Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico
The Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico is a private, nonprofit organization whose missionis to secure functional and healthy ecosystems in the islands of Puerto Rico, and to instillin their inhabitants a sense of responsibility toward the conservation of our naturalresources, so that we may count on the ecosystem services that will help us achieve oursocial, economic and quality-of-life goals. The Conservation Trust of Puerto Ricobelieves that we can achieve our full potential, both individually and collectively, if wecan sustain the ecosystem services of the islands of Puerto Rico and respect all forms oflife with which we share our natural environment. The Trust carries out this mission byacquiring natural areas and constituting conservation easements, among othermechanisms. As part of its mission, the Trust develops educational programs that focuson generating public awareness and actions that meet the needs of protecting andconserving the island’s natural areas. In addition, it directs a program of tree nurseriesdedicated to the propagation, distribution and planting of endemic and native trees inPuerto Rico. The people of Puerto Rico are the only beneficiaries of the Puerto RicoConservation Trust.If you have a passion for protecting the ecosystems of the islands of Puerto Rico, youmay consider joining our team. We are seeking candidates for the following position:
Position: External Resources Officer
Quantity: 1 Full Time PositionSite: Central Office in San Juan, PR (Calle Tetúan 155, Old San Juan)
The primary purpose of this position is to provide assistance in the development and/orenhancement of Development infrastructure, namely the grants and foundationcomponent and to serve as a point of contact for CTPR staff engaged in proposalimplementation and collaborations related to nature protection and conservation. Thisposition will assist in ensuring that CTPR’s sponsored projects remain in compliancewith the terms of their agreement. This position will police the reporting actions duringthe life of the award to ensure its compliance, and will serve as liaison between theDevelopment Office and CTPR units, regions and properties.
Technology proficient – Word, Excel, Power Point and Fundraising database aplus (Salesforce)
Fully Bilingual. Written and oral English and Spanish communication skills
Strong belief in the mission of the Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico
Detail and results oriented
Positive, perseverant and sunny personality
Availability to work flexible hours, including weekends, holidays and extendedhours.