New name. Same mission.
Palmer Land Trust is now Palmer Land Conservancy.
Posted Date: February 5, 2021
Position Closing Date: Open until filled
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Employment Status: Full-time, Exempt
With over 136,000 acres under permanent conservation, Palmer Land Conservancy is one of the leading nonprofit land conservation organizations in Colorado and is the 18th largest local land trust in the nation based on acreage conserved. We seek a highly creative, motivated, and passionate individual who will bring their love of the land and nature, coupled with their expertise in communications, to the team. Our ideal candidate will understand brand management and strategy and have an excellent skill-set for storytelling, writing, and design. This individual also needs to possess the leadership qualities to manage a comprehensive communications program. This is a permanent, full-time position with generous time off, a comprehensive benefits package, and room for growth.
Salary range is $50,000 - $55,000 DOE. Palmer offers full-time employees excellent benefits including: employer-paid health, dental, and vision insurance, short-term and long-term disability, and generous paid time off and holiday observances. The position is based out of Palmer’s Colorado Springs office located in beautiful downtown, and in close proximity to ample recreation and open space opportunities.
The position is open until filled. To apply, applicants should submit the following 1) professional writing and graphic design example, 2) resume, 3) list of three references, and 4) answers to the questions below as a single PDF to: [email protected] with the subject line: Communications Manager. References will not be contacted unless you are selected for a final interview.
Please limit responses to no more than 200 words per question:
If selected for an interview, there will be a 3-step interview process held remotely by Zoom (with the potential for a socially-distanced, in-person meeting following the Zoom interviews). It may include:
Since 1977, Palmer Land Conservancy has worked with individuals, private and public partners, and various communities to protect land forever including 20 of the region’s favorite public parks and open spaces, important working farms and ranches, and iconic scenic views. We passionately promote the conservation and enjoyment of our region’s most important natural assets that define why we love Colorado: its natural beauty, locally grown food, and outdoor recreation.