The Information Coordinator assists with the daily functioning of the Center for Tropical Ecology and Conservation and will work closely with the Program Manager to accomplish this: oversight of fundraising activities, including the coffee and tea sales that support student scholarships, assisting with liaising with the student body about CTEC activities including member meetings and brown bags, ensuring all CTEC activities are well advertised and attended, organizing and supporting standing committees and encouraging student participation in Center activities, and making sure information flows among CTEC staff, and between CTEC, the student body, and the AUNE community. The Information Coordinator will assist with production of the bi-annual newsletter, and will continuously monitor and update webpage content. This includes making sure that awards, publicati ons, and other achievements by CTEC members are announced in appropriate venues on the AUNE and ES Department webpages, and motivating students to get involved with CTEC, volunteer and get their information on the webpages.
Knowledge of and ease with computers, great communication and interpersonal skills, outgoing, great organizational skills, ability to network and seek out resources, writing and editing skills, and the ability to work independently are required. Ability to motivate students to get involved with CTEC as a member.