A Little About Us
Founded in 1951, 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. We are tackling climate change, conserving lands, waters and oceans at unprecedented scale, providing food and water sustainably and helping make cities more sustainable. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity. Therefore, we strive for a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Working in 74 countries, including all 50 United States, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit www.nature.org 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.
Your Position with TNC
The Outreach Program Coordinator is the public face of Mashomack Preserve, The Nature Conservancy’s 2,039-acre Flagship Preserve on Shelter Island, New York. The preserve welcomes 25,000 – 30,000 visitors each year with the Outreach Program Coordinator responsible for conveying TNC’s mission and programs to visitors and partner organizations. Working as part of a team, the Outreach Program Coordinator designs, leads, and promotes public programs and activities, including environmental education initiatives. In addition, this role oversees recruiting, training, and management of a multifaceted volunteer program and; participate in upkeep of preserve facilities and grounds.
The Outreach Program Coordinator is critical to the success of Mashomack’s public-facing programs and community engagement. By helping create, promote, and carry out well-designed programs and visitor experiences, this position builds support for TNC’s conservation and policy work using the Preserve to convey local, regional and global conservation challenges and solutions. The Outreach Program Coordinator manages the daily operations of the Visitor Center and helping to maintain preserve areas frequented by the public. They oversee, train, and lead volunteers, maintain electronic databases and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.
Responsibilities and Scope
A Little About Us
Founded in 1951, 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…
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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.
The successful applicant must meet the requirements of The Nature Conservancy’s background screening process.
To apply to position number 48795, submit resume (required) and cover letter separately using the upload buttons. All applications must be submitted in the system prior to 11:59 p.m…