Conservation Science & Campaign Coordinator

Wild Heritage, Project of Earth Island Institute

Job Description

 We seek a candidate that is well versed in conservation science and can organize/coordinate diverse NGO partners in formulating conservation strategies, campaign planning, and implementation. A mix of publication and strong organization skills is required. The fellow will report to the Chief Scientist, will work from home with some travel, though we anticipate this is mainly by zoom and phone calls. 

Position responsibility: successful applicant will have background in forest ecosystems in the Pacific Northwest (wet and dry forests) and southwest (AZ, NM), experience in conservation planning in fire-adapted forests, including protected areas and ways to manage fire that reduce risks to communities without logging. We seek a dynamic, people-oriented, problem solving person that has a good balance of publications and coordination/facilitation skills. We also desire skills in website maintenance to keep our website current – 

Wild Heritage, fiscally-sponsored by Earth Island Institute, provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Posted 2 months ago
Berkeley, California
Education Requirement
Master's Degree
Experience Requirement
1-5 years