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West Virginia Rivers Coalition (WV Rivers) serves as the statewide advocate for clean water and healthy streams for all to enjoy. WV Rivers is seeking a Communications Coordinator to join our dedicated and talented team. This is a full-time position with benefits, and operates remotely within West Virginia.
The primary function of the Communications Coordinator is to work closely with staff to execute external communications strategies across programs and campaigns including water policy, climate, public lands and regional watershed advocacy. The ideal candidate has experience using digital media platforms, strong written communication skills, and interest in encouraging citizen advocacy to protect water resources.
Desired Experience and Attributes:
The salary range for this coordinator-level position is $32,000 – $37,000 and is dependent upon experience and qualifications. Higher qualified and experienced candidates may be considered for elevated manager-level responsibilities and compensation scale of $37,000 – $42,000. WV Rivers offers a competitive benefits package that includes 80% employer-paid health insurance, beginning paid leave of up to 35 days annually, an
employer contribution to a retirement plan, and a telework stipend. This is a full-time, exempt position.
How to apply
Please submit your cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Position will be open until filled, with consideration of candidates beginning March 10.
About West Virginia Rivers Coalition
WV Rivers is the statewide voice for water-based recreation and clean, drinkable, swimmable, and fishable rivers and streams–from the headwaters to wherever water flows in West Virginia. We’re also the West Virginia state affiliate of the National Wildlife Federation and a licensed program of Waterkeeper Alliance.
WV Rivers aspires to be an inclusive multicultural organization that celebrates the rich dimensions of diversity such as race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, age, physical abilities, religious and political beliefs. Diversity at WV Rivers translates into understanding and valuing all perspectives in order to fully accomplish our mission and vision for clean water for all. Candidates must share a commitment to fostering values of diversity, inclusion, equity in justice in all aspects of our programming and advocacy.