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Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 9:54 AM

About the Position
Solar United Neighbors of Florida is seeking a Co-op Coordinator to support our solar co-op work in Southwest Florida. The Co-op Coordinator will support the Florida Program Director in designing and implementing solar co-op programs across the Southwest Florida region, including (but not limited to) Pinellas, Hillsborough, Orange, and Manatee Counties. The Co-op Coordinator will conduct extensive communications, outreach, press, and trainings around the solar co-ops with the goal of scaling up their impact and reach.

The Co-op Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring the Solar United Neighbors of Florida program meets its program goals in Southwest Florida, helping as many people as possible go solar through our co-op programs. The Coordinator can be based anywhere in Southwest Florida but preference give to St. Petersburg and will be required to travel throughout the area to assist with regional co-ops. Travel duties will include hosting public solar information sessions, meeting with co-op members, and building relationships with local partners.

The Coordinator will report to the Florida Program Director and will function as part of the larger Solar United Neighbors team. Solar United Neighbors staff will provide strategic oversight, support, and infrastructure to implement the solar co-ops (including the use of our organization-wide Salesforce contact management database and shared informational materials).

The position is full-time for one year, with the possibility of extending if funding continues to be available.

Qualified applicants will have at least three years work experience, a strong understanding of effective organizing techniques, an ability to develop relationships with community members and organizations, and a strong motivation to help grow this program. Must be comfortable learning Salesforce database, editing websites, and communicating with participants via email and phone. Prior solar experience is a plus, however not required for the position. Solar United Neighbors of Florida will provide initial solar training if the Coordinator does not have a background in solar.

To apply
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• Location: St. Petersburg/Tampa area, Tampa

• Post ID: 39550633 southwestflorida is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017