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Huron Pines is hiring two new full-time positions that will be based out of our new Alpena office:

-Coastal Project Manager
-Communications Associate

Read more about how to apply and download full position descriptions below.

Coastal Project Manager

Location: This position is based in Alpena, Michigan, with work taking place across the entire region of the Northeast Lower Peninsula and some state-wide travel.

Reports To: Associate Director

Position Summary: Huron Pines is seeking a self-motivated, open-minded and creative individual that brings a diverse perspective and strong problem-solving skills. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of project coordination across multiple stakeholders and the ability to integrate science into conservation planning while helping to develop and implement meaningful habitat restoration programs. This is a leadership position that will also supervise at least two seasonal staff and be responsible for the implementation of the Huron Pines Coastal Invasive Species Network.  The role of the Coastal Project Manager is to provide leadership in native ecosystem protection and restoration by identifying and prioritizing projects, coordinating programs and finding the resources necessary to conserve natural ecosystems. Partner collaboration, community engagement and furthering Huron Pines knowledge and impact in natural resource management is a fundamental component of this position. It requires attention to detail, intuitive thinking, strong written communication and computer skills, and the ability to proactively work with staff and community members to achieve goals.

View the full position description with qualification requirements here.

Applications are due by November 8, 2019. Interviews with top candidates will be conducted in November 2019. Huron Pines anticipates this position to start in January 2020.

To apply, please send an email indicating the position you are applying for, along with a cover letter, resume and three references in PDF format to Jennie Zoll, Director of Finance and Administration at jennie@huronpines.org.

Communications Associate

Location: This position is based in Alpena, MI with work taking place across the entire region of the Northeast Lower Peninsula and occasional state-wide travel.

Reports To: Marketing Director

Position Summary: Huron Pines is seeking a self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate will have experience writing press releases, social media posts, blog posts and email newsletters as well as experience managing events, communications calendars and marketing campaigns. The Communications Associate will develop content across multiple communications channels to raise awareness for Huron Pines, increase supporter engagement and inspire action. The Communications Associate will develop and execute communications and marketing strategies in print and on the web to reach donors, volunteers, funders and partners across Michigan. The position will also support fundraising and development efforts.The Communications Associate is expected to be engaged and active within the community and the region, building relationships and partnerships that promote Huron Pines and our mission.

View the full position description with qualification requirements here.

Applications are due by November 8, 2019. Interviews with top candidates will be conducted in November 2019. Huron Pines anticipates this position to start in January 2020.

To apply, please send an email indicating the position you are applying for, along with a cover letter, resume and three references in PDF format to Jennie Zoll, Director of Finance and Administration at jennie@huronpines.org.