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Employment Opportunities and RFPs

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.

Policy Manager – Part-Time
New Jersey Future is seeking a part-time motivated, policy-oriented individual who can work independently, take on expanding responsibilities, conduct qualitative and quantitative research, shape and articulate policy positions, and work with various stakeholders to develop consensus and advance land-use agendas.  The position’s primary initial focus will be on ensuring equitable and resilient land-use decisions in the face of storms and sea level rise.  Successful applicant must have a passion for planning, environmental sustainability, transportation, housing, and redevelopment issues and be skilled in and energized by communicating with others. Experienced practitioners and skilled individuals coming out of relevant masters’ programs are encouraged to apply.  Download the full job description. Send cover letter, resume, references, and writing samples to Marianne Jann  (njfutureatnjfuturedotorg)  . Posted Aug. 26, 2014.


Fall Internship
Identifying Combined-Sewer Communities That Have Stormwater Utilities – intern will select four communities about which to prepare case studies, using research that includes interviews, Census data, analysis of state and local regulations and other sources. Download the full description.  Posted Sept. 11, 2014.


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