New name. Same mission.
Palmer Land Trust is now Palmer Land Conservancy.
Posted Date: January 2022
Position Closing Date: Open until filled
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Job Type: Full-time, non-exempt position
Salary Hiring Range: $35,000-$45,0000
Covid Protocols: Palmer Land Conservancy operates with a staff-first mindset during this unprecedented global pandemic. While this position requires time in our office, flexibility and work-from-home options can be discussed. We are happy to discuss all of our employee protection measures with qualified candidates.
If you are looking for a fulfilling position focused on meaningful work with a fun and dynamic team, look no further than Palmer Land Conservancy’s Philanthropy Office Assistant. This role is responsible for philanthropic and office support by managing a variety of fundraising, outreach events, and administrative tasks including philanthropic administrative assistance, processing donations, database management and data entry, executive assistance, front office support including greeting visitors and answering phones and email, and other functions necessary to manage a fast-paced fundraising environment and nonprofit office. A key component of this position is being responsible for managing the CRM database by inputting data, recording donations and event registrations, ensuring data integrity, and creating and providing reports. The assistant will play a critical role in donor stewardship with processing tax acknowledgement letters, new member packets, and assisting with donor events. Palmer is looking for a detailed-oriented individual with a big heart for providing support, assistance, and problem solving. The ideal candidate understands customer service and hospitality and will bring a can-do attitude to all situations.
Palmer Land Conservancy is one of the leading nonprofit land conservation organizations in Colorado. Since its incorporation in 1977, the organization has protected nearly 136,000 acres including 20 public parks and open spaces, working farms and ranches, wildlife habitat, and 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 office is located in downtown Colorado Springs and has staff located throughout southern Colorado. More info at palmerland.org.
Donor Relations and Events (30%)
Database Administration (40%)
Organizational Support (30%)
Palmer offers full-time employees excellent benefits including: health, dental, and vision insurance, SIMPLE IRA plan with employer contribution, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, parental leave, and generous paid time off and holiday observances.
How to Apply: The position is open until filled. Early applications are strongly recommended. Applicants should submit 1) a cover letter, 2) resume, and 3) answers to the questions below (all as a single pdf) by e-mail to: [email protected] with the subject line: Office Coordinator
Please limit responses to no more than 200 words per question: