Founded in 1936, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) is America's largest and most trusted grassroots conservation organization with 53 state and territorial affiliates and more than six million members and supporters, including hunters, anglers, gardeners, birders, hikers, campers, paddlers, and outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes. Our mission is to unite all Americans to ensure wildlife thrive in our rapidly changing world through programming focused on conserving wildlife, restoring habitats and waterways, expanding outdoor opportunities, connecting children with nature, and addressing the causes and consequences of climate change.
To help us rise to this challenge, we are seeking a Campaigns Coordinator to join our national Campaigns Team. The Campaigns Team mobilizes action at the local level (in the “field”) to advance national policy priorities; grows civic and political power in targeted states; and builds long-term organizational infrastructure and leadership for change that will improve the resilience of wildlife and communities. The Campaigns Coordinator will provide administrative and strategic support; help cultivate and deepen NWF’s engagement with activists, volunteers, and partners in-person and online; and support national staff and state-based field organizers working with NWF on particular national policy campaigns and movement-building priorities, such as efforts to combat climate change, protect public lands and water resources, restore wildlife and habitat, and advance environmental justice.
This position is based at NWF’s National Advocacy Center in Washington, DC, however it can be remote. We provide the tools and technology support so that you can work from almost anywhere. We encourage working in spaces that help you generate ideas and support your well-being while working.
Qualities we’re looking for include:
Your actions are expected to reflect the staff values of the National Wildlife Federation: collaboration, mindfulness, empowerment, inclusivity, and mission focus. Your competencies should include:
Compensation and Benefits:
The salary range for this position is $45,000 - $50,000 annually, dependent on qualifications and experience.
The National Wildlife Federation values work-life balance and a family-friendly atmosphere. Our paid time-off includes 3 weeks of vacation leave, open wellbeing leave, 10 paid holidays, 3 floating holidays, a week-long winter break, and additional leave options, per year. In addition, our benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance, AD&D, short- and long-term disability, 16 weeks of paid FMLA leave, 403b retirement plan with employer matching and annual contribution, adoption benefits, and flexible work options including telecommuting, non-traditional work hours, and compressed work weeks. Applicants are invited to learn more about National Wildlife Federation’s benefits package at https://www.nwf.org/About-Us/Careers.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Candidates should submit both a cover letter and resume.
We strive to increase diversity, equity, inclusion and justice (DEIJ) in all elements of our work and with our partners to support the interdependent needs of wildlife and people in a rapidly changing world. We recruit, employ, train compensate, and promote regardless of race, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity (including gender nonconformity and status as a transgender individual), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, genetic information, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are invited to learn more about National Wildlife Federation’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion at nwf.org/equity.
If you have a disability and require an accommodation or assistance with our online application process, please tell us how we can help by calling us at 703-438-6244.
The requirements listed in our job descriptions are guidelines, not hard and fast rules, and if you have 75% of the qualifications listed we encourage you to apply. Your experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work, which helps build the competencies, knowledge, and skills that translates directly to our openings. Applying gives you the opportunity to be considered.
If selected for this position, a background check will be conducted.
Founded in 1936, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) is America's largest and most trusted grassroots conservation organization with 53 state and territorial affiliates and more than six million members and supporters, including…