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Employment Opportunities and RFPs

Employment Opportunities

Planning and Policy Associate
ew Jersey Future is looking for a thoughtful, motivated, planning- and policy-oriented individual to join the organization as a planning and policy associate. The successful candidate will be someone skilled in and energized by coordinating, communicating and working with others to develop consensus, and who can conduct qualitative research and shape and articulate policy positions. S/he must have a passion for planning, cities, water infrastructure, environmental sustainability, and related issues such as transportation, housing, and redevelopment. Download the full job descriptionThis is an entry-level position; recent graduates of relevant bachelor’s and master’s programs are encouraged to apply. Interested and qualified candidates should send a resume, cover letter and brief writing sample to Marianne Jann  (njfutureatnjfuturedotorg)  . Posted Oct. 20, 2014.

Outreach and Development Director
New Jersey Future is seeking a dynamic, organized self-starter to direct and implement corporate outreach, sponsorship and fundraising activities. The ideal candidate will have strong people skills, a talent for corporate relationship-building, a passion for the issues New Jersey Future cares about, and some experience in sales, marketing or fundraising.  Download the full job description.  Interested and qualified candidates are invited to send a resume, cover letter and brief writing sample to Marianne Jann  (njfutureatnjfuturedotorg)  . Posted Sept. 18, 2014.

Requests for Proposals

Best Practices for Combined-Sewer Overflow Long-Term Control Plans
New Jersey Future seeks a consultant to research and assemble best practices and relevant model RFPs to serve as resources for the 21 New Jersey cities that will need to develop long-term control plans for their combined-sewer systems. Download the RFP. Posted Oct. 16, 2014; deadline for sumission of proposals is Oct. 31, 2014.


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