Local environmental organization Neighbors Allied For Good Growth (NAG) is currently hiring for a full-time Environmental Justice Program Manager. For one of their most well-known projects, NAG created an online interactive ToxiCity Map, to map out environmental conditions in the neighborhood for all to see. They also do a lot of community advocacy, soil testing and sustainability outreach. Continue reading
Greenpointers.com is seeking a freelance News Editor. This position is paid via a monthly stipend. You will be responsible for keeping up with local news and creating original short blog posts, 3-5 times a week. Must be detail oriented, highly knowledgable about Greenpoint, Brooklyn and have a great personality and fun writing style.
Qualified candidates email the following to editor (at) Greenpointers.com:
Subject line: News Editor (Your Name)
In the email write in one sentence why you are the perfect candidate.
Include a brief bio and links to writing samples.
Do you love Greenpoint and want to contribute to the community in a positive way by working for a well respected and popular local blog? Greenpointers is hiring!!!
News Editor / Blog Manager
Can you write well researched, informative and fun blog posts (on the fly), manage a team of talented editors and contributors, while managing the day to day upkeep of a WordPress blog? Are you self-motivated, Greenpoint-obsessed, extremely organized and impeccably detailed? You know who you are! (Monthly Stipend, Immediate Hire)
Think Jonathan Schwartz’s Frank Sinatra Fridays – light, fun and creative blog posts for reading over a cup of coffee in McGolrick/Winthrop Park. You can get weird because it’s the weekend! (2 Posts/Weekend – Saturday & Sunday, Pay Per Post) Here I am really looking for creative and unique content in all types of media.
Local Ad Sales
Do you know all the local business owners by name and sincerely want them to succeed? Advertising is a crucial component of Greenpointers’ mission not only because the revenue funds our website and pays our writers, but because we directly promote small businesses that make our neighborhood awesome and give jobs to our friends! (Commission, Immediate Hire)
To apply email greenpointers (at) gmail [dot] com.
In the subject line write: YOUR NAME + POSITION.
In the body of the email write a short statement on why you are a great fit for the position. Include a resume or link to a website.
Greenpointers.com is growing and we need some help and expertise.
Intern: Unpaid, 3-5 hrs/week. Ideal candidate should be familiar with WordPress, Social Media & Greenpoint. Responsibilites include basic administrative tasks, photo editing, posting, organizing. Email resume with INTERN-YOURNAME to greenpointers (at) gmail.com
Event Producer: Commission-based, Greenpointers.com is dedicated not only to promoting local events, but creating them. We have successfully hosted classes, markets, fundraisers, art events, community walks and parties at local venues. Candidate should have experience working in event planning and the ability to develop and implement a full schedule of classes and events for Greenpointers.com, while creating partnerships with local promoters, organizations and businesses. Email resume with EVENTPRODUCER-YOURNAME to greenpointers (at) gmail.com
Music Event Contributor: Unpaid, Greenpointers.com consistently receives press passes to ALL music events and festivals and needs a writer/photographer who is passionate and knowledgable about the local music scene to attend events (for free) and write about them. While there is no budget to pay contributors at this time, you can link to your website to take advantage of the considerable amount of traffic Greenpointers.com receives. Email greenpointers (at) gmail.com with MUSICCONTRIBUTOR-YOURNAME to [email protected]