Employment Opportunities at AGI

The American Geosciences Institute has two full-time positions open
currently. Please consider forwarding the two attached job ads on to
your new graduates or other potentially interested individuals.

The two positions are:

Policy Associate
Communications Manager

Full descriptions are both below and in the attached PDFs.

Regards,
Christopher Keane
Director, Communications and Technology
American Geosciences Institute

POLICY ASSOCIATE

The American Geosciences Institute, a non-profit federation of 48
geoscientific and professional associations, seeks a policy staff member
for the Critical Issues Program, a new initiative to improve the flow of
geoscience information to policy makers. This position offers
considerable scope to shape the development of the program.

Primary duties and responsibilities include: creating and maintaining a
web-based hub for relevant, timely, understandable geoscience
information on critical issues; developing content for the web site;
fostering communication between geoscientists, geo-engineers, and policy
makers by organizing forums, workshops, and other events; coordinating
publications; and providing support to member societies and the
geoscience community for policy-related activities.

The preferred candidate will have an M.S. or Ph.D. in the geosciences; a
strong, proven interest in promoting awareness and use of the
geosciences in the policy process; exceptional, demonstrable, written,
online, and oral communication and organizational skills; the ability to
work collaboratively. More information about the Geoscience Policy
Program at www.agiweb.org/gap/. Position will remain open until filled.
EOE.

Candidates should submit a cover letter with resume, salary
requirements, and the names and contact information of three references
(as one Word or PDF document) to jobs. Please specify. Policy
Associate. in the subject line. Inquiries only to govt.

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI), a non-profit federation of 48
geoscience societies, seeks a new Communication and Member Society
Services Manager to oversee the relationship between AGI and its
Members. This position will provide a wide range of opportunities for
the successful candidate to work with individuals from across the
wide-range of geoscience organizations.

Primary duties and responsibilities include: writing and disseminating
press releases and monthly updates on behalf of AGI and its member
societies; facilitating collaborative opportunity between geoscience
organizations; promoting and advertising both AGI and Member Society
programs and events via all sources of social media (Facebook, Twitter,
LinkedIn, and YouTube); Producing a quarterly online newsletter on the
happenings in the geoscience profession for society membership; and
coordinating AGI.s presence at domestic and international conferences.

The preferred candidate will have exceptional, and demonstrable, written
and oral communication and organizational skills, and a familiarity with
social media communications. A degree in the geosciences is strongly
preferred.

Candidates should submit a cover letter with resume, salary
requirements, and the names and contact information of three references
(as one Word or PDF document) to jobs. Please include
"Communications Manager" in the subject line. AGI is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.

PolicyAssociateAd.pdf

CommunicationsManagerAd.pdf

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