Project Analyst and Communications Specialist

Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR)

The Project Analyst and Communications Specialist will assist the 17-member LCCMR with its Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund project proposal and funding process as well as its project oversight responsibilities. Work is primarily conducted through information-gathering, evaluation of project work plans, and various communications and outreach activities.

Position Summary:

Assist the LCCMR in making recommendation for $50 million (current) annually for natural resource projects statewide, using various funding sources, primarily from the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (ENRTF).  Monitor funded projects for progress, compliance and outcomes. Develop and implement communications efforts to keep various audiences informed about the LCCMR process, the ENRTF, and the outcomes and accomplishments of funded projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

Demonstrated knowledge of environment and natural resources issues, experience with project planning and management, excellent verbal and written communications skills, and experience with traditional and social media strategy and implementation. Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences, communications, or a related field and three years of relevant experience.

This is an unclassified, non-partisan, benefits eligible position. The position is part time (75%) with potential to move to full-time. The salary classification range for 75% time starts at $43,600; starting salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. A complete position description is available at https://www.lccmr.leg.mn/about/employment/communications_2019/communications_description.pdf or call 651.296.2406 to request a copy.  For more information regarding LCCMR go to: https://www.lccmr.leg.mn/  

Submit resume and cover letter that must be received by 4:00 PM, Friday, March 29, 2019 via email to: lccmr@lccmr.leg.mn or mail to: LCCMR Project Analyst and Communications Specialist Search Committee, Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources, 65 State Office Building St. Paul, MN 55155. 

 

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