NatureServe seeks a Program Director, Latin America and Caribbean (LAC). The Program Director, Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) promotes the NatureServe Network mission to be the most comprehensive source of biodiversity data and expertise in the Western Hemisphere. The Program Director helps NatureServe ensure that the Network Programs in the region are financially stable, engaged in strategic alliances with other biodiversity experts, and fully participate in the NatureServe Network. Key activities include identifying and cultivating clients, creating funding opportunities, and co-developing collaborative projects. The Program Director will report to, and work with, the Director of Network Capacity to initiate and execute these and other LAC capacity-building activities.
Functional knowledge of Latin American and/or Caribbean conservation issues and fluency in Spanish and English required. The ideal candidate will also have a minimum of three years' experience in fundraising, business development and organization capacity building and an advanced degree or comparable experience in conservation, ecology, or natural resource management.