The conservation work of TNC in Nevada is organized around four main Strategies (Protection and Stewardship; Resilient Public Lands; Sustainable Waters; Energy, Infrastructure and Land Use), and each of these strategies is lead by an individual Strategy Director. The Conservation Associate helps advance those Strategies, working with the Strategy Directors and Conservation Director. The Conservation Associate will manage core functions and processes in support of the conservation strategies of TNC in Nevada. The Associate coordinates grant management activities for public and private awards including preparation, submission, and management of grants, in partnership with Strategy Directors, as well as Development, Finance, and Operations staff. The Associate also helps facilitate annual planning and budgeting; administers contracts; manages and coordinates multiple conservation projects; conducts research to support priorities; facilitates team communications in multiple forms; and serves as a liaison to other TNC staff such as Science, External Affairs, Development, marketing, Finance and Operations. May also work in variable weather conditions, at remote locations, on difficult and hazardous terrain and under physically demanding circumstances. The Associate reports to the Conservation Director.
WE’RE LOOKING FOR YOU
If you’re looking for a career where you can find meaning and purpose, come join our Chapter as the Conservation Associate! Not only will you fulfil conservation objectives in the beautiful state of Nevada, but you’ll contribute to conservation goals through many networks!
We’re looking for a passionate, dedicated person to work within our NV Division. Being able to coordinate meetings, manage and track conservation project deliverables, meeting deadlines, working with/as a team member, and ability to work with minimal supervision are key in this role. This position offers a great opportunity to provide general support and develop long lasting skills. Come join TNC and apply today!