The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation's most effective environmental action group, combining the grassroots power of over 2 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and expertise of nearly 500 lawyers, scientists and other professionals to fight for the planet and its people in the halls of Congress, communities across the country, and nations around the globe. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations. Today, our staff work out of offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bozeman, Montana and Beijing.
The Senior Writer is responsible for writing President’s Office and Institutional communications. The Senior Writer will be part of a fast-paced communications team that both responds to breaking news and strategically develops narratives around our major environmental issues. The ideal candidate will be able to take institutional environmental themes and issues and translate them into the powerful voice of an organization, capturing NRDC’s voice and vision and carrying it through on a variety of materials. This position will also manage message research for the communications staff and develop primary message guidance documents for communications colleagues on key topic areas.
NRDC is committed to workplace diversity and inclusion. We are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a pleasant working environment. Salary is based on a nonprofit scale and commensurate with experience.
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