Conservation Finance Program Manager

National Forest Foundation

Missoula, Montana

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $50,000-$70,000 Range
Deadline Nov 01, 2019

Conservation Finance Program Manager

National conservation organization seeks a regular, full-time Conservation Finance Program Manager.  Position is responsible for evaluating on-the-ground project readiness and feasibility associated with proposals to the Innovative Finance for National Forests (IFNF) Grant Program and helping manage and/or providing oversight of select conservation finance projects.

Duties include: Evaluation and monitoring; technical assistance and project development; relationship management, and thought leadership. Read Position Description for more... 

A Master’s Degree in Natural Resources or conservation finance-related field fields is preferred, and/or five years’ experience with proven results in forestry or conservation project management and resulted community-based collaborative conservation to include a strong knowledge of and experience in U.S. Forest Service policies, procedures and regulations.  Ability to work independently, represent the NFF in a clear and professional manner through excellent written and oral communication skills, and collaboratively manage programs.  Able to set priorities, work remotely, and work well in a team-oriented environment and is committed to the NFF mission.  

This position is located in Missoula, Montana or Denver, Colorado and requires frequent travel.  Salary range $50,000-$70,000 range.  Excellent compensation package.  No phone inquiries.

HOW TO APPLY

Candidates should submit cover letter and resume in .pdf format to:  sbombard@nationalforests.org by November 1, 2019.  Please note in Subject Line:  “Conservation Finance Program Manager”. 

For Position Description go to Web site: https://www.nationalforests.org/who-we-are/jobs 

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