Find opportunities for careers with the Washington Association of Land Trusts and with our member land trusts here. 

Operations Director, Great Peninsula Conservancy

Deadline: Open until filled
Location
: Bremerton, WA
Status: Part-time

The Operations Director is responsible for the financial and administrative systems of Great Peninsula Conservancy. Activities include overseeing accounting activities, financial reporting, grant invoicing, annual budgeting, and financial planning; as well as managing office systems, equipment, and supplies.

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Development Associate, Great Peninsula Conservancy

Deadline: November 27, or until filled
Location
: Bremerton, WA
Status: Part-time

The Development Associate is a member of Great Peninsula Conservancy’s development team and is responsible for coordinating events; creating outreach materials; implementing communications via social media, website and eNews; and handling aspects of GPC’s fundraising program. The Development Associate projects enthusiasm and builds strong relationships with members/donors and partners.

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Fund Development Specialist, Lummi Island Heritage Trust

Location: Lummi Island, WA, or remote options
Status: Part-time, Contract

We seek an experienced fundraising professional with a passion for our mission and the experience and expertise to build, diversify and expand our funding base. Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Fund Development Specialist is responsible for executing the resource development plan for LIHT, including a new planned giving program, and enhancing communications and public relations efforts. Working closely with the ED, Fundraising Task Force, and the Board of Directors, this individual is responsible for implementing fundraising initiatives and supporting volunteer activities to meet annual fundraising goals and objectives.

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Farmland Conservation Manager, PCC Farmland Trust

Deadline: October 31, 2017
Location
: Seattle, WA
Status: Full-time

The Farmland Conservation Manager is responsible for planning and management of farmland conservation projects in line with the Trust’s land protection priorities, with a particular focus on the South Puget Sound geography. The successful candidate will ensure the Trust meets its core mission of protecting our region’s most threatened prime agricultural lands by building positive relationships with landowners, maintaining strategic organizational partnerships, and developing and implementing conservation easement and fee simple land conservation transactions that meet the goals of the Trust. This position requires close collaboration with all team members and external consultants and contractors. PCC Farmland Trust has eleven full-time staff, including this position. The Trust’s office is located in downtown Seattle; this is a primarily office-based job.

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Finance and Grants Associate, The Nature Conservancy

Deadline: November 21, 2017
Location
: Seattle, WA
Status: Full-time

The Finance & Grants Associate supports finance/accounting activities for The Nature Conservancy’s Washington Chapter. They administer and maintain finance/accounting activities in accordance with internal policies and procedures, donor and government requirements and best practices in financial management.
Specifically, this position provides a wide range of administrative and finance-related support to the Finance Manager and Grants Specialists which may include maintaining database systems, handling inquiries about grant and financial activities, conducting research on expenses recorded to the financial system, and responding to internal requests for information or guidance. The Finance & Grants Associate is responsible for efficient and timely action on administrative matters and may communicate on behalf of the supervisor, Finance Representative, or Grants Specialist with internal and external sources, including staff, partners, and donors.

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Grant and Budget Analyst, Forterra

Location: Seattle, WA
Status: Full-time

The AR and Budget Analyst is responsible for the financial tracking and accounting of grants and contracts, including Forterra’s government grants portfolio. This position is responsible for ensuring Forterra’s compliance with all agreements, and provides technical assistance to finance and program staff to facilitate compliance. This position oversees grant/contract invoicing and participates in the organization’s annual audit. In addition this position provides support to for the annual budgeting process and quarterly forecast updates.

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Executive Director, San Juan Preservation Trust

Deadline: Open until filled
Location: Friday Harbor, Washington
Status: Full time
This opportunity results from the retirement of Tim Seifert, who has served ably as executive director for 15 years. It represents an opportunity to provide the strategic and operational leadership for this well-established and well-supported organization, and to lead an ambitious growth program of acquisition, conservation, and stewardship with an emphasis on community involvement.
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Conservation and Stewardship Director, Pacific Forest Trust

Deadline: Applications accepted until filled
Location: San Francisco, CA
Status: Full-time

Pacific Forest Trust seeks a detail-oriented, collaborative, and experienced leader to manage the acquisition of new conservation easements and the stewardship of those already in PFT’s portfolio and build on our 25 years of success. PFT’s projects are often large-scale and sophisticated and involve collaboration with public and private partners. The Conservation and Stewardship Director will lead and facilitate these conservation easement projects from inception to closing; and oversee their perpetual stewardship by PFT.

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