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Full-time HR position at tech start-up in downtown Charleston

Data Protocol is a fast-growing, venture-backed education technology company based in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. We are transforming the way software developers build apps and products.

We are hiring a Human Resources and Operations Manager. This is a full-time, post-grad position for a business-focused graduate with 2+ years of related experience in an HR or benefits role.

As our HR and Operations Manager, you’ll help our people feel like rockstars by building structures to support their product-building performance. Our team members need someone focused on the logistics and underlying processes that allow them to focus on what they do best. Supplemental benefits, expense policies, asset tracking: whatever the need, you will step up and provide the scaffolding for others to stand on. You need to be the kind of person who’s happy executing AND constantly re-imagining how it can be done better. You’ll have the incredible opportunity to shape and mold the development of our young, rapidly-growing company’s workflow.

To find out what we do: https://www.dataprotocol.com

For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3077076063/

Posted on May 25, 2022 in Internships & Jobs

Full-Time Research Position with UofSC Psych Lab Studying Nueral Pathways and Addiction

The Vento Lab, a research group with UofSC’s Psychology Department, is now hiring for a full-time Research Specialist I position to assist with preclinical studies in addiction neuroscience. The lab studies the neural pathways that underlie cost-benefit decision-making and the compulsive nature of addiction.

For more details, check out the lab’s website: Vento Lab (theventolab.com).

Interested applicants can apply directly from the job posting: University of South Carolina | Research Specialist I (Vento) (sc.edu).

Posted on May 19, 2022 in Internships & Jobs, Research

FT Post-Grad Sustainability-Focused Consultant Position

Planet+Purpose Solutions (PPS) is a Charleston-based  boutique consulting firm with expertise in organizational sustainability, and is seeking a Consultant to contribute to our team that is empowering businesses to embrace sustainability throughout their operations and within their brand ecosystems.

This is a full-time, post-grad position with a competitive salary, a stipend for health insurance, telecommuting opportunities and flexible working hours. A great fit for a recent grad who is sustainability-minded.

More details and applications instructions are below:

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Job Description

Planet+Purpose Solutions (PPS) seeks a Consultant to contribute to our team that is empowering businesses to embrace sustainability throughout their operations and within their brand ecosystems. We work with organizations that show an authentic interest in reducing their environmental footprint to help them realize the brand benefits of a sustainability strategy that extends to their operations, products, supply chains and customer communities.
The Consultant will support a diverse set of client projects, keeping the PPS team organized and delivering the highest caliber of work. The ideal candidate will have a track record of excellence in supporting client relationships, project management experience, possess the ability to be flexible, work independently, perform in-depth research assignments, write detailed meeting notes, briefs and reports, collaborate and communicate well with others, and produce thoughtful, analytical and highly professional work.

This is a full-time position based in Charleston, SC. Compensation and exact job responsibilities will be based on education and previous professional experience. Benefits include a stipend for health insurance, telecommuting opportunities and flexible working hours.

Responsibilities

• Support multiple client projects from developing project frameworks, tracking data and completing tasks to managing timelines and deliverables
• Communicate with clients in a timely manner
• Build authentic relationships with clients
• Develop, implement and track deliverables to address the project needs of assigned clients
• Schedule regular meetings with clients, develop and send out agendas, take detailed meeting notes, and ensure the PPS team is prepared for each meeting and that meeting deliverables are being met
• Collaborate internally with the PPS team to complete assignments and deliverables
• Continuously build technical expertise in key corporate sustainability issues
• Represent PPS within the B Corp community as our B Keeper
• Assist with PR and social media opportunities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• BS or BA degree
• 2+ years of professional work experience preferred
• Passionate about business sustainability
• Proven experience supporting client relationships
• Proven track record of meeting and exceeding targets
• Experience with corporate business processes such as product design, manufacturing, supply chain management, marketing, and/or business strategy is preferred
• Strong knowledge of corporate sustainability and the issues facing the leaders in this space, or willingness to acquire this knowledge
• Experience with the B Impact Assessment and carbon accounting preferred
• Outstanding project management skills and careful attention to detail
• Experience managing multiple projects
• Strong aptitude for critical, qualitative, and analytical thinking
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Proficiency with Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
• Superior time management skills
• A customer-oriented attitude
• Problem-solving aptitude
• Professional demeanor
• Ability to be flexible
• Ability to work independently, in-person and virtually with the PPS team

Work Environment

PPS offers a vibrant, fun, learning work environment. Team members collaborate on projects and have a high degree of autonomy. The Consultant must be comfortable working from a home office, in a virtual team environment, and we encourage working from our office in West Ashley several times a week. There will be some travel with this position to client sites, meetings, trade shows and events.
PPS highly values diversity, equity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are a women-owned business and a member of 1% for the Planet.

Planet+Purpose Solutions PBC

PPS is a women-led, B Corp Certified boutique consulting firm with expertise in organizational sustainability, with clients based around the world in a variety of industries, including outdoor, fishing, eyewear, clean beauty, natural products, hospitality and pet industries as well as cultural institutions. Since opening our doors in 2017, PPS has worked with organizations across industries on broad sustainability initiatives, assessing and addressing their environmental impact through strategic planning and advising, product and packaging evaluations, carbon accounting, single-use plastic and waste audits, third party certifications, cause partner initiatives, marketing and communications and community engagement. For more information, visit www.planetpurposesolutions.com. Please send resumes or questions to lia@planetpurposesolutions.com.

Posted on May 12, 2022 in Internships & Jobs

MUSC Lab Seeking Student Volunteers to Assist with Human Gastrointestinal (GI) Organoid Research

Dr. Jorge Munera’s laboratory (@Muneralab on Twitter) in the Department of Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology is looking for student volunteers interested in human gastrointestinal organoid research. We use human GI organoids to study human GI development and disease. Students will be trained on various lab techniques and will have the opportunity to develop an independent research project that can count towards Honors Immersed or could even develop into a Bachelor’s Essay.

The schedule can be flexible (work days or weekends), but students will be expected to work a minimum of 10 hours per week. Freshman and sophomore Biology or related majors preferred, but juniors and seniors with research experience will be considered.

For all students interested, please email your CV to munera@musc.edu.

Posted on May 10, 2022 in Internships & Jobs, Research

Summer Internship with Worldreader

Worldreader, a global literacy non-profit, has worked for the last ten years to leverage the power of technology to put books in the hands of children who need them most.

This summer we have several paying internship positions open in the following divisions: Research and Learning, Marketing and Communications, and US Programming.

Join our team in supporting our mission of bringing books into homes to develop readers of all ages. Deadline to apply is May 18, 2022.

Apply directly at https://www.worldreader.org/about-us/jointheteam/

Posted on May 9, 2022 in Internships & Jobs

Part Time Position Available with the Lonon Foundation

The Lonon Foundation is a non-profit corporation whose mission is to help children affected by a parent or caregiver’s cancer diagnosis find comfort, heal, and grow from their shared experiences.

The Lonon Foundation is currently seeking a Development and Operations Coordinator. The Development and Operations Coordinator carries out the daily operations of The Lonon Foundation in an organized, timely manner, and passionately interacts with families, board members, and community members to ensure the success of the organization.

Graduating seniors are highly encouraged to apply.

This position is approximately 20 hours per week and pays $20 per hour.

For more information about the position and how to apply, please click here!

Posted on April 21, 2022 in Internships & Jobs

S.C. Sea Grant Consortium Summer Internship

The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium is seeking undergraduate students to conduct community-based projects that focus on community environmental and resilience needs.

For more information regarding the Community Engaged Internship projects, eligibility, and how to apply please visit the Community Engaged Internships webpage.

The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium Community Engaged Internship Program (SCSGC-CEI) is part of the National Sea Grant Community Engaged Internship (CEI) Program.

Students will enhance their experience through participation in all CEI professional development and training opportunities, mentorship by Consortium staff, and peer discussions with other participants in CEI across the country. Interns will work with a Sea Grant Consortium staff member, and often a community member or group, to develop a summer project in their community.

Internships will last 10-12 weeks and require up to 30 hours/week.

Applications are due April 29th. 

Please contact Brita Jessen with any questions!

Posted on April 19, 2022 in Community Engagement, Internships & Jobs

Full-time jobs available with local Refugee Resettlement Services team

Lutheran Services Carolinas is looking for two full-time staff members to join their Charleston-based Refugee Resettlement Services team. Opportunities are available for an Employment Specialist to provide refugees with employment/job development and employability case management services, and for an Education Coordinator to work with teen-age children and their parents under the School Impact Program. Both are great opportunities for recent grads.

Download the full job descriptions (Employment Specialist; Education Coordinator), then apply online.

Posted on April 18, 2022 in Internships & Jobs
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