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Policy Advocate

Southampton NJ

The Pinelands Preservation Alliance (PPA) seeks a highly motivated individual for the position of Policy Advocate. This position will lead PPA’s work in monitoring and taking action on significant development and regulatory issues arising within, or affecting, the New Jersey Pinelands.  PPA is an advocacy and public education organization founded in 1989 to protect and enhance the natural and historic resources of the New Jersey Pinelands. More information about PPA is available at www.pinelandsalliance.org.

The person filling this position must be able to assimilate and apply complex regulatory programs, scientific information, and technical data to specific development matters and policy proposals. Attention both to detail and to the big picture is essential. This position requires frequent interaction with the public and with government officials, and the Policy Advocate will be able to interact with a range of citizens and officials in a positive and respectful manner while advancing PPA’s mission and positions. Public speaking is an important element of this job, as are evening meetings and occasional weekend events.

This is a full-time, salaried position with medical, retirement and other benefits, based at the main offices of PPA in Southampton, New Jersey.

 

Applicants should email a letter of interest and resume in pdf format to carleton@pinelandsalliance.org. The search closes on July 6, 2018.

Posted May 16, 2018



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