U.S. Program Director- Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative

U.S. Program Director- Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative

Job Type(s): Communications, Executive, Programs / Services
Deadline: December 15, 2020 12:00 am
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The U.S. Program director reports to the Director of Conservation Programs and is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing specific conservation projects in the U.S. portions of the Yellowstone to Yukon region.

ABOUT THE YELLOWSTONE TO YUKON CONSERVATION INITIATIVE
The Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y), a joint Canada-U.S. non-profit, is the only organization dedicated to conserving this 3200 km-long region. We work collaboratively with over 450 diverse partners, including governments, Indigenous communities, industry, scientists and outdoors groups to achieve our mission of, connecting and protecting habitat from Yellowstone to Yukon so people and nature can thrive. See y2y.net for more information.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Y2Y seeks a senior conservation professional for the position of U.S. Program Director. The purpose of this position is to support the Director of Conservation Programs in the implementation of the Y2Y strategic plan, and to ensure effective coordination of transboundary programmatic activities between the U.S. and other programs of Y2Y in order to maximize Y2Y’s conservation impact. The general duties of the position are in a program, management, and development capacity.