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Career Opportunities


Finance and Operations Director

Sierra Business Council is seeking an enthusiastic individual to grow within the organization as the Finance and Operations Director. 

Reporting to the President, the Finance & Operations Director will develop and update policies and procedures while effectively streamlining administrative & financial systems.  Executive oversight responsibilities include finance, accounting, information technology (IT), physical infrastructure and leading and implementing human resources processes. The Finance & Operations Director will identify, negotiate and manage relationships with service providers related to the administrative needs of the organization and oversee tracking of contracts with service providers related to the programmatic needs of the organization. In addition, the Finance & Operations Director will be charged with developing and implementing policies and procedures both in the finance and general operational realms. As a member of the senior management team, the Finance & Operations Director will be involved in strategic planning, evaluation, and professional development initiatives. The Finance & Operations Director will play a leadership role when interacting with board of directors. 

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Volunteer and Internship Program


Volunteering or Interning with Sierra Business Council enables you to develop key skills for your career, network with professionals from all over the state, and work with a reputable organization that creates positive change for the Sierra Nevada. Our opportunities seek to offer rich community benefit to a diversity of individuals looking to give back to their community or enhance a resume.

Opportunities are not limited to the categories outlined below. We are interested in tailoring a position and experience to meet your needs and interests. Please be prepared to outline this tailored experience to our Volunteer and Intern Program Manager, justifying how this benefits your needs and the needs of the organization. The following opportunities are available:

Administrative Support
Communications and Outreach
Event Planning
Government Affairs
Grant and Research Writing

Volunteer opportunities are distinguished from Internship opportunities based on varying levels of commitment as well as expected time in the office.

Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Partnership Program
Sierra Nevada Energy Watch

It is our expectation that internships will be fulfilled in 3-12 month periods. Commitment can vary between 10-20 hours per week, however, because they are tailored to specific projects with SBC that are timeline and deadline driven, require a high level of consistency. Unless specified, all internships are unpaid.

For Volunteer or Internship opportunities, please fill out the short application below and we will contact you.