Founded in 1951, the Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. We are tackling climate change, conserving lands, waters and oceans at unprecedented scale, providing food and water sustainably and helping make cities more sustainable. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity. Therefore, we strive for a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Working in 74 countries, including all 50 United States, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit www.nature.org or follow @nature_press on Twitter.
The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, 401k or savings-plan matching for eligible employees, excellent benefits, flexible work policies and a collaborative work environment. We also provide professional development opportunities and promote from within. As a result, you will find a culture that supports and inspires conservation achievement and personal development, both within the workplace and beyond.
YOUR POSITION WITH TNC
The Executive Office and Strategic Plan Projects Assistant will provide varied administrative, logistical and meeting support services, and as assigned research to the executive director’s office.
The Executive Office and Strategic Plan Projects Assistant will provide administrative, logistical and research assistance related to board of trustees’ management and meetings, and the strategic planning workgroup. This may include some, or all, of the following: calendar management, scheduling and coordinating meeting logistics and setup; securing meeting and/or project supplies; note taking and/or recording of minutes; board efficiency and productivity projects; assist with the preparation of correspondence and information packets. They will use available systems and resources to track data; other duties as assigned. The Assistant will have frequent interaction with staff throughout the program as well as with trustees, partners and other visitors.
RESPONSIBILITIES & SCOPE
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