The Ohio Environmental Council seeks a part-time contractor to direct Ohio Clinicians for Climate Action (OCCA) to assemble and activate medical clinicians who are committed to advocating on behalf of their patients for climate action. The contractor will serve as the organization’s liaison between OEC staff and clinician advocates in Ohio. The contractor will build relationships and network within medical professional associations of Ohio to build the membership of the OCCA. This position will work on a daily basis to turn clinicians into skilled public messengers conveying the importance of climate change as a public health issue.
Reporting to the Director of Climate Programs, the contractor will:
Ensure all communications are accurate, compelling, and advance our strategic plan. Effectively develop and work towards multiple aggressive goals. Translate broad goals into achievable steps. Plan and meet deadlines. Demonstrate initiative and work as a team player.Have a flexible and positive attitude. Approach work with the spirit of “’yes,” and adapt quickly to change.
Occasional travel, evening, and weekend work may be required for meetings with partners, donors, reporters/editorial boards, and for conferences.
This position is planned for two years with continuation dependant on funding. Hourly rate depends on experience and is competitive.
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