The AMS Resource Group for Environmental Awareness
“Eco Advocacy” Coordinator.
Eco Advocacy (EA) Coordinator
A new and exciting leadership role to organize events and initiatives geared towards structural, large-scale societal change for sustainability and environmentalism!
Key areas of responsibility
Hosts EA meetings once a week and sets the agenda for them.
Coordinates a team that plans and executes initiatives and events in the frame of macro-scale issues and societal change (e.g. organizing/joining rallies, petitions, applying pressure for change in businesses and organizations)
Works with outreach and events coordinators, as well as the co-chairs, to ensure events planning and funding go smoothly.
Keeps documentation of event planning process, to facilitate future initiatives planning.
Communicates with members and execs throughout individual event planning processes to ensure a flow of information and updates.
Keeps track of similar events organized by UBC and Vancouver-based groups, and provides them in an accessible format to the membership.
Full-time or part-time UBC student.
Ability to commit to weekly hour long meetings.
Passionate about environmental issues, especially on scales of community action and advocacy.
Initiative in planning events to help make society greener.
Organization and communication skills are an asset.
Approximately 2-4hrs a week minimum, can be greater depending on your involvement.
If you are interested, send a small summary of your experience and why you’d be a good fit for the position to email@example.com, with “EA Coordinator Application” in the subject.