Managing Director, Audubon Vermont

Audubon seeks a Managing Director to lead Audubon Vermont and expand the organization’s contributions to conservation in Vermont and throughout the Atlantic Flyway. This person will lead the organization to its next level of conservation and financial success working with a group of professionals in the state, an active and supportive state advisory board, and conservation, policy, network and development colleagues along the entire flyway.

This is a high profile, pivotal opportunity for a dynamic conservation professional. An incomplete selection of essential functions follows.

Strategic and Organizational Leadership

  • Develop and lead the implementation of a five-year strategic plan for Audubon in the state of Vermont.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to leveraging the Green Mountain Audubon Center as a hub for education, conservation, and demonstration management, including building bird-friendly communities, promoting working lands for birds and addressing climate change and engaging Vermont’s growing diverse population through strategic outreach efforts.
  • Responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the state office, including monitoring financial and programmatic goals, analyzing results, and taking corrective actions.

Fundraising, External and Network Relations

  • Represent Audubon Vermont throughout the state and raise its profile and visibility to funders, partners, policymakers, and the public.
  • Working with National Audubon Society’s development staff and the board, lead and grow Audubon Vermont’s fundraising efforts to cultivate and solicit major donors and foundations to support the Audubon’s strategic and local priorities to significantly increase contributions from diverse stakeholders.

Full position description and application instructions
Application deadline: Open until filled

Location: Huntington, VT
Employer: National Audubon Society, Audubon Vermont