search
Home > Eastern Connecticut jobs > Eastern Connecticut administrative/office

Posted: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:14 AM

Reply

Reforest The Tropics (RTT), a small but growing non-profit organization, based in Mystic CT is currently searching for a part-time Office Manager position. This position will have the opportunity to grow with the organization, both in terms of weekly hours and scope of responsibilities. To begin the position will require 20 hours per week with the goal of expansion to a full-time position.

Organizational Background: Reforest The Tropics is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to mitigation of climate change by planting the world’s most powerful forests for carbon capture and long-term storage. RTT has planted over 500 acres of carbon-capturing forest in Costa Rica and hopes to expand its program to other countries in the near future. The RTT program is unique in its design and operations and represents a viable solution to the climate change crisis. The newest member of the Reforest The Tropics team will enjoy the opportunity to help the organization grow as a leader in sustainability services and cement his/her position as a leader in an exciting and worthy program.
The incumbent will report to the Executive Director.

Essential Responsibilities
Management of Forestry Records
Bookkeeping (including accounts payable and international transfers)
Clerical Duties
Inventory Management and Purchasing
Scheduling
Social Media Management and Brand Building
Grant Finance Tracking

Additional Responsibilities (may be applied based on incumbent’s interests, skills, and workload)
Project Management
Communications
Website Editing and Management
Donor Engagement and Recruitment
Travel

Qualifications
Some Higher Education (Bachelor’s Degree preferred)
Proficiency in Spanish
Interest and knowledge of Sustainability/Climate Change
Fluency in social media
Experience with QuickBooks or similar bookkeeping system
Demonstrated ability in organizational skills
Facility with Microsoft Office programs

Interested candidates should submit a Cover Letter, Resume, and two professional References to info@reforestthetropics.org

• Location: Eastern Connecticut

• Post ID: 18639783 newlondon
newlondon.backpage.com is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017 backpage.com