Waterkeepers Chesapeake seeks an enthusiastic self-starter with a passion for the environment to manage our development and communications efforts. The Development and Communications Associate will work closely with the Executive Director and program staff to promote our organization and clean water initiatives. The ideal candidate will have an educational and professional background that demonstrates success with nonprofit fundraising, issue advocacy campaigns, and communications skills. Proven experience leveraging social media, persuasive writing, visual media, earned media, and data-driven targeting to engage and inspire action is critical. Candidates must be organized, creative, and enthusiastic about joining a small organization with a big footprint in a pivotal period of growth. This is an excellent position for a self-starter candidate interested in working in an organization that welcomes creative ideas from staff at all levels, and provides a range of responsibilities and opportunities to learn and participate in campaigns that make a difference in people’s lives.