Turtle Island Restoration Network (TIRN) is an award-winning ocean conservation nonprofit organization with offices in California and Texas. For 30 years, TIRN has led the grassroots fight against extinction locally, nationally and internationally. We take on the big problems of the world’s oceans and watersheds — industrial fishing, climate change, pollution, and habitat loss — with a can-do attitude and highly motivated, passionate individuals.
TIRN is seeking a full-time Communications Specialist team member to join our fast-paced, innovative environmental organization and be a key part of our ocean and watershed conservation efforts.
This position is responsible for working with the Communications Manager to help guide the growth of TIRN brand awareness, engagement and support. This person will provide communications expertise across an array of marketing areas including strategy, advertising, media and insights. This position will help drive the execution of communications efforts as well as the day-to-day department needs. Under the direction provided by the Communications Manager, they will help develop and update a variety of communication and marketing digital and print materials including press releases, e-newsletters, brochures, ads, mailers, customer communications, web pages, posters, social media posts, and more.
This position may be remote or located on-site at our headquarters in Olema, California or at our office in Galveston, Texas.
Salary: $35,000 – $42,000 a year. Salary is commensurate with experience and comparable to other similar-sized nonprofit organizations.
Benefits: This is a full-time, non-exempt position. We offer a competitive benefits package including two weeks of vacation, health insurance, and 9 paid holidays and 4 floating holidays.
Location: The work can be performed remotely, with regular check-ins via phone and video conference, or on-site at our headquarters in Olema, California or our office in Galveston, Texas.
Hours: 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday. This position may require travel and occasional work on weekends and evenings.
How to Apply
Please send a letter of interest and resume in PDF format to Rebekah Staub at email@example.com. Use the subject line “Communications Specialist” followed by your name.
Applications are reviewed and filled on a rolling basis.
TIRN is an equal-opportunity employer. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC), women, and members of the LGBTQIA+ communities are highly encouraged to apply. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to meeting you!