Midwest Division Development Program Specialist

The Nature Conservancy
Illinois, United States
Competitive Salary
Jun 24, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

 About Us

Since 1951, The Nature Conservancy has been doing work you can believe in protecting the lands and waters that all life depends on. 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. We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. Whether it’s career development, work/life balance, 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 of our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued.


Position Summary

The Midwest Development Program Specialist will support the strategic fundraising priorities of the five state Midwest division by harnessing the power of collaboration across the division (WI, IL, IN, MI, OH). The incumbent will manage the processes and coordinate and provide follow up for projects that increase principal and major gift activity. The Program Specialist will apply advanced skills in project management to better harness cross-cutting fundraising potential across state development programs.

Skills & Experience

  • Experience generating reports, and analyzing and interpreting data.
  • Experience working across departments.
  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience with current technology in relevant field.
  • Experience, coursework, or other training in principles and practices of relevant field.


How to Apply

To view the full position description and apply, please visit https://careers.nature.org. Applications will be reviewed in the order they’re received, and the position will remain open until filled. If you experience technical issues, please contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Please visit our career center for a full list of all our open positions globally – new positions are posted often!