Executive Director

  • Lake Placid Land Conservancy
  • Lake Placid, NY 12946, United States
  • May 13, 2017
Full time Administrative/Executive Advocacy Business Development Communication/Public Outreach Environmental Protection Management Natural Resources

Job Description

Lake Placid Land Conservancy (LPLC) seeks an energetic, passionate leader who will be focused on growing and sustaining a community-based, regional land trust in the High Peaks region of the Adirondack Park. 

The Executive Director (ED) will provide overall leadership and management for the Lake Placid Land Conservancy  to meet the growing organization’s conservation goals and objectives of becoming a regional, community conservation organization in the Adirondacks. The ED will have primary responsibility for implementation of LPLC’s 2016-2020 strategic plan, management and oversight of its programs ( land conservation monitoring and research), fundraising, grant writing, constituency and partnership building, cultivation of relationships with landowners and donors, as well as management of daily operations, public relations and outreach efforts, developing accreditation materials, and collaborating with board members on planning and development of projects through the committee structure. The ED must be familiar with land conservation, natural resource management or land use planning.

Applications will be accepted until June 15, 2017.

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Job Level

Executive-level, C-level (CEO, President, Exec Director)


Nonprofit- NGO


Salary is $60,000 plus, depending on education and experience.