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Seasonal Community Outreach Coordinator - Boston, MA

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The Trustees of Reservations


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Published 12 days ago

March 15, 2021
March 13, 2021

The Opportunity:

The Boston Waterfront Initiative seeks additional help with community outreach for our exciting project to build a new, accessible, resilient, and welcoming public park at Piers Park III in East Boston. The Community Liaison will assist with an ongoing effort to engage a large cross-section of residents from East Boston and beyond in the Piers Park III design process. This a monthly contract position through at least October 2021, consisting of approximately 15 hours of work per week. Responsibilities will include making direct contact with residents, raising awareness of the project and upcoming meetings and events, soliciting feedback from residents, and serving as a point of contact for the community to The Trustees Boston Waterfront Initiative team. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with the East Boston neighborhood, connections to local organizations in East Boston, and fluency in Spanish. Creative implementation of outreach strategies virtual and otherwise will be key to success.

 

In This Role You Will:

  • Represent the Trustees at neighborhood meetings and events to promote the Piers Park III design process
  • Present One Waterfront vision and Piers Park 3 process in Spanish at Trustees-hosted events
  • Plan and execute strategies to attract relevant audiences from diverse groups (non-English speakers, neighbors, etc.) to community information sessions, events, and programs for both BWI overall and Piers Park III in East Boston 
  • Working with the Manager of Communications, devise and implement social media campaigns to raise awareness of BWI and specifically target East Boston residents for Piers Park III 
  • Working with the Manager of Communications, create online content that can be targeted and shared such as graphics and blog posts 
  • Lead and implement strategic canvassing campaigns of promotional materials/informational packets/brochures 
  • Communicate regularly with local leaders and partners to ensure feedback is integrated into the ongoing outreach and design processes 
  • Other duties as assigned

The Opportunity:

The Boston Waterfront Initiative seeks additional help with community outreach for our exciting project to build a new, accessible, resilient, and welcoming public park at Piers Park III in East Boston. The Community…

Details at a glance

  • Part Time Schedule
  • Temporary

Benefits

Compensation:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience.

 

About The Trustees 

The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and preservation organization. Today, the places we care about are going fast, and the forces undermining them, including climate change, are moving faster. Our passion is to protect and share with everyone the irreplaceable natural and cultural treasures under our care. We are funded and supported entirely by our visitors, supporters, volunteers, and more than 60,000 member households. 

 

The Trustees has been featured in the Top 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts for six consecutive years. 

 

In addition to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, The Trustees aims to create a thriving, inclusive workplace that values each member of its team. We aspire to reflect and effectively serve the residents and communities of Massachusetts who are at the core of our mission. 

 

The Trustees is a signer of the Boston Women’s Workforce Council and a Member of the Boston College Center for Work and Family. 

 

We kindly request that you do not call to inquire about the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted. 

Compensation:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience.

 

About The Trustees 

The Trustees is one of Massachusetts’ largest non-profits and the nation’s first conservation and…

Level of Language Proficiency

Qualifications:

  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Demonstrate local connections within East Boston
  • Ability to present at public meetings
  • Ability to hit participation goals for project engagement
  • Willingness and ability to make direct contact with neighbors
  • College degree not required
  • Prior demonstrated success in outreach and/or organizing work desired

 

Other:

  • Evening and weekend work will be required


Qualifications:

  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Demonstrate local connections within East Boston
  • Ability to present at public meetings
  • Ability to hit participation goals for…

Location

On-site
Boston, MA

How to Apply

Please apply online via The Trustees website linked here.

Please apply online via The Trustees website linked here.

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