Position:
Project Coordinator, Multifamily Programs

Reports to: Sr. Manager, Multifamily Programs
Location: Portland, OR
Classification: Full-time, non-exempt
Job Close Date: Open until filled

About Earth Advantage

Earth Advantage is helping to create an informed and humane residential real estate marketplace that:

  • Acknowledges both the climate impacts of housing and the impact climate has on housing.
  • Provides all homebuyers and renters with access to sustainability-specific information about a home.
  • Supports equitable housing outcomes, protecting those most vulnerable from the effects of climate change.
  • Recognizes both the personal and societal financial value that climate-friendly housing creates.
If you're interested in joining an organization with incredible benefits and staffed with intelligent and dedicated people, this is the place for you. Learn more about our Vision and Core Values here.

Earth Advantage is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. We are committed to providing an inclusive, non-discriminatory and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, partners, subcontractors, and vendors. We are actively engaged in an ongoing process to identify inequities in our programming, organizational culture, community, and industry. We strongly encourage individuals from Black, indigenous, Latinx, Asian, and LGBTQ+ backgrounds to apply.
 

Who We’re Looking For

You are an organized, analytical, innovative, inquisitive, and collaborative individual with an interest in sustainable building. You are excited about working with a team of green building consulting professionals to deliver exceptional service to a wide array of clients, including affordable housing providers. You are highly organized and proficient in managing information and documents across multiple projects. You bring analytical skills and business acumen to your commitment to sustainability.


Role Description

The Project Coordinator will be responsible for support to the Earth Advantage Multifamily and LEED® for Homes certifications through administrative and project-based assignments that advance Earth Advantage's mission. We are looking for someone who will:
  • Prepare administrative documents for building certification projects, including project registration and file management.
  • Coordinate with client project teams on project progress and update internal tracking documentation.
  • Prepare meeting minutes.
  • Create project material binders.
  • Assist with creating sampling protocol workbooks.
  • Coordinate with internal teams on timelines and expectations.
  • Update CRM database regularly with project updates.
  • Help develop collateral materials for the organization's Multifamily certification programs.
  • Research project opportunities and compile data in support of Multifamily certification program growth.
  • Assist in the development and administration of processes and procedures to increase program efficiencies.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications

  • Deep commitment to Earth Advantage's mission.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience in administrative, planning, project management or related field.
  • We require staff and interns to be fully vaccinated to work in the office
    Note: The organization will consider accommodations for disability and religious-based reasons


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in education, business, marketing, sustainability, or related fields.
  • Over two years experience in administrative, planning, project management or related fields.
  • General knowledge of the green building industry and technologies.
  • Basic knowledge of project management methodologies and standards.
  • Intermediate skills in using software applications such as Google sheets, MS Office, Salesforce, and Bluebeam.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.


Compensation

$50,544 - $62,000 annual compensation, dependent on experience.


Benefits

Earth Advantage offers an excellent benefit package including: Five weeks Paid Time Off, 80% paid medical and dental premiums for staff and dependents, 401 k plan with match, Flexible Spending Account, short term and long term disability insurance, family leave policy, and a sabbatical opportunity.


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Earth Advantage is engaged in an ongoing process to identify inequities in our programming, organizational culture, community, and industry. We are committed to providing and inclusive, non-discriminatory and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors. Earth Advantage strongly encourages individuals from Black, Indigenous, Latinx, Asian, and LGBTQ+ backgrounds to apply.


To Apply

Please submit the following materials to apply for this position (PDF or Word format).

  • Resume
  • Cover letter detailing qualifications
  • Three professional references (can provide on request, if preferred)

Apply directly at our website OR Email applications materials to: jobs@earthadvantage.org
Subject line should read: "Project Coordinator, Multifamily Programs - Last name, First name"

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At Earth Advantage we believe that climate change is a challenge that crosses boundaries of income, race, ethnicity, religion, age, abilities, geography, gender identities, sexual orientation, and disproportionately affects disadvantaged populations. We actively support and value diversity in company culture, the recruitment of staff and board members, and in our partnerships with organizations and individuals in order to propel the building industry toward a socially, economically, and environmentally just future.