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Various Positions, EarthJustice (Various Locations)

At Earthjustice, we are driven by a passion for justice—for people and for the environment, by a belief that we can accomplish more in genuine partnership with others, and by a commitment to excellence and strategic action.

As the premier nonprofit environmental law organization, Earthjustice is uniquely qualified to deliver sweeping, on-the-ground results that make a real difference in our environment and our communities. We work through the courts on behalf of thousands of groups, supporters and citizens to take on the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change. We are here because the Earth needs a good lawyer.

Positions available:

Associate Attorney (Alaska)

Executive Assistant/Development Assistant (San Francisco)

Individual Gifts Officer (San Fran.)

Communications Intern (San Fran.)

Communications Intern (Washington, D.C.)

Policy and Legislation Intern (Washington, D.C.)

Litigation Assistant (Washington, D.C.)

Litigation Assistant (Philadelphia)

Managing Attorney (San Fran.)

Office Assistant (D.C.)

Office Manager (San Fran.)

Bilingual Press Secretary (San Fran.)

Project Attorney (Florida)

Senior Development Officer, Major Gifts (NYC)

Staff Attorney, Int’l Program (San Fran., D.C.)

Volunteer/Pro Bono Attorney (NYC, Philadelphia)

View all the positions here.

Sustainability Director, California State University East Bay

Reporting to the Provost, the Director of Sustainability will be responsible for  managing campus sustainability efforts, developing a comprehensive sustainability plan and  oversee the establishment of and then direct a Center for  Sustainability for the California State University East Bay. The assignment includes, but is not limited to the following: develop short and long-term goals for the campus that comply with existing and future policy directives from the Chancellor’s Office; maintain a formal Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Climate Action Plan; coordinate activities associated with the campus’ membership with the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). The incumbent will also be responsible for coordination and tracking of data related to the program; provide workshops and individual support to faculty seeking to integrate sustainability into course curriculum as well as provide outreach and guidance to academic programs, administrative units and Associated Students on integrating initiatives designed to fulfill the shared strategic commitment on sustainability.

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Director, Research Department, Global Footprint Network (Oakland, CA)

As a director, this position works closely with Global Footprint Network’s President, CEO and the other department directors to drive the success of the organization. S/he is also responsible for the effective performance and contribution of the Research Department. S/he directly reports to the President. For more information, click here.

Various job openings, Pisces Foundation (San Francisco, CA)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Feb. 21, 2014

The Pisces Foundation will be hiring two Program Officers to lead our environmental education and water work. 

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Assistant, PowerSave Campus Energy Program, Alliance to Save Energy (Oakland, CA)

The Alliance to Save Energy is seeking a full-time  Associate to assist with implementation of its PowerSave Campus Program.  The Associate will work in the Alliance’s Oakland, CA office.  Headquartered in Washington, DC, the nonprofit Alliance to Save Energy  promotes energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment, and greater energy security.

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Program Consultant, Climate and Land Use Alliance (San Francisco, CA)

Deadline: Dec. 15th, 2013

CLUA seeks an exceptional individual to help implement the grant-making strategy of its Global Initiative Team. This position will work closely with grantees to achieve strategic outcomes.The Climate and Land Use Alliance (CLUA) is a philanthropic partnership, with five member foundations – ClimateWorks, the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, and Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. Margaret A. Cargill Foundation aligned in 2012. Learn more/apply.

Supply Chain Sustainability Systems Program Manager, Google (Mountain View, CA)

As part of Google’s Sustainable Supply Chain team you will be responsible for ensuring that products manufactured within Google’s supply chain are done so in accordance with human rights standards, environmental regulation and Google’s standards of business conduct. Learn more.

Environment Program Fellow, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation (Menlo Park, CA)

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, based in Menlo Park, California, seeks a Fellow for its Environment Program. This is a two-year term position. A Hewlett Foundation Fellowship allows an individual to enrich his or her understanding of philanthropy and of specific subject matter by engaging in all phases of grantmaking in the Foundation’s areas of interest. Over a two-year term, Fellows are assigned to one of the Foundation’s four programs or to its Effective Philanthropy Group, which supports strategic grantmaking, giving them the opportunity to learn from staff across the organization and from each other. Fellows work closely with a program/group’s staff to help implement its projects and ongoing grantmaking activities. Learn more.

Environmental Scientist/Program Coordinator, Pomona College (CA)

Review of Applications begins Nov. 1st, 2013

Environmental Scientist and Program Coordinator, Environmental Analysis Program, Pomona College Pomona College seeks to hire a senior environmental scientist as a tenured faculty member in the Environmental Analysis Program. Because of the intensely interdisciplinary nature of the program, we are looking for a dynamic colleague whose teaching and research demonstrate their ability to contribute across the humanities, sciences, and social sciences at one of the nation’s premier undergraduate liberal-arts programs.

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Natural Resource/Agricultural Economist, EarthInnovations.Org (San Francisco)

Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Economist will conduct policy and economic analysis in support of state and national-level strategies to support the transition to a Low Emissions Rural Development model. The Economist will focus work in select tropical regions delivering innovative, quantitative and original research in support of inter-disciplinary solutions to challenges of environmental sustainability and natural resource scarcity. The Economist will contribute to Earth Innovation Institute¹s work under the ³Forests, Farms, and Finance Initiative² currently focused on Central Kalimantan, Brazil (Mato Grosso) and Colombia and the ³Southern NGO Alliance² focused on Brazil, Mexico (Chiapas) and the Peruvian Amazon. Learn more. Please send cover letter referencing Job# 2307FHDCN13, curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 referencestojobs@earthinnovation.org . Please reference Job# 2307FHDCN13 in the subject line of the email.