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Apr 3 / BARD CEP

Project Coordinator, Long Island Pine Barrens Society – New York

Organization: Long Island Pine Barrens Society

Position Title: Project Coordinator

Location: Riverhead, New York

Application Deadline: Position open until filled

Description: The Long Island Pine Barrens Society, a progressive, fast-paced environmental education and advocacy organization seeks energetic and motivated Project Coordinator. Position requires experience in writing, public relations, community organization and project management. Expertise in Microsoft Office products required. Applicant must have strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task. Exceptional analytical, listening and communication skills are essential.


  • Research environmental impact of development and/or conservation efforts including the analysis of media stories, development applications, environmental impact statements, and legislation
  • Develop, implement and evaluate educational and advocacy projects through print, radio and television
  • Prepare educational materials, letters to the editor, and coordinate rallies and other events
  • Support direct mail/print projects, including complex merges
  • Manage constituent data, including collection, entry and retrieval in member/donor database
  • Manage and answer public inquiries via telephone, email, at our website, and in person at events
  • Provide project and organizational fundraising support, including direct mail follow-up, newsletter assistance, database upkeep for incoming donations and member requests, and special event support
  • Support earned-media campaigns, including organizing press conferences and developing press releases
  • Manage social media outlets and campaigns


  • Demonstrated experience in planning, implementation & evaluation of community projects
  • Demonstrated knowledge of organizing strategies and planning
  • Experience working with coalitions and in a small office environment
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Proficient Internet Skills
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • The ability to handle a multitude of tasks and thrive under deadline pressure
  • Exceptional listening, communication and analytical skills
  • Willingness and desire to learn new skills and concepts

How to Apply: Send resume, cover letter & writing sample to: [email protected]; Applications without salary requirements will not be considered.

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