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Fjord Trail Program Assistant

Position Title

Fjord Trail Program Assistant

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have non-profit experience that includes grant administration and reporting, excellent attention to detail, organization and communication skills. Must be adept with social media, Microsoft Suite and ability to successfully manage and move forward multiple priorities.

Background

Scenic Hudson preserves land and farms and creates parks that connect people with the inspirational power of the Hudson River, while fighting threats to the river and natural resources that are the foundation of the valley’s prosperity.

Our work is guided by our vision for the region: The Hudson Valley is a community of informed and engaged citizens working to make the region a model of vibrant riverfront cities and towns linked by inviting parks and trails, beautiful and resilient landscapes, and productive farms.

Primary Responsibilities

Scenic Hudson seeks part-time administrative support for a major trail project currently in development. Responsibilities include: contract administration, drafting and updating of social media and website, writing and assisting with the grant applications, planning and executing meetings for committees and community gatherings.

The position is available immediately and initially will be 2-3 days per week. Hours/days per week will increase as the project develops. Please send cover letter with salary requirements, resume and a brief writing sample (1-2 pages) to: tandersen@scenichudson.org. No phone calls please.

Scenic Hudson is an EOE promoting cultural diversity and excellence.