We’re Hiring!

Full-Time Project Coordinator

The Long Island Pine Barrens Society, a progressive, fast-paced environmental education and advocacy organization seeks energetic and motivated Project Coordinator. Position requires experience in writing, public relations, community organization and project management. Expertise in Microsoft Office products required. Applicant must have strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task. Exceptional analytical, listening and communication skills are essential. Environmental education and social media content creation experience is a plus.


Research environmental impact of development and/or conservation efforts including the analysis of media stories, development applications, environmental impact statements, and legislation

Develop, implement and evaluate educational and advocacy projects

Prepare educational materials, letters to the editor, and coordinate rallies and other events

Support direct mail/print projects, including complex merges

Manage constituent data, including collection, entry and retrieval in member/donor database

Manage and answer public inquiries via telephone, email, at our website, and in person at events

Provide project and organizational fundraising support, including direct mail follow-up, newsletter assistance, database upkeep for incoming donations and member requests, and special event support

Support earned-media campaigns, including organizing press conferences and developing press releases

Manage social media outlets and campaigns, develop content and evaluate metrics

General administration


Demonstrated experience in planning, implementation & evaluation of community projects

Demonstrated knowledge of organizing strategies and planning

Experience working with coalitions and in a small office environment

Expertise in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel

Proficient Internet Skills required

Demonstrated organizational skills and strong attention to detail

The ability to handle a multitude of tasks and thrive under deadline pressure

Exceptional listening, communication and analytical skills

Willingness and desire to learn new skills and concepts

Experience creating content for social media, cultivating a following, and managing a website a plus


$30,000 – $40,000. Commensurate with experience.


547 East Main Street, Riverhead, New York, 11901


Please send a cover letter and resume to jobsearch@pinebarrens.org.