- Education/Experience: A Bachelor's degree is required; a Master’s degree is preferred. Knowledge of conservation/environmental issues is preferred. International experience preferred. Six years of proven success with foundation, corporate, or government cultivation and grant proposal writing required. Foundations experience is a plus. Experience with donor/CRM databases is a plus. Knowledge of another language is a plus.
- Skills and Abilities:
- Excellent oral and written communication skills, including writing and editing
- Excellent organizational ability, ability to manage multiple tasks, set priorities, and meet deadlines
- Knowledge of standard development practices and techniques, donor cultivation, donor relationship management, proposal and report writing, and prospect research
- Ability to be adaptable, flexible and responsive
- Strong attention to detail
- Comfortable with complex budgets and logical frameworks
- Intercultural communication skills
- Collaborative team player
- Demonstrated interest in environmental policy, wildlife/wildlands conservation issues
- Experience with climate change donors a plus
- Commitment to the goals of World Wildlife Fund.
- The ability to travel up to 20% domestically and internationally
- Submit cover letter and resume through our Careers Page, Requisition #18034
- Due to the high volume of applications we are not able to respond to inquiries via phone
As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.