Conservation Program Executive Assistant

The Nature Conservancy

About Us

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. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity. Therefore, we are committed to a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Working in 72 countries, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit or follow @nature_press on Twitter.

Position Summary

The Conservation Program Executive Assistant provides coordination, project management, and administrative support to conservation teams. They will work to support the strategic priorities of the Washington Conservation Team and Emerald Edge Program - a whole system program supporting community-led conservation across coastal Washington, Canada, and Alaska. This role will involve a significant amount of scheduling and coordination for various meetings, and the ideal candidate will be comfortable with details and managing follow-up from meetings

Desired Skills & Experience

• Bachelor’s degree and 2 years related work experience OR Associate’s degree and 4 years
related work experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Experience coordinating administrative processes.
• Experience generating reports and interpreting data.
• Experience in writing, editing, and proofreading.
• Experience organizing time and managing diverse activities to meet deadlines.
• Experience working across teams and communicating with a wide range of people.

How to Apply

For more information and to apply, please visit and search for job ID#47780 in the keyword search. Deadline to apply is 11:59 PM EST July 19, 2019. The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Areas of impact

  • Environment