Palmer Land Conservancy seeks an Operations Manager to own a variety of projects and tasks in a fast-paced, mission-driven office environment. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, and working collaboratively with all Palmer staff, this position will be responsible for a variety of fundamental operational functions, while also assisting with, and at times taking the lead on, improvements to key business systems and processes. Palmer is looking for a detail-oriented individual with a big heart for providing support, assistance, and problem solving. The ideal candidate understands customer service and will bring a can-do attitude to all situations. The ideal candidate will be tech savvy, comfortable learning and using a variety of information technology resources (software, hardware, software-as-a-service) that are customary in a modern, hybrid office environment. This position presents an excellent opportunity to gain exposure to the inner workings of a leading land trust, given that the incumbent will support Palmer’s board, executive team and staff across all functions and departments.
For the full job description, please see https://www.palmerland.org/operations-manager
Compensation and Benefits
This is a regular, full-time, exempt position. Annual salary will be commensurate with skills and experience, given the stated salary range. Palmer Land Conservancy offers full-time employees competitive benefits including:
- Employer-sponsored health care including medical, dental, and vision benefits;
- Retirement plan with company contribution;
- Employer-paid short-term and long-term disability;
- Employer-paid life insurance;
- Paid parental leave, vacation, holiday, and sick leave.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Best consideration will be given to applications received by 5 PM on December 8th, 2023.
To apply, please submit: 1) brief cover letter, 2)resume with references, and 3) answers to the questions below (all as a single pdf) by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, including the words “Operations Manager” in the subject line of the email. References will not be contacted unless you are selected for a final interview. Please limit responses to no more than 200 words per question.
- Why are you interested in working for Palmer Land Conservancy?
- Why does conserving land, water, and agriculture in Colorado matter to you?
- Please describe your experience relevant to the position’s core responsibilities.