Alaska Program Director-Anchorage, AK
Position Title: Alaska Program Director
Location: Anchorage, AK
Hours and Compensation: 60000.00 – 70000.00/Annual
Application Deadline: Not listed.
The Conservation Lands Foundation is a national non-profit organization headquartered in Durango, Colorado with offices in San Francisco, Albuquerque, Reno and Washington, DC. The Conservation Lands Foundation was established in 2007 to protect the premier lands and waters under the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) jurisdiction – specifically the 28 million acres of National Monuments and National Conservation Areas, Wilderness and Wilderness Study Areas, National Scenic and Historic Trails and 2,400 miles of Wild and Scenic Rivers that make up our National Conservation Lands.
Our mission is to protect, restore and expand the National Conservation Lands through education, advocacy and partnerships. The Conservation Lands Foundation is the only organization in the country dedicated solely to safeguarding the ecological and cultural integrity of the 28 million acres of National Conservation Lands.
The Alaska Program Director will work with Conservation Lands Foundation staff and board members to implement and develop our Alaska program work in the western Arctic, seek opportunities for expanding our program work in Alaska, and play a leadership role within a coalition of state and national conservation organizations to achieve mutual goals in the Arctic. In addition, the Alaska Program Director will utilize earned media to bolster awareness of the BLM’s conservation responsibilities in Alaska and to translate that awareness into broad public support for protection of the most ecologically important lands as National Conservation Lands.
Please visit our website for full job description and qualificaitons: http://conservationlands.org/job-announcement-alaska-program-director
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