Position: Forest Campaigner, Canada
Location: Vancouver or Nelson BC preferred / flexible within Canada
Stand is hiring a Forest Campaigner to play a key role in advancing forest protection efforts in Canada. This position is central to planned efforts to support improved forest conservation policies and new protected areas and will expand our ability to hold some of the world’s biggest corporations accountable for their environmental impacts.
If you are passionate about Stand’s mission, like taking on big challenges, have a depth and breadth of experience on Canadian forest issues, and are eager to bring it, then read on! This might be the perfect role for you.
We encourage applicants to apply by Feb 28, 2019. This position is open until filled and applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
The Forest Campaigner will be responsible for advancing our Canadian forest strategy which involves working in coalition on place-based conservation efforts, improved forest policies, supporting indigenous conservation leadership initiatives, and supporting markets campaign work related to reducing the impacts that the pulp and paper, solid wood, and biomass industries are having on Canadian forests. Our forest campaign also works with stakeholders in Canada to achieve large-scale forest protection agreements. This is a full-time salaried position with excellent benefits - the salary range is $65,657 - $91,9200 CAD ($50,000 - $70,000 USD) commensurate with experience. Location: This position will be based in British Columbia (Vancouver or Nelson BC preferred and is open to other locations in Canada).
Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume, as attachments to ForestCampaigner@Stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. Failure to apply in the requested format will automatically disqualify you from the process.
In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role. Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. Application materials will be reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received, so we encourage you to apply early. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 15 2019 ID: 51065