Palmer Land Trust seeks a Director of Philanthropy to build and grow the organization’s philanthropic programming, including individual giving, institutional relations, corporate and business partnerships, and planned giving. With more than 130,000 acres under permanent conservation, Palmer Land Trust is one of the leading nonprofit land conservation organizations in Colorado and is one of the twenty largest local land trusts in the nation.
The Director of Philanthropy will manage a diverse range of activities including direct solicitation, identifying donor prospects, donor engagement and stewardship, relationship building, grant management, business partnerships, written appeals, and fundraising events. At the core of Palmer’s fundraising goals is building, engaging, and retaining a growing individual donor base that provides annual giving and project-based support to advance the organization’s work. The Director of Philanthropy will work closely with the Executive Director to broaden and deepen Palmer’s community-based support throughout our region.
Palmer Land Trust seeks a unique individual for this position who is interested in growing our philanthropic footprint and directly supporting Palmer’s growth as a regional conservation leader. Palmer is committed to organizational excellence and innovation, and is seeking exceptional candidates who thrive in a collaborative, high-performance environment. This is a permanent, full-time position with generous time off and a comprehensive benefits package.