Closing Date/Time: Wed. 02/22/17 11:59 PM
Salary: $90,521.60 – $114,753.60 Annually
Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week
Location: King Street Center – 201 S Jackson St, Seattle, Washington
Department: Department of Natural Resources & Parks – Water and Land Resources Division
Description: This senior level, limited supervision position provides an exciting opportunity to help extend King County’s long legacy of preserving the natural and working resource landscape. The position will serve as the lead staff for the interjurisdictional Conservation Futures Tax grant process. The position will also serve as a team member on the emerging King County Land Conservation Initiative to protect the remaining high conservation value lands in King County within a generation.
The successful candidate will be a creative thinker with a proven track record of collaborating and forming partnerships. The position will require an aptitude for effectively managing complex and technical data, as well as an understanding of how CFT funding and the annual allocation process can be most effectively leveraged to advance landscape scale conservation with far-reaching and long-lasting benefits to the residents of King County. The successful candidate will have a vision for what it means to implement a long-term goal of conservation in King County and the ability to identify and implement steps toward realizing the vision.