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EMPLOYMENT AT TAMPA BAY WATCH

Job Openings

 

 

Full-Time Membership Coordinator

Qualifications: The position requires two years of experience, preferably in nonprofit membership development, fundraising, marketing, communications and/or public relations. Additional talents and qualities should include strong public speaking experience, high-energy, self-motivation, hardworking, extremely organized, and the ability to effectively multitask. Computer experience should include Microsoft Office. Familiarity with donor databases such as eTapestry is a plus. Florida coastal ecosystems knowledge is helpful, but not required.

 

Education:

BA or BS degree preferred

 

Responsibilities:

The Membership Coordinator is a member of the Development Department and is primarily responsible for developing Tampa Bay Watch membership programs from maintaining current members, advancing current members to higher levels, and targeting prospective members.

  • Coordinate and process all new and renewing membership donations
  • Develop and implement donor campaigns and appeals including writing narratives
  • Manage membership recognition and benefits
  • Participate in community outreach and special events
  • Make public presentations to help drive membership opportunities
  • Cultivate new individual and corporate members
  • Research prospects and evaluate members who exhibit potential to increase their membership level
  • Mine current middle level members for potential elevation in membership level
  • Develop a strong understanding of program activities
  • Effectively communicate with members, donors, prospects, foundations, corporations, volunteers, and other partners

 

Salary & Benefits:

Starting salary is based upon experience. Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, vacation, holidays, and more. Retirement savings program is available.

 

Contact:

No phone calls please. ​​Send resume, supporting materials, and salary requirement to resumes@tampabaywatch.org.

 

 

Tampa Bay Watch Estuary EDventures Internship

Tampa Bay Watch seeks environmental education interns to assist the Estuary EDventures program with Tampa Bay area school field experiences and/or summer camps. Duties of successful applicants will include assisting in the implementation of Estuary EDventures program materials to local school groups and/or summer camps, assisting in service-learning habitat restoration projects, maintenance of educational materials and aquarium exhibits, and assistance with basic administrative duties.

 

Requirements:

• Seeking or have completed a degree in environmental studies/science, biology, or marine biology.

• Reliable, responsible, take initiative, and act in a professional and appropriate manner at all times.

• Comfortable in and around the water, handling marine animals, able to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted and capable of spending long hours in various conditions in the great Florida outdoors.

• Experience working with kids and/or aquarium exhibits a plus.

• Lifeguard and First Aid/CPR certifications are preferable.

Please review the schedule requirements below. Interested parties should send a completed resume and dates and times of availability to Jordan Findley.

 

Fall/Spring Internship Requirements:

Hours: Two weekdays, 9:00am – 2:00pm

Fall season: September – December (Send resume by: August 31)

Spring season: January – May (Send resume by: December 1)

 

Summer Internship Requirements:

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Summer season: June – August (Resumes accepted: February – May 1)

 

 

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