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The Greater Yellowstone Coalition offers our employees an unparalleled opportunity to help protect the world’s first national park and the lands, waters, and wildlife that surround it. Hailed as one of the most majestic places on Earth—Yellowstone National Park—and the ecosystem that supports it create a unique opportunity for our employees to live, work, and recreate in a place of unwavering beauty. Please see below for our current job openings. GYC is an equal opportunity employer.
The Greater Yellowstone Coalition seeks a creative, highly motivated Development & Marketing Coordinator to lead a team to raise a $3 million operating budget. Candidate should have college degree + five years minimum development experience; demonstrated creative writing, speaking, negotiating skills; sensitivity to subtleties of dealing with major funders; experience in developing budgets; and familiarity with fund raising software. Prefer capital campaign experience, knowledge of issues in Greater Yellowstone and the West. Download the full job description here.
Location: Bozeman, Montana. Competitive salary and benefits.
Email a letter of interest explaining how your skills and experience match the position description, as well as a resume, two writing samples and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please enter “DMC 2015” into the subject line of the email in order to ensure a timely review of your materials. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
Deadline for applying is August 31, 2015. Position is open until filled.
Wilderness and Recreation Partnership Contractor
Background: The Wilderness Recreation Partnership (WRP) is dedicated to preserving and improving bicycle trails while protecting Wilderness lands throughout the Gallatin National Forest. WRP works in partnership with the Gallatin National Forest and conservation and recreational groups throughout Gallatin, Park and Madison Counties to realize its vision. This contract is funded by the Greater Yellowstone Coalition, Montana Wilderness Association and the Montana Wilderness Society. The Greater Yellowstone Coalition will be the contract administrator. Download the full description here.
Scope of Work: Contractor will be responsible for coordinating activities of the Wilderness and Recreation Partnership including but not limited to:
- Communicating the goals, vision and activities of WRP to the public and media
- Planning, organizing and implementing trails projects
- Generating public support for WRP’s mission
- Recruiting and retaining volunteers
- Securing funding for WRP’s programs and activities
- Working closely with partners to coordinate conservation activities to protect the Gallatin Range
- Working with Gallatin Campaign partners and WRP advisory committee to develop a program and fundraising plan to advance the mission and vision of WRP as a stand-alone organization
To Apply: Provide a cover letter expressing your interesting in the contract and include a one-page resume with relevant experience that demonstrates your ability to perform the work outlined in this RFP. Please submit proposal via email to: email@example.com and include Wilderness Recreation Partnership Contractor and your name in the subject line.