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Indiana State Director – The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy in Indiana Indianapolis, Indiana
Job Type Paid permanent

The Nature Conservancy is seeking a new Indiana State Director!  We seek a strong collaborative leader, capable of engaging and inspiring staff and trustees, and the many donors, partners, and stakeholders we work with and depend upon.  This leader will have a deep and abiding love of nature, which manifests itself as a passion for conservation. They will possess a deep curiosity and respect for people, which fuels a desire to learn from others with varied perspectives and experiences.  Through combining these passions, this person can play a powerful role in addressing the complex challenges that confront our vision for a world where people and nature thrive.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and minimum of 7 years of experience as a leader in the conservation arena, non-profit sector, advocacy, or related for-profit area.  They will have extensive management experience including the ability to motivate, lead, set objectives, manage budgets and the performance of a large multi-disciplinary team.  Innovation, drive for success, board development, partnership building, complex problem-solving skills, fundraising experience, and excellent communication and presentation skills are required.  Aptitude in the ag industry and corporate sustainability background is highly desirable. 

The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends.  Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together.  Working in over 70 countries, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners.  To learn more, visit www.nature.org or follow @nature_press on Twitter.

HOW TO APPLY

Visit www.nature.org/careers and apply online with cover letter & resume to Job ID #47250 or apply here.  All resumes and required cover letters must be submitted through The Nature Conservancy’s online application system.  The application deadline is February 10, 2019.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of men and women of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and cultures.

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Indiana Field Office - Downtown Indianapolis. Uploaded by The Nature Conservancy in Indiana
Indiana Field Office - Downtown Indianapolis. Uploaded by The Nature Conservancy in Indiana