Project manager (india)
One tree planted is looking to hire a project manager to oversee our reforestation projects and partnerships in india.
One tree planted is a us-based 501(c)(3) non-profit focused on global reforestationAs an environmental charity, we are dedicated to making it easier for individuals and businesses to give back to the environment, create a healthier climate, protect biodiversity and help reforestation efforts around the worldAll by planting trees!
We are looking for a dynamic individual to add to our fast-growing teamThe ideal candidate would be based in india (flexible location), have a bachelor`s degree, 3-5 years of relevant experience, and be a self-starterYou would be supporting our asia pacific projects team as well as our global project management team by vetting and overseeing our projects and partnerships in the region from start to finish.
Seek out new tree planting partners and projects (reforestation and agroforestry) throughout india;
Grow the capacity of existing partnerships and projects to scale up one tree planted’s impact in the region;
Source and develop reforestation/carbon projects for major donors that meet their specific sustainability objectives;
Visit project sites in person to assess progress, provide support/advice, and obtain media content;
Review and vet incoming project proposals, including project design, budget, timeline, projected impacts, carbon sequestration and monitoring protocols;
Monitor progress with frequent check-ins with planting partners via phone, zoom, and email;
Prepare agreements and keep records up to date on all required platforms;
Ensure payments are delivered according to schedule;
Manage digital reporting platforms for major donors and ensure reports are delivered at a consistently high standard;
Communicate project details to the broader team for fundraising and storytelling purposes;
Communicate with current and prospective donors about projects and their impacts;
Collaborate with communications and video production team on marketing and reporting materials;
Translate project information and additional documents as necessary.
Bachelor`s degree (required); master of science in forestry, forest science, or related field preferred
3-5 years relevant work experience
Experience with reforestation or environmental/sustainability projects
Familiarity with tree species and planting methodologies commonly used for reforestation, agroforestry and mangrove projects across india
Familiarity with indian environmental policy and public funding mechanisms for reforestation
Experience with carbon projects (e.gProject development, project registration, monitoring and reporting under a global carbon standard) would be a big asset
Ability to work remotely and manage a flexible schedule with frequent international calls
Excited to speak to lots of different people every day, from fortune 500 companies to small community groups
Proficient with google suite and microsoft officeKnowledge of platforms such as airtable, salesforce or other crms is an asset
Excellent writing and communication skills
Fluency in english and hindi, any additional languages a bonus
Self-motivated and highly organized, with strong attention to detail
Collegial personality and team player
Ability to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously and creatively address challenges
Cover letter indicating your interest in the position and why you think you would be a good fit with the organization.
Posted 2 days ago