Current Openings

Acadia Center offers a creative, respectful, and supportive work environment. Please contact us if you are motivated by the prospect of advancing a clean energy, low carbon future. Acadia Center invites applications from highly motivated people with experience in our issues.

Acadia Center is committed to a diverse work environment that advances goals to remedy racial, environmental and climate justice issues. We value a workplace of mutual respect, the ability to learn from one another and a team culture of inclusion, shared responsibilities and decision making. People of color encouraged to apply.

Acadia Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Acadia Center seeks to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for advancement in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, military service, and citizenship.

Current employment needs include:

Policy

Senior Policy Advocate – Connecticut

Acadia Center is seeking an energetic Senior Advocate to play a leadership role advancing Acadia Center advocacy efforts with a primary focus in Connecticut.

The Senior Policy Advocate – Connecticut will have a leadership role advancing Acadia Center’s efforts to promote and implement energy and climate policy reforms within Connecticut and regional forums. Areas of attention include climate pathways, energy efficiency, clean energy, utility and power grid policy reforms and transportation climate policy. The position includes work such as representing Acadia Center in legislative forums; state and regional policy forums; with partner organizations and coalitions; in regulatory proceedings at PURA; and strengthening external relationships. Drafting public comments, educational documents and filings; and communicating policy issues with media and the public are important parts of the job. The position is based in Acadia Center’s Hartford office, and reports to the Director of Policy.

Location: During the pandemic, Acadia Center offices are closed, and all work is remote. This position location is based in Hartford, Connecticut.

Salary Range: $78,000 to $95,000

The application period for this position closes on October 15, 2022.

 

Grants Management

Grants and Relationships Manager

Acadia Center is seeking a Grants and Relationships Manager to play an integral role advancing Acadia Center’s engagement with philanthropic foundations and partnerships.

The position will report to the president and work with staff to shape ideas into compelling materials and reports on work and activities. This position will support outreach to foundations, identify and work with diverse project partners (consumer, environmental justice, housing, community, business voices), manage a grants calendar and conduct research into prospective foundations. The position will report to the president and work with the organization’s program, development and public engagement staff. Acadia Center offers a creative, respectful, and supportive work environment and seeks to build strong, diverse partnerships and networks.

Location: During the pandemic, Acadia Center offices are closed, and all work is remote. Preference for Rockport, Maine but other Acadia Center locations  may be considered. Remote work may also be considered.  

Salary Range: $62,000 to $79,000

The application period for this position closes on October 15, 2022.