Fellowship Term (13 months): May 2019 – June 2020
Strategic Energy Innovations (SEI) is seeking a dedicated individual, passionate about working in the non-profit sector, to provide 13 months of service as a full-time paid fellow for a cutting-edge organization focused on designing innovative solutions to address community climate, energy and resource efficiency goals. Working within SEI’s Nonprofit Leadership Fellowship, this candidate will have the opportunity to work with our Executive Director, Directors, Managers and others on our team, and will be focused on the multi-faceted implementation of SEI’s Marin School of Environmental Leadership (MarinSEL) program. This is a full-time temporary 13-month paid position, based out of our San Rafael, Marin County Office. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, with an intended mid-May start date (exact dates to be negotiated.) This position offers exceptional training and professional development and exposure in the areas of environmental/progressive education, climate/energy sustainability and non-profit fundraising/ management.
SEI is a non-profit organization based in San Rafael, Marin County. SEI is committed to actions that sustain our planet. We achieve this goal by partnering with community groups that are integral to local climate and energy solutions, such as housing providers, schools, colleges and universities, and municipal governments through funding from diverse federal, state, municipal, and foundation sources. Our staff works closely in a team-oriented environment supporting each other on projects and creatively developing new models and approaches. We're looking for a resourceful individual to join our team who enjoys leading and supporting multiple concurrent projects and has the ambition to grow with our organization. More details on our programs and services can be found at:
ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERSHIP
The Marin School of Environmental Leadership (MarinSEL) is a “school within a school” that combines the breadth and diversity of public education with the depth and integrated learning of project-based education. At MarinSEL, teachers guide students through inquiry-based projects where they apply theories from multiple disciplines to address real world environmental and social issues. Rigorous academics are united with field-based opportunities and service to community, building leadership skills as students become stewards of their environment. For more information visit www.thesel.org.
SUPPORT AREAS AND ASSOCIATED RESPONSIBILITIES
This fellow will work on planning and implementing cutting edge environmental education and resource efficiency programs, with exposure to key components of program design, promotion/ fundraising, implementation, reporting and evaluation:
The qualified candidate is highly skilled working across the Microsoft suite of office automation software (e.g.: MS Word, Excel, Power Point, etc). Qualified candidates will also evidence strong quantitative, written and verbal communication skills, in addition to the following:
This position offers an hourly rate of $18.00 per hour, medical benefits, paid vacation and sick time. Beyond monetary compensation, this fellowship affords the candidate significant technical skill and non-profit leadership skills development, fieldwork and networking opportunities.
This position requires applicants to perform the following tasks: Read/comprehend, write, perform calculations, communicate orally, reason and analyze, use fine finger movements, use a computer and mouse, sit, stand, walk, drive a motorized vehicle, carry and/or lift up to 40 pounds, reach above shoulder level, bend, squat, crouch, kneel, push/pull, grasp.
Email cover letter and resume to us at Jobs202@sei-inc.org. Please indicate in your cover letter your availability to start. Please put “NPLF MSEL” in the subject line of your email.
No phone calls, please. Strategic Energy Innovations is an equal opportunity employer.