Legal Administrative Assistant

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline



United States


The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity. Therefore, we are committed to a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Working in 72 countries, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit or follow @nature_press on Twitter.

The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, 401k or savings-plan matching for eligible employees, excellent benefits, flexible work policies and a collaborative work environment. We also provide professional development opportunities and promote from within. As a result, you will find a culture that supports and inspires conservation achievement and personal development, both within the workplace and beyond.

The Legal Administrative Assistant (LAA) provides a full range of administrative and program support for the legal department of the Conservancy’s West-Central Division. This position is supervised by a senior attorney and works with multiple attorneys and legal support staff in Minneapolis as well as in other Conservancy offices.

This position is full-time, non-exempt and requires a minimum of an Associate’s degree and 1 year related experience or equivalent combination. Also required is experience with providing administrative support, managing diverse activities to meet deadlines and experience writing, editing and proofreading written materials. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel are also required. Cross-cultural experience is appreciated.

This position will be based in a Conservancy office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Applications should include a cover letter.

The salary range for this position is $35,000 - $39,000, depending on qualifications.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

For more information and to apply, please visit and search for job ID#46596 in the keyword search. Deadline to apply is 11:59 PM EST July 6, 2018. 

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.