New Jersey Conservation Foundation, one of the nation's premier land preservation groups, is proud of our enthusiastic team of professionals. We are a leading force in the nation's strongest open space movement, with more than 30 staff and a 51-year history. We offer competitive nonprofit salaries (commensurate with experience), offices in a scenic park, an excellent benefits program, and a great work environment.
New Jersey Conservation Foundation is an equal opportunity employer committed to having a diverse staff, where employment and promotional opportunities are based upon individual capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established under law.
Pine Barrens Regional Manager
New Jersey Conservation Foundation seeks a Regional Manager to carry out all aspects of land protection throughout the NJ Pine Barrens and expand our preserves in the region. Duties include landowner negotiation, managing complex acquisition projects, seeking out new funding sources, monitoring Pinelands Commission activities, stewardship activities, providing assistance to regional nonprofits with acquisition and stewardship issues, organizing public outreach activities, communicating important public policy issues that may arise in the region and attend land and staff meetings at our main North Jersey office. This position is home-based. Four plus years related experience required along with knowledge of New Jersey Pine Barrens environments and geography.
Qualifications include, Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Natural Resource Management or related field, excellent organizational and communication skills, ability to work well independently, familiarity with real estate transactions and experience with government and public agency relations. Qualified candidates should email cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Maria Hauser, firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 908-234-1189. EOE M/F/V/D.