Position Title: Communications Associate Director
Location: Flexible within the Western U.S., Durango, Colorado preferred
Position reports to: Senior Communications Director
The Conservation Lands Foundation (CLF) is a national non-profit organization headquartered in Durango, Colorado with staff in Anchorage, Las Vegas, Sacramento, San Francisco, southern California, Santa Fe and Washington, DC. The Conservation Lands Foundation was established in 2007 on the belief that our public lands are best protected when there is a national network of local advocates working to advance a common conservation vision.
CLF and its 80 community-based organizations that make up our Friends Grassroots Network work to protect America’s National Conservation Lands waters under the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) jurisdiction. Our mission is to protect, restore and expand the National Conservation Lands through education, advocacy and partnerships.
CLF’s Communications Associate Director plays a vital role in designing and executing inspiring advocacy and fundraising campaigns, and sharing stories of our work in ways that continually deepen and expand the reach of our base of supporters. Our Communications Associate Director is a proven strategic communicator who can create high-quality written communications, produce visually inspiring digital content to mobilize our community to action, reach new audiences, appreciates that details are the building blocks of success, and is able to effectively manage multiple projects at a time.
Our Communications Associate Director is able to: work with diverse teams; reflect CLF’s commitment to Equity, Inclusion and Access in our communications; and work collaboratively with our Friends Grassroots Network and other partners to proactively identify ways CLF can help them build their communications capacity and win campaigns.
Our Communications Associate Director has or can build relationships with reporters and allies and brings a team-oriented approach to working closely and collaboratively will all CLF staff.
The successful candidate will be committed to the Conservation Lands Foundation’s mission and will have communications experience and an outlook that draws in and inspires others to support CLF’s goals.
Desired Skills include:
Salary Range and Benefits*:
$60,000 - $70,000 (based on qualifications.)
401(k) plan; health/dental/vision insurance; health and dependent care Flex Spending program and paid leave.
*Please note: Due to COVID-19, the Conservation Lands Foundation is operating on a 32 hour work week. Paid time off will accrue at 80% until we resume to a 40 hour work week. Salary will remain at 100% (1FTE) and 401(k)plan and health/dental/vision insurance will be covered at 100%.
Send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com by Friday, October 16. Please no phone calls.
The Conservation Lands Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis race, color, age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, sex, marital status, disability or status as a U.S. veteran. This job description reflects the assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.