Career Opportunities

The Electrification Coalition (EC) seeks a motivated independent contractor to work in diverse roles to support an Electric Vehicle (EV) accelerator community project in Rochester, NY.  Activities will include supporting the program through the management of partnerships (corporate, municipal university, non-profit), event coordination, city-level EV policy work, volunteer recruitment, EV infrastructure development, and support of paid and earned media programs in the city of Rochester.  These accelerator communities emphasize public-private partnerships, consumer education, marketing, and outreach; charging infrastructure, and garnering support from the business community in order to accelerate the purchase and usage of EVs. The position will also involve some domestic travel, so experience with business travel is preferred.

This contract position will report to the Director of EV Mobility Labs and/or the Electrification Coalition’s Vice President. The approximate contract length is 12 – 15 months.  To apply, please send a letter of interest, resume and writing sample to Sharon Ossi, Junior Consultant, subject line “EV Accelerator Community Project Coordinator Contractor”.
Posted April 2017

BBBSGR matches children with volunteer mentors to reduce risky behaviors, improve academic performance and encourage healthy relationships. Locally, we serve over 500 children each year. Independent research has proven that our mentoring model has a direct, measurable and lasting impact.  The Development Officer is responsible for oversight of the planning and execution of the fund development plan as well as oversight of special events. The Development Officer serves as lead strategist for agency fund development, participate in major gift strategy for past and current major gift donors; working with the Executive Director to identify and implement strategic stewardship and cultivation opportunities. The DO functions as the agency’s principal gift fundraiser.  For more information, contact Executive Director Tina Christensen.

Posted March 2017

Uncommon Schools, aka Rochester Prep: Looking to fill immediate positions at their Rochester schools. For more information on current opportunities visit, or email Madyson Lubba at Please mention you heard of this opportunity through RYP when you apply!

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