COSA Conservation Coordinator position with TNC-Colorado

COSA community,

The Nature Conservancy in Colorado is hiring a new, full-time Conservation Project Coordinator position to support conservation teams and projects across our business unit. This is an excellent opportunity for an early-career professional to expand your project management skills and to learn about a variety of land and water conservation initiatives with a focus on tackling climate change. The estimated starting salary is $58,000-$61,000/year, depending on qualifications and experience.

The Conservation Project Coordinator will work collaboratively with TNC Colorado’s Conservation Project Manager, Conservation Director, and other conservation team members to advance a suite of priority projects in our portfolio. Drawing on strong organizational skills and project management experience, the position will drive increased coordination, collaboration, and collective effort. Work may include coordinating regular team conversations, incorporating input from leadership or other advisors, managing project timelines and tasks, holding team members accountable, and facilitating productive team discussions. We are looking for:

  • A combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of experience in conservation practice and/or project coordination and management.
  • Experience supporting or co-leading complex and/or multiple projects across teams and departments.
  • Experience completing tasks independently, organizing time, and managing diverse activities to meet deadlines.
  • A strong team player who can build inclusive relationships and work collaboratively across the organization and with TNC partners.

Even if you are not interested in applying, we’d really appreciate your assistance in sharing this unique position widely through your networks. The full position description is attached, and those interested in applying can submit materials online by using the Apply Now button at applyhelp.



Drew Rayburn, Ph.D. | Director of Conservation Science and Planning | The Nature Conservancy in Colorado | drew.rayburn | C: +1 530 723 3233

Colorado Conservation Project Coordinator – Job ID 52711.pdf