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JOB #R2102689

Community Outreach Specialist, Energy Efficiency - New York

Community Outreach Specialist, Energy EfficiencyNew York, New York

Job Description

We are currently seeking a full-time Community Outreach Specialist to join our Energy Efficiency team to provide critical program outreach and education services for a New York City based program. The Outreach Specialist will support a City- sponsored program, which creates healthier buildings, improves localized air quality in communities, spurs economic development, and reduces the City’s carbon emissions by improving building’s energy efficiency through building upgrades.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct outreach in specific New York City neighborhoods to educate small multi-family, non-profit and commercial building owners about energy efficiency and carbon reduction opportunities by participating in and hosting community events, developing relationships and collaborating with a variety of community-based organizations

  • Support the development and implementation of unique outreach strategies that we develop in collaboration with our community partner organizations including email or mail campaigns, neighborhood office hours, canvassing, and events

  • Recruit program participants and provide education about energy efficiency measures and project financing options

  • Establish and foster relationships with building owners, community partners, and other stakeholders to identify and coordinate resources and program offerings

  • Provide progress reports, and meet regularly with supervisory staff to discuss progress, goals, and outreach opportunities

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Ability to conduct in-person energy efficiency and clean energy program outreach in Central Brooklyn and Northern Manhattan

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas, orally and in writing, in a clear and accessible way

  • Ability to work effectively both as an individual and a team member

  • Ability to establish, cultivate and maintain relationships with many different types of individuals and groups promoting inclusion and respect

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • At least one year of prior experience working as a community or outreach organizer in NYC strongly preferred

  • Strong commitment and interest in promoting sustainability, clean energy, and NYC’s carbon reduction goals and programs

  • Interest in serving and supporting low-income residents and neighborhoods

  • Experience working with organizations in the NYC non-profit industry

  • Fluency in oral and written Spanish

  • Experience in energy efficiency, clean energy, or sustainability industry

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

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