New name. Same mission.
Palmer Land Trust is now Palmer Land Conservancy.
Posted Date: June 1, 2021
Position Closing Date: Open until filled
Location: Colorado Springs
Employment Status: Full-time, Exempt
Palmer Land Conservancy seeks a Membership Manager who will report to Palmer’s Communications and Fundraising Director. This position will be responsible for managing Palmer’s membership and outreach program to build the next generation of land lovers. The selected individual will have proven membership and engagement building experience ideally in the conservation or outdoor recreation sectors.
With a new name and brand, we have a strong foundation to continue to build upon to create a robust individual and business membership program. This position is critical to our success! The selected individual will have proven fundraising and membership building experience, and strong database and analytical skills. The ideal candidate will also possess excellent communication skills (oral and written), will have a very professional, warm, and engaging demeanor, and have a passion for nature, farming and ranching, and outdoor recreation in the West.
Our new membership manager will join a great team of conservation professionals who are passionate and excited to protect the land they love. Palmer is committed to organizational excellence and innovation, and is seeking candidates who thrive in a high-performance environment. This is a permanent, full-time position with generous time off and a comprehensive benefits package. Palmer’s main office is located in downtown Colorado Springs and has staff located throughout its service area.
Palmer Land Conservancy is one of the leading nonprofit land conservation organizations in Colorado. Since its incorporation in 1977, the organization has protected more than 136,000 acres including 20 public parks and open spaces, working farms and ranches, and iconic scenic views. Palmer is one of the twenty largest local land trusts in the country based upon conserved acreage holdings (there are approximately 1,700 land trusts in the United States), and it is one of the country’s first 100 nationally accredited land trusts. Its main office is located in downtown Colorado Springs and has staff located throughout its service area.
Membership and Donor Relations Management: Manage member stewardship, communications, programming, and systems that serve to grow a sustainable membership program.
Member Events and Outreach: Coordinate and manage member events that build member loyalty and retention as well as support for the conservation of critical land and water resources.
Palmer has an employee values document that can be shared with candidates during the interview process. Values include: passion, impact, courage, personal responsibility, resourcefulness, and commitment.
Salary range is $50,000 - $55,000 DOE. Compensation includes health insurance, retirement match, disability insurance, and a generous paid personal leave package. 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. Early applications are strongly recommended. Applicants should submit 1) cover letter 2) resume 3) answers to the following questions (all in a single PDF) by email to: [email protected] with the subject line: Membership Manager.
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