Overview

The Nature Conservancy in Indiana is looking for a White River Project Director to join our expanding Freshwater Team!  Our Freshwater Team is currently working on projects that include developing watershed plans, assisting the spread of soil health via crop insurance, engaging partners on the river, investigating flood impacts from land use changes, and improving habitat.  Come help us develop and deliver innovative strategies that will make the White River a place of pride to live, work, and play.

This is a full-time position preferably located in Indianapolis, IN (other locations within central Indiana may be considered).  Frequent travel within the focal territory is expected, as well as occasional out-of-state travel.  The compensation range begins at $58,300 annually and is commensurate with experience.

For a complete position description, visit http://www.nature.org/careers and use keyword “Indiana” to search for and apply to this position by 11:59 pm EDT November 4, 2022.

About The Nature Conservancy in Indiana

The Nature Conservancy’s mission is to protect the lands and waters upon which all life depends.  As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive.  We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. Whether it’s career development, flexible schedules, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC.

Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued.  We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work.  In addition to the requirements in our postings, we recognize that people come with talent and experiences outside of a job.  Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and a culture of inclusion!  Please apply – we’d love to hear from you.  To quote myriad TNC staff members, “you’ll join for our mission, and you’ll stay for our people.”

With a 60-year history, an energized and passionate staff, and 11,000 committed members, the Indiana Chapter of the Nature Conservancy is a hub of innovation, using science and collaboration to drive conservation success that is relevant around the world.  Our conservation work in Indiana contributes significantly to the Conservancy’s global initiatives.  We have protected over 100,000 acres of prairies, wetlands, forests, and other natural areas across the state so that people and nature can thrive.