Conservation Policy Manager, Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance

Jackson, WY

Organization:

Duties: Responsible for shaping policy on town, county, and public lands development and management projects. Candidates should have education/work experience in wildlife conservation, wildlife biology, natural resource management, land use planning, and/or related fields.

Desired qualifications:  

  • Education/work experience in wildlife conservation, wildlife biology, natural resource management, environmental science, or related fields
  • Ability to craft and develop policy with key stakeholders to solve complex conservation problems
  • Understanding of planning, zoning, the Jackson/Teton County Comprehensive Plan and land development regulations (LDRs)
  • Creative thinker and problem solver
  • Excellent writing skills, including on technical subjects
  • Skilled project manager, including managing budgets, contracts, and consultants
  • Experience engaging community members in complex processes, with clear communication
  • Ability to quickly learn technical subjects from literature review and conversations with subject matter experts and stakeholders
  • Self-motivated and also works well in a team
  • Knowledge of local area, partners, and staff is preferred
  • Willing to work a flexible schedule with evening meetings

Link to more information: See full description and how to apply at jhalliance.org/jobs.

Application deadline: October 13, 2017

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