Land Protection Manager

McKenzie River Trust

Eugene, OR, US

The Land Protection Manager (LPM) develops and manages land acquisition projects; including fee simple, conservation easement, and partner assist transactions throughout the McKenzie River Trust’s service area. The LPM negotiates and oversees the acquisition of conservation easements and properties through purchase and donation from willing landowners. The LPM participates in fundraising efforts to support land protection and stewardship, including securing private donations and grants from government and foundation sources. The position requires project management, landowner outreach, partnership facilitation, and close coordination with the Trust’s stewardship and development staff. Click here for the full job description. (link is external)

TO APPLY: Email a letter of interest and resume (PDF preferred), and contact information for minimum of three references to [email protected] (link sends e-mail) with “Land Protection Manager” in the subject line. Address cover letter to Daniel Dietz, Associate Director for Conservation. Position is open until filled. Review of application materials will begin on: February 14, 2017. (posted 1/27)