Recruitment: Program Associate, California Oceans Program
We are searching for a driven, organized and collaborative team player who is passionate about ocean conservation to support the coordination of all aspects of the Ocean program to ensure maximum conservation benefit across all projects. We need someone who’s ready to help manage core functions and processes for the California Oceans Program of the Conservancy and act as a point person across departments.
The Associate will support the development and tracking of the program budget and spending, maintain and catalyze the Oceans fundraising prospect list, coordinate and assist with the grant report and proposal writing process, and lead the implementation of the team’s communications strategy. This individual will have a strong ability to connect and collaborate with a range of people professionally and build and leverage these relationships to help the Program succeed.
The California Oceans Program:
The Nature Conservancy’s California Oceans Program’s vision is to protect and restore the diversity, resilience, and benefits of ocean and island ecosystems and scale conservation solutions developed in California for global impact. We leverage cutting-edge science and technology, deploy market-based solutions, and empower communities and individuals to drive change. Our team has the experience, expertise, and mindset to advance this ambitious vision, whether it is through securing a network of marine protected areas across the state, delivering transformative technologies for sustainable fisheries, spearheading new ways to protect ocean habitats, or restoring the health of island ecosystems and marine species. Join the California Oceans Program as we work to restore the health and resilience of oceans here and around the world.
You can learn more about our work here:
• Oceans Program Webpage
• Swordfish Blog
• Whale Entanglement Webpage
• Plastics Webpage
If you have questions about this position, please contact The Nature Conservancy in California’s Talent Manager, Amber Mello at email@example.com or connect on LinkedIn See full job posting and apply with resume and cover letter, here.
Deadline: September 28, 2020
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 men and women of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and cultures. 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 orientations, gender identities, military or veteran status or other status protected by law.