learning, connecting, engaging with the multi-faceted groups, individuals, agencies and organizations working on biodiversity in New Brunswick? Do you like working with people, organizing meetings and events, and have experience in teamwork?

The NBEN (www.nben.ca) is a dynamic and innovative organization that functions as the New Brunswick environmental movement’s “central station” – a hub that serves to convene and connect people working on environmental issues in the province. We are currently looking for a motivated individual to fill the position of Biodiversity Programs Coordinator.

The ideal candidate will be well-organized, independent yet a good team player, will have experience in leading groups through consensus-based processes, and will be able to work in a multi-faceted environment where the digital interface is an integral part of the work.

Job responsibilities will include:
• Coordination of the New Brunswick Biodiversity Collaborative, a multi-stakeholder effort to address biodiversity by working together to enhance stewardship activities on the ground and provide a comprehensive approach to the protection of biodiversity in the province.
• Coordination of caucuses addressing topics related to biodiversity such as glyphosate spraying and forest management.

Requirements:
• At least three (3) years’ experience in program management resulting in strong organizational, planning, and management skills
• Strong leadership skills and inter-personal skills
• Experience in networks and partnerships
• Commitment to a career in the non-profit sector
• Excellent computer skills (including websites)
• Strong oral and written communications skills in English and French
• Driver’s license

Assets:
• Facilitation skills
• Experience in event organization
• Experience in the non-profit, environmental, and/or conservation sector
• Interest in or passion for biodiversity

Application deadline: August 2, 2019
Salary: $17-$20 per hour, depending on experience
Location: Moncton with occasional travel around New Brunswick.
Nature of job: Part-time contract, 15-20 hours per week, until March 31, 2020 with possibility of renewal.

Please send your resume and cover letter to annika.chiasson@nben.ca
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