ECOS is looking for an administrative assistant to manage our office, staff our front desk and help the Executive Director and senior staff on important projects.
Our ideal candidate will have an outgoing personality, a can-do attitude and an appetite for learning about everything from conference planning to graphic design. You will keep the trains running on time, identify challenges diplomatically and help solve them creatively. If you’re interested in environmental issues, this is a great opportunity to learn more about state environmental agencies and their missions, and how they work with EPA, Congress, and other federal agencies.
To apply for this position, email a resume and a formal cover letter with the subject line “Application for Assistant” to email@example.com by 5:00 pm Eastern on September 7, 2018. The position will remain open until filled. For more information about the position, see here.
Intern and Law Clerk- currently accepting resumes for Fall 2018 (unpaid)
Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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