The Galveston Bay Foundation is seeking an Advocacy Programs Manager to lead its efforts in executing diverse programs that engage community members as active participants in the health of Galveston Bay. The position manages important advocacy and outreach programs and campaigns, particularly those aimed at evaluating the health of Galveston Bay and ensuring Galveston Bay waters are fishable and swimmable. The position is heavily focused on water quality initiatives aimed at reducing fecal bacteria from both point and non-point sources. The Advocacy Manager must maintain broad, current knowledge of the water quality issues of Galveston Bay to inform and guide the direction of programs and be poised to respond to immediate and acute threats to Galveston Bay’s water health, including man-made and natural disasters. As a leader on GBF’s Advocacy and Outreach team, the Manager helps plan and guide programming, administers grant funding, and oversees community engagement staff. For a full job description, including duties and qualifications, please visit galvbay.org. To apply, email resume and cover letter to [email protected] by Friday, November 8, 2019, and reference the position title in the subject line.
The Galveston Bay Foundation is seeking an enthusiastic outdoor educator to serve on an as-needed basis, aiding our Environmental Education Team in delivering GBF’s youth environmental education programs. The goal of these programs is to instill knowledge and appreciation of the Galveston Bay ecosystem, inspire participants to break down barriers and open themselves up to new experiences, and empower students to become life-long advocates for a resilient Galveston Bay. Selected educator will have an opportunity to choose from a list of multiple dates during the school year. Most dates require a full day commitment during the work week, and hours will vary depending on scheduled events. Educators can expect to work 10-30 hours/week during the fall and spring months and less during the winter months. View the full job description at galvbay.org. To apply, email resume and cover letter to [email protected] by October 1, 2019.
The Galveston Bay Foundation is seeking a full-time Staff Accountant to perform essential accounting duties as well as billing and financial reporting to support operations and programs and ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). A significant function of this position involves the careful preparation, submittal, and tracking of invoices for GBF’s reimbursable grants. For a detailed job description, including duties, qualifications, requirements, and compensation, visit galvbay.org.