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Sustainability Coordinator

Harrisonburg, VA

  • Corporate & Field Support

  • Hourly and Seasonal

Job Description

The Marketing Sustainability Coordinator is responsible for activities that will center around promoting JMU Dining’s Sustainability Program through awareness, education, events, and resource planning. Serve as the department liaison to the campus community for sustainability-related programs, projects, policies, challenges, ideas, and issues. Engage managers to develop, implement and manage environmental solutions.

Job Responsibilities

· Oversee the development and facilitation of sustainability marketing content, workshops, meetings, or conferences with a high impact on the program and/or participation

· Participate in regular meetings with sustainability departments, student groups, and organizations to collaborate on initiatives to ensure our environmental goals and projects align

· Assist with local food purchasing program

· As an integral part of the marketing department, tasks will also include overall dining initiatives, comprised of guest services, community outreach, and meal plan sales

· Greet and interact with customers, visitors, and employees in a professional and courteous manner

· Demonstrate analytical skills to effectively assess data and conduct research

 

At Aramark, developing new skills and doing what it takes to get the job done make a positive impact for our employees and for our customers. In order to meet our commitments, job duties may change or new ones may be assigned without formal notice.

Qualifications

· Bachelor’s Degree preferred, in environmental science, marketing or another related field

· 1-2 years of diverse experience working in marketing or environmental field is preferred

· This position is focused on sustainability, but the ideal candidate will understand, and be inspired by, its marketing-adjacent duties and responsibilities

· Must have working knowledge of Microsoft applications, including but not limited to: Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

· Sound organizational skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks

· Detail-oriented approach with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

· Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of up to 25 lbs.

· Possess a positive attitude, strong work ethic, and the ability to work in a fast-paced working environment

 

This role may have physical demands including, but not limited to, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling and/or extended walking and standing. This role may also require uniforms and/or the usage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

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Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

About Aramark

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.

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