ALT Seeking Development Director
October 30, 2012
Androscoggin Land Trust
Deadline: Open until filled
The Androscoggin Land Trust (ALT) seeks a Development Director to join our team advancing land conservation and community connections to the Androscoggin River.
Working closely with the Executive Director and the Chair of our Development Committee, the Director of Development will plan and manage all fundraising activities of ALT, including membership campaigns, outreach to major donors, fundraising events, and selected grant applications. The position will develop and execute a strategy for building and sustaining the organization’s capacity. The desired candidate must be passionate about land conservation and outdoor recreation, articulate on ALT’s mission and work, with an understanding of the communities of the Androscoggin River, and a proven fluent writer. Grant writing experience preferred.
The Androscoggin Land Trust is a membership supported organization dedicated to protecting, through land conservation and stewardship, important natural areas, traditional landscapes and outdoor experiences in the Androscoggin River watershed. ALT offers recreational programs in the region including LA Trails, serving Lewiston-Auburn, Chisholm Trails, serving Jay and Livermore Falls, and the Great Falls Paddling Society, offering seasonal outings on the Androscoggin River. We currently conserve 4,850 acres of land and more than 10 miles of frontage along the Androscoggin River.
Undergraduate degree required, as is strong computer proficiency. Position is full time. Ability to independently meet deadlines and solve problems is critical. Full position description is posted online at www.androscogginlandtrust.org
Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or Androscoggin Land Trust, PO Box 3145, Auburn, ME 04212. (posted 10/30)