Sustainable Water Project Manager

The Nature Conservancy

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

We currently have an opening on The Nature Conservancy’s California Water Team, which seeks a Sustainable Water Management Project Manager. This position will lead and support a broad range of projects benefiting our important streams, groundwater dependent ecosystems and imperiled upland habitat species. The ideal candidate will be a strong communicator, excellent project manager and thrive working independently, as well as part of a team. We encourage diverse candidates to apply.

Minimum Qualifications
BA/BS degree and 5 years’ experience in conservation practice or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience managing complex and/or multiple projects, including staffing, workloads and finances under deadlines.
Experience in partnership development with non-profit partners, community groups and/or government agencies.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Experience negotiating.

For more information and to apply, please visit and search for job ID# 47517 in the keyword search. Deadline to apply is 11:59 PM EST April 28, 2019. The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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  • General Management

Areas of impact

  • Environment