1. On behalf of the YCELP Director, manage all aspects of his work both within and outside of the Center including project management, research and logistical support, budget management, coordination with YCELP staff and partners, and management of student participation. 2. Perform substantial research, writing, and editing for the Director including proofreading content for publications, articles, and journals for content, style, grammar, and factual accuracy. 3. Envisions, creates and writes a wide variety of sensitive and high-level written materials. Tracks copy through various editing and production stages. 4. Develops and manages execution of comprehensive, strategic communications plan to promote and disseminate information to many stakeholders including the YCELP advisory board, donors and project partners. 5. Implements strategies for public relations efforts for the Director by providing research and logistical support including drafting talking points and carefully coordinating details of public appearances (e.g. keynote addresses, conferences, meetings, etc.). 6. Serves as liaison to partners both within and outside of the Yale School of the Environment including organizing, facilitating, and participating in meetings, conference calls, etc. 7. Oversees the Director's administrative support staff to ensure timely and proper completion of administrative tasks including travel booking, scheduling, expense reimbursement, etc. 8. Contributes to the design, organization, and maintenance of the Director's website. 9. Other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Superb interpersonal communication skills and demonstrated ability to communicate with varied stakeholder groups in a timely and appropriate manner. A mission-oriented approach to work characterized by strong motivation to excel under pressure.
Posting Position Title: Fellow, YCELP
Required Skill/ability 3: Robust research skills and ability to find and analyze materials in a comprehensive and systemic manner.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: YCELP Fellow
Required Skill/ability 1: Exceptional writing and communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Knowledge of, and keen interest in, environmental law and policy.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong organizational and analytical skills.
Internal Number: 62951BR
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