Job Opportunities with MALT

Operations Intern  (posted 09-02-14)


Reports to: Land Steward/GIS Specialist

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 20-40 hours per week.

Duration: Based on availability.

Primary Duties:

  • Assist staff with development, education and land conservation related tasks. Duties may include:
    • Researching and writing grants.
    • Becoming proficient with MALT’s database (Salesforce).
    • Entering information, organizing and generating reports in MALT’s database.
    • Planning fundraising events.
    • Contacting business sponsors.
    • Preparing MALT for LTA recertification.
    • Assisting with cold contact mailing
    • General office tasks such as answering phones and assisting with mailings.

Other:

  • Performs other duties as requested by the Executive Director or other staff.
  • Participate in mandatory staff training and meetings.

Education, Technology Skills and Physical Abilities:

  • Working toward a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in environmental and/or public policy, business/non-profit management, law or a related field.
  • Interested and enthusiastic about sustainability principles, land conservation and environmental education.
  • Experience communicating with businesses, government and the general public.
  • Exceptional writing and interpersonal skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills, self-directed, strongly motivated.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent internet and academic researching skills.
  • High-energy, forward-thinking, creative individual with high ethical standards.

Compensation:

  • Unpaid.
  • No housing offered.
  • Academic course credit highly recommended.

Application:

Send resume, cover letter, and three references to greg@savetheland.org, Attn: Operations Intern, by September 20th, 2014. In the cover letter describe in detail:

  • Coursework you feel would help you in this position.
  • Experiences leading interpretive programs or speaking with groups of people.
  • Experiences you having living, working and/or learning in the West.
  • Biggest challenges you anticipate with this position.
  • Short-term and long-term goals.
  • Why you would be a good fit for this position.

Mountain Area Land Trust

P.O. Box 4063

Evergreen, Colorado 80437-4063

Physical: 3721 Evergreen Parkway, Suite 1, Evergreen, CO 80439

Office: (303) 679-0950

www.savetheland.org