Sustainable Travel International is Seeking a Marketing & Operations Coordinator

Marketing and Operations Coordinator

Job type: Full time
Start date: 1 September or sooner
Location:  Portland, Oregon
Applications close: 9 August

Sustainable Travel International is seeking a high-performing marketing and communications professional to impact our growing team. This is a significant growth opportunity for the right individual.

Sustainable Travel International’s mission is to help destinations, businesses, and travelers develop and implement innovative solutions that protect the environment, support adaptation to climate change, maintain sense of place, and generate economic benefits.

We’re looking for a high-performing individual who is eager to learn about and support our mission through building awareness of our projects and programs, while helping the organization meet regular marketing and business development goals.

Our new Marketing and Operations Coordinator will focus on improved use of marketing and communications methods, including website, newsletter, PR, print and electronic collateral, research, and presentations, all designed to strengthen the team’s business development and project implementation efforts. This person will also support the organization’s general operations through a variety of regular activities.

Ideal candidates will have a passion for travel and sustainability, and at least 2 years of experience in marketing, tourism, or sustainability. The position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, experience with the development of dynamic presentations, and demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects at once in a constantly evolving environment.

We operate a virtual global office environment but will give preference to candidates located in or near Portland, Oregon.

The ideal candidate for this job will have:

  • Two or more years experience in a marketing or communications role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent design, layout, formatting, and editing skills
  • A background in and/or passion for sustainability, corporate social responsibility, travel and tourism, or similar experiences
  • Flexibility, multi-tasking capability, ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for growth and significant contribution to a global organization making a large social impact

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Experience with NGO or non-profit operations
  • Experience in travel and tourism
  • Experience with sustainability
  • Spanish language proficiency

Significant career opportunity for the right candidate.

The application process:

Please complete this online application form and apply in writing to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Applications will be considered as they arrive until 9 August.  Your submission will only be considered if you include “Marketing and Operations Coordinator” in the subject title of your email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

In your email please include a one-page cover letter, and a CV/Resume of no more than two-pages. These documents should demonstrate your writing and presentation capability. Put your last name in CAPS in the file name of any attached document. Short-listed candidates will be requested to provide two work samples and the names and contact details of three references. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

About Sustainable Travel International (

Sustainable Travel International is a non-profit organization with a purpose. We’ve been collaborating with destinations, businesses and travelers to implement innovative sustainable tourism development and conservation solutions since 2002. We combine the mission and transparency of a non-profit NGO with the business acumen and expertise of the private sector, ensuring our partners achieve their desired results and receive a strong return on investment.


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