Environmental Justice Manager- Stockton, CA
Organization: Catholic Charities, Diocese of Stockton
Position Title: Environmental Justice Manager
Location: Stockton, CA
1106 N. El Dorado Street, Stockton, California, 95202, United States
Hours and Compensation: Full time
Application Deadline: September 20, 2013
Start Date: September 30, 2013
Catholic Charities partners with others in advocating for justice and in assisting those in need by providing help for today and hope for tomorrow. Our Environmental Justice Project brings a unique Catholic voice to efforts to reduce air and water pollution and counter the effects of climate change, especially as they harm the poor and vulnerable.
Catholic Charities is currently seeking to hire a full-time manager for the Environmental Justice Project. This position manages the Environmental Justice Project and includes: providing overall direction and oversight for the Project; working closely with Diocesan and parish leaders to promote the work of the Environmental Justice Project; representing the Diocese on EJ issues in public policy venues; cultivating relationships with key allies and funders; providing education and training on environmental and environmental justice issues from a Catholic perspective.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in communication, political science, environmental studies or related field; experience managing environmental programs and a track record in fundraising, familiarity with the workings of the California legislative and regulatory processes, and an understanding and commitment to Catholic Social Teaching and the mission of Catholic Charities. (Ability to speak Spanish helpful.)
How to Apply
Send resume to: Environmental Justice Project, Catholic Charities, 1106 N. El Dorado Street, Stockton, CA 95202 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org