Job Opportunity: Donor Relations Officer, Y2Y

Position: 
Donor Relations Officer
Location: 
Canmore

From the job posting on the Y2Y website:

ABOUT THE YELLOWSTONE TO YUKON CONSERVATION INITIATIVE

The Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (Y2Y) is a joint Canada-US not-for-profit organization with a mission to connect and protect habitat from Yellowstone to Yukon so people and nature thrive. Y2Y takes a scientific approach to conservation and is upheld as a global leader in large landscape conservation. Y2Y was conceived in 1993, and has staff in Alberta, British Columbia, Montana and Idaho. Our staff are creative, knowledgeable and passionate about their work. Visit www.y2y.net to learn more.

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Donor Relations Officer will be a key new member of Y2Y’s Canmore-based Development and Communications Team, working closely with a highly collaborative staff in a mission and results-driven environment. They will primarily help to engage, steward and identify individual and family donors with the capacity to support Y2Y’s conservation work at a higher level. This is a new fulltime position to support a growing team and opportunities, reporting to the Donor Relations Manager.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The Donor Relations Officer will undertake a range of activities to build authentic relationships with donors and prospective donors, inspire them about Y2Y’s vital conservation programs, and provide them with the opportunities and encouragement to give gifts that will make a real impact on one of the world’s last intact mountain ecosystems. This is a mid-level position that will both support senior staff, and manage a portfolio of donors/prospects.

View the full job posting at Y2Y