CSR Jobs and Sustainability Job Listing Sites
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simplyhired, indeed, LinkUp – These sites consolidate job listings from multiple sites all over the country. You will notice very little overlap in listings between these 3 sites. Search all three and be smart about your word choice for the key word searches.
BC CCC Members List – Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship advertises job opportunities from their member companies.
BSR jobs – Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) is the largest single employer of US-based CSR consultants. They often have internal openings.
BSR » CSR Jobs Page – BSR lists external CSR jobs on a separate page from their internal listings. This is the single best listing of CSR jobs. Several positions are compliance related.
Coro’s Careers – This page lists Canadian job postings that come to the attention of Coro Strandberg, a Canadian sustainability consultant and strategist.
Just Means – A newer player, combines social networking with well-populated jobs listings.
Net Impact – Net Impact, an association for business leaders. Great resources and job listings in their Career Center.
Ethical Performance – Ethical Performance is a social responsibility newsletter with a jobs section.
Social Investors Forum – The best site for Socially Responsible Investing jobs.
Green Dream Jobs – Also known as SustainableBusiness.com, the preeminent site for sustainability jobs.
GreenBiz.com – This website is a good resource for information about environmental sustainability and business.
Grist – Grist, the main source for environment news, has been around for a long time. Their new website includes a strong jobs board.
TreeHugger – Similar to StopDoDo but more US based. They get about 5 listings per day. (via Leigh Favret)
Bright Green Talent – With offices in the UK and San Francisco, this recruiting firm often has jobs in the environmental sector.
Clean Edge – A source for clean-tech jobs.
Allen & York – UK recruiters with environment and sustainability jobs worldwide.
Acre – A CSR and climate change recruiting firm based in the UK. Check their website for openings.
Green Jobs – This is the one stop shop for solar related jobs.
Environment Jobs UK – Several nonprofit and public sector environmental posts in the UK.
StopDoDo – A portal for environmental and NGO related jobs. Very international. Several Africa jobs. (via Beth Gelfand)
Eco Employ – Stronger on nonprofit environmental jobs that corporate. Downside, too many pop-ups on this site. (via Karen Seeh)
Green Jobs International – a German-based meta site identifies green jobs all over the world but mostly Europe.
Environmental Career – These jobs are more for people with environmental degrees than MBAs. Sustainable Business – See Green Dreams above (via Karen Seeh).
NonProfitOyster – The Oyster has a powerful job searching database for positions in the US and Canada.
Opportunity Knocks – OK includes both a powerful search engine and a resume posting option for US-based opportunities.
Bridgestar – An initiative of the Bridgespan Group, this site provides nonprofit career-matching services.
ExecSearches.com – Lists nonprofit positions from the executive to mid-level.
Tides Foundation – Based in San Francisco, Tides Foundation is an incubator for social and environmental nonprofits. They list positions for Tides and Tides grantees.
International Development Jobs
Idealist – A great job search engine with several international NGO opportunities.
Globethics – International postings by environmental NGOs.
Development Aid – Impressive and fairly new site. Includes a section on tenders/RFPs with a strong search engine but does not include USAID.
AlertNet – From Brenda Holoboff in Canada, another great resource and strong search engine specializing in humanitarian aid.
OneWorld.net – Provides listing of job opportunities in a handful of developing countries and the UK.
DevNetJobs – A volunteer driven initiative to circulate job listings.
Global Recruitment – This company is headed by Patrick Shields, an international development recruiter.
Careers United – A new site not just for Americans.
Monthly Developments Magazine – Before the internet, Monday’s Developments was the only resource for international developments jobs.
Relief Web – Disaster and relief positions (via Brenda Holoboff).
VSO – Non-Brits often overlook VSO which opens its door to people from many nations. VSO is similar to Peace Corps but the volunteers have more pertinent work experience.
Foundation Center – With resource offices in major cities around the US, the Foundation Center’s Philanthropy New Digest lists jobs focused in philanthropy and fundraising.
Chronicle of Philanthropy – The Chronicle of Philanthropy lists job opportunities largely in the nonprofit and grant making arena.
Council on Foundations – This is a fee-based service of foundation focused jobs.
MMB & Associates – Martha Montag Brown recruits for philanthropy positions. Her website includes her current searches.