The Mountain Lion Foundation is seeking a creative, energetic individual for an executive position. The Mountain Lion Foundation, with offices in Sacramento, California, is a national 34-year-old non-profit organization with the mission of “Saving America’s Lion.” The Foundation uses research, public education, advocacy, legislation, and litigation, to protect mountain lions and to protect their habitat throughout the country.
The Foundation traditionally operates with a lean, effective staff, and the executive will work to recruit, train, supervise, and motivate staff as necessary to meet the increasing demands of carrying out the Foundation’s core mission. The successful candidate will demonstrate strategic and diplomatic skills necessary to manage programs, public contact, and fundraising for a wildlife conservation organization. S/he must be able to create, plan, implement and publicize programs that educate and advocate on behalf of mountain lions. This position reports to the Board of Directors. Prior experience in non-profit organizational development, fiscal management and implementation of successful wildlife conservation efforts will carry a premium in selection.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume/cv, and any supporting documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org