We are hiring!

Position: Project Coordinator

Summary: H2Ozarks is seeking a smart and energetic person to coordinate a new grant and loan program to assist homeowners in repairing and replacing failing septic systems in the Buffalo River Watershed. The successful applicant will help us fulfill our mission to protect and improve water quality in the Ozarks. This position is full-time and has up to three years of dedicated funding.

Office location: 1200 W. Walnut Street, Rogers, Arkansas 72758

Deadline to apply: July 5, 2022 EXTENDED TO JULY 10

Compensation: The expected salary range is $40,000-$42,000 per year. Benefits include employer paid health insurance for employees and their dependents, up to 3% employer matching retirement contribution, and 10 days accrued vacation the first year plus 3 paid time off days per year.

Job responsibilities:
 Work closely with the Program Manager to build this Septic Remediation Grant and Loan Program
 Coordinate the administration of the Program
 Promote and advertise the Program to homeowners, installers, and government agency personnel
 Review homeowner applications and ensure all requirements are met, including eligibility and income status
 Receive and review all contractor signed invoices
 Submit reporting documents as needed
 Obtain and file notarized Mortgage and Promissory Notes
 File notarized Deeds of Release and remitting to homeowner
 Assist with other activities of H2Ozarks as needed
 Option to work remotely, with in-office days as needed
 Day travel around NWA required, occasional overnight trips possible

Key qualifications for success:
 A bachelor’s degree is required with at least two years of work experience (experience may substitute for education)
 Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
 Experience with financial and cost accounting, financial tracking, and record keeping
 Ability to analyze and interpret information and communicate results
 Creativity in marketing information and outreach
 Excellence and enthusiasm in communications
 Excellent attention to details
 Ability to create, organize, and maintain complex files and written documents
 Ability to be independent and exercise problem-solving skills
 Excellent time management to meet deadlines

How to apply:
 Send the following information to erin@h2ozarks.org no later than July 5, 2022 EXTENDED TO JULY 10
o Cover letter describing the skills and experience you have and how you will use them to be successful in this position
o Resume with 3 references and contact information provided