Deadline February 16, 2018
The Southwest/CA Program Manager position offers an exciting opportunity to play a leadership role in the land conservation community. The successful candidate must have working knowledge or previous experience working with land trusts and the ability to build and sustain close, working relationships with diverse stakeholders in the context of complex western conservation and land use issues. Coordinating with state associations is an essential responsibility as the position focuses on enhancing their capacity to achieve their missions more effectively. The incumbent is primarily responsible for developing, managing and delivering Alliance organizational advancement programs and services to build strong land trusts in CA, CO, TX, NV, UT, NM and AZ, She/he will be responsible for the delivery and evaluation of a suite of tools and resources to land trusts, such as organizational assessments, training and mentoring programs, one-on-one technical coaching and assistance, targeted capacity building or program development grants, and accreditation preparation services. She/He will strategically work with consultants to bring a high level of expertise in such areas as strategic planning, fundraising, and strategic conservation planning. Find out more about the position HERE.