Shared Mobility Outreach Communication Specialist
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For potential Spring/Summer hiring:
About ICF - Transportation PortfolioICF is a global consulting firm that makes big things possible for our clients. ICF’s Transportation Portfolio specializes in addressing complex planning, policy, and program issues at the nexus of transportation and the environment, energy, and communities. ICF offers solutions that support sustainable transportation decisions, addressing mobility, safety, environmental, social, and economic effects of transportation. Our work includes strategic planning, research, policy analysis, outreach, training, and program evaluation for Federal, State, and local governments, including the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the Transportation Research Board (TRB), State transportation and environmental agencies, and metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs).
ICF is seeking a Shared Mobility Outreach Specialist to conduct targeted employer and partner outreach to encourage organizations to implement employee commute programs that promote the use of green transportation modes such as ridesharing, transit, biking, walking and telework. The outreach performed by the Shared Mobility Outreach Specialist is part of the 511NY Rideshare program, which is a transportation demand management program (TDM) sponsored by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT). The specialist will be trained and have shadowing opportunities before becoming responsible for contacting and meeting with potential partners regarding the implementation of sustainable transportation services offered through 511NY Rideshare.
The Shared Mobility Outreach Specialist should have a general background or interest in sustainable transportation, especially changing travel behaviors through transportation demand management or sustainable transportation strategies, excellent written and oral communication skills, and strong inter-personal skills. Having taken classes about transportation planning or sustainable transportation a plus, as well as having an interest in exploring new technologies or new mobile apps in application of the TDM program. You will be expected to work as part of a virtual team to execute tasks that support the delivery of accurate, timely, and high-quality products and services. These tasks may include supporting marketing or technology development efforts. This position offers the potential for advancement. This position will be based in Long Island, NY.
- Prospecting and following up with potential business partners
- Attending on-site outreach events and meetings with program partners
- Preparing correct and on time activity reports on a weekly and monthly basis.
- Supporting performance measures and reporting administrative efforts
- Drafting and executing presentations
Qualifications & Professional Skills:
- Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Sustainability, Environmental Science, or related subject. Minimum GPA of 3.0
- Skilled in spreadsheets, presentations, and word document
- Strong written and oral communications skills
- Able to work well in teams, both in-person and virtually
- Ability to work on multiple projects under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
New York, NY (NY18)