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The Carbon Program Director will lead carbon sequestration project development including existing and new carbon offset projects in Washington and within the Emerald Edge landscape. This position is cost shared with the AFCI and will also be responsible for delivering AFCI tools and services throughout the Pacific Northwest Division and contributing to the development of new AFCI practice and program innovations. The focus of the work will be on catalyzing the use of carbon sequestration projects for TNC and key Indigenous and other partners to increase carbon storage in the coastal temperate rainforests along the Pacific Northwest coast of North America. This is a 3-year position with an opportunity for extension and will be responsible for delivering outcomes aligned with an initiative supported in part by the Bezos Earth Fund to advance and accelerate Natural Climate Solutions across the region.
The Washington and Emerald Edge Programs are committed to working in partnership with Indigenous communities to support increased capacity and authority of Indigenous Peoples to steward their lands and waters. In strong collaboration with the TNC Business Units of Alaska, Canada, and Washington, and the AFCI, the Carbon Program Director will work collaboratively with Business Unit staff to increase the deployment of carbon mitigation actions in the region to advance climate mitigation and resilience goals through strategies that are in alignment with a rights-based approach and in collaboration with Indigenous communities, local communities, industry sectors, governments, and other civic organizations.
Desired Skills & Experience
Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s…
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For more information and to apply, please visit www.nature.org/careers and search for job ID# 49673 in the keyword search. Deadline to apply is 11:59 PM EST May 18, 2021. If you experience…