Program Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time



Start Date


Application Deadline



29 Elk Street
United States


Parks & Trails New York seeks a Program Coordinator to work on a variety of projects that support New York’s network of parks and trails. The Program Coordinator reports to the Parks Program Director and assists with coordinating major statewide events and advocacy efforts, as well as supporting the grant program for park and trail organizations. The Program Coordinator is a vital member of our team and has the opportunity to work on important environmental issues with organizations across the state.


Key Responsibilities

·        Coordinate and implement events, including the annual statewide I Love My Park Day and advocacy days

·        Assist with management of grants program, participate in the review process

·        Communications and outreach related to the grants program, including webinars and presentations, webpages, social media, print and electronic newsletters, reports, and other publications and promotions

·        Support communications efforts, including regular newsletters

·        Facilitate information sharing and networking among local park and trail groups to strengthen these organizations, including organizing regional and state meetings

·        Advocate among opinion leaders and decision makers for funding for parks and trails, as well as for other programs and policies that support their promotion, protection and enhancement

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Cover letter and resume are both mandatory. Applications received without both will be automatically discarded.