Title: Executive Director
Reports to: Board of Directors
Organization: Thames Talbot Land Trust
Location: London, Ontario
Salary: $65,000 (equivalent to 30 hours per week)
Thames Talbot Land Trust (TTLT) is a registered charity with a mission to protect environmentally significant land throughout our region. Our objective is the effective conservation of priority natural areas within the TTLT area of interest and associated habitat and species targets, focusing on private land securement and stewardship based on good science. We are looking for a permanent Executive Director to provide dynamic leadership in the development and implementation of a well-funded, community-based land conservation program that aligns with TTLT’s strategic plan. This is not just a managerial position. Our Executive Director will have the flexibility and autonomy to build their own job, creating a vision for TTLT and driving it forward with the support of staff, committees, and the Board of Directors. We are looking for someone who excels at building relationships, has a passion for conservation and is and up for a challenge!
This position will be responsible for: identifying and developing new opportunities to advance strategic plan goals; managing staff; developing and managing annual operational plans and budgets; furthering the development of TTLT’s financial and organizational capacity; taking a lead role in fundraising and major donor cultivation; building partnerships within local communities, other organizations and government agencies; communicating regularly and effectively with communities, agencies and existing or prospective partners; leading land securement negotiations and overseeing conservation planning and property stewardship work.
Working with TTLT means flexible working hours, an office located where you can enjoy nature on your breaks and a close-knit team of passionate people to work with!
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Development and Fundraising
Community and Partnership Liaison
Conservation Planning & Stewardship
Skills and Aptitudes
If you are interested in joining our team, please email your resume along with your cover letter in one file (MSWord or PDF only, with the file named your last name followed by your first name) to email@example.com and refer to “TTLT Executive Director” in the subject line.
You must also fill out this brief eligibility survey in order for your application to be considered: https://forms.gle/2nGQbQWSXeKgfPP57
Applications are due by midnight on Sunday, February 28, 2021.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 14 2021 ID: 58417