The Southeast Program Manager position offers an exciting opportunity to play a leadership role in the land conservation community. The successful candidate must have working knowledge or previous experience working with land trusts and the ability to build and sustain close, working relationships with diverse stakeholders in the context of complex regional conservation and land use issues.
The Southeast Program Manager reports to the Eastern Division Director of Field Programs and is primarily responsible for developing, managing, delivering and evaluating Alliance programs and services to strengthen and support Alliance member land trusts in the Southeast which the Alliance defines as Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. They will be responsible for the delivery and evaluation of a suite of tools and resources to land trusts, such as training and mentoring programs, one-on-one technical coaching and assistance, targeted capacity building, organizational assessments and financial assistance through grantmaking.
Spartanburg Area Conservancy (SPACE) is seeking to hire a Conservation Director. This individual will lead our conservation program, provide independent oversight, and research potential fee-simple or easement projects. This role will cooperate with the executive director to help manage our conservation program focusing on easements monitoring, land development, water quality protection, and other issues.
Candidates must possess the ability to operate independently and be well organized and flexible. Candidates should have excellent written and communications skills and work well in a team setting. Must understand current Microsoft software and Google Suite. GIS proficiency is a plus.
This position is full-time and based in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Candidates will report directly to the Executive Director and work with the Board of Directors.
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