Pulitzer Center seeks Congo Basin outreach coordinator [Worldwide]

Posted on Dec 3, 2021 in Specialized Topics

Experienced environmental journalists can apply.

The Pulitzer Center is seeking an outreach coordinator in the Congo Basin region to support the reach and efficacy of its international climate and rainforest programs. As a part of the rainforest outreach and education team, this position will work to connect two main Pulitzer Center initiatives on the rainforest regions: The Rainforest Journalism Fund (RJF) and the Rainforest Investigations Network (RIN).

The part-time outreach coordinator will be charged with developing sustained relationships with cultural, social and media institutions within the region. The coordinator will help to implement effective and culturally appropriate outreach programs inspired by the Pulitzer Center model. 

Candidates must have experience in producing, organizing, and facilitating social and cultural events for different audiences in-person and online. They must be fluent in French, be proficient in oral and written English and be familiar with the scientific, environmental, social, legal, political, and commercial forces at play in deforestation and climate change.

Apply by Dec. 15.