One Montgomery Green Inc, (OMG) a Maryland non-profit dedicated to promoting Montgomery County as a model sustainable community, is seeking applications for a program manager for approximately 20-40 hours per month. The program manager will be primarily responsible for the management and support of OMG’s four (4) existing projects and program.
Other duties may include helping to secure interesting and pertinent programs/projects for the general membership of One Montgomery Green on topics like “New Economy Workshops” to include Recycling, Reuse, Local Food, Community Gardening, Green Businesses, Composting, Green Living, Green Gifts, Alternative Transportation, Energy Efficiency, Green Building, Native Plant Landscaping, Stormwater Control, Green Jobs, and Dark-Skies Protection for example. The manager will assist in planning, coordinating details for social, annual and required meetings of One Montgomery Green, including, but not limited to Green Drinks, Clean-up and Shredding Events and annual One Montgomery Green Gala.
This position allows for significant interaction with the community and will focus on communicating/coordinating events and program information to the community and soliciting members through a developed strategy using the One Montgomery Green website and newsletter. Other tasks will include working with other environmentally friendly businesses, civic associations and organizations. Some grant and administrative work will be required.
The ideal candidate will have the following attributes/skills:
- Positive attitude, good organizational & interpersonal skills and a commitment to building
- Some computer skills required
- Some knowledge working with software applications like Constant Contact, MS Excel,
WordPress and MS Word will be a plus.
- Familiarity with social media platforms Facebook and Twitter
- Spanish language skill will be a plus