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Director of Strategy, Impact Management Team, NatureVest (remote within in North America)

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The Nature Conservancy
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Arlington, VA
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Published 21 days ago

Location

This position may work remotely throughout North America

Who We Are

The Nature Conservancy’s mission is to protect the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive. We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. Whether it’s career development, flexible schedules, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want a better insight to TNC? Check out our TNC Talent playlist on YouTube or on Glassdoor

Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued. We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. In addition to the requirements in our postings, we recognize that people come with talent and experiences outside of a job. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and a culture of inclusion! Please apply – we’d love to hear from you. To quote myriad TNC staff members, “you’ll join for our mission, and you’ll stay for our people.”

We’re Looking for You

Are you looking for a career to help people and nature? Guided by science, TNC creates innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that people and nature can thrive together. 

We’re looking for a strategic leader with commercial experience to act as an advisor on our over $2 billion investment portfolio. This person will bring a financial and business strategy lens to our high functioning team of scientists, portfolio managers, program managers, and forest engineers.


What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Resource Management or related and 7 years of related experience or equivalent combination in a private sector environment, such as management consulting and investment banking. 
  • Investment experience including transaction structuring, cash flow modeling and experience in securing capital from investors such as investment banks private wealth managers, public pension plans, endowment funds, private trusts and high-net worth individuals.
  • Senior level management and leadership experience including experience working with diverse cross-functional teams.
  • Experience designing, implementing, and directing complex or multiple projects of strategic importance, including managing finances, supervising multidisciplinary professionals and coordinating the work of partners while meeting deadlines.  
  • Expert knowledge of current trends and practices in impact investment in the US and internationally.
  • Experienced in partnership development with investment and/or non-profit partners, community groups and/or government agencies.
  • Experience conceiving and implementing strategic and creative initiatives.
  • Experience negotiating and influencing.


Location

This position may work remotely throughout North America

Who We Are

The Nature Conservancy’s mission is to protect the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we create innovative…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
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    Full Time Schedule

Location

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Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
4245 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 100, Arlington, VA 22203, United States

How to Apply

To apply for job ID 51871, submit your materials online by using the Apply Now button at https://careers.nature.org/. Need help applying? Visit our recruitment page or contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

TNC is committed to offering accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please send a note to applyhelp@tnc.org with Request for Accommodation in the subject line.



To apply for job ID 51871, submit your materials online by using the Apply Now button at https://careers.nature.org/. Need help applying? Visit our recruitment page or contact applyhelp…

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