Current Job Openings

Sycamore Land Trust is seeking exceptionally qualified, motivated candidates for its Executive Director position.

As chief executive officer, the Executive Director provides the vision and oversight for key program areas including land protection, land stewardship, and environmental education while overseeing six other full-time professional staff. This hard-working, experienced team looks forward to welcoming a leader who can inspire and engage people within the organization and across Sycamore’s diverse coverage area of 26 counties.

The successful candidate must demonstrate exceptional skills in leadership, management, and communication. Experience with major gift fundraising, working with boards, and financial management is critical. A working understanding of land trusts and conservation is essential. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required, advanced degree preferred, and five to ten years’ experience in conservation, nonprofit management, and/or related field.

Salary is commensurate with experience. In addition, Sycamore provides competitive retirement, health/dental benefits, and paid time off.

Click here to see a job description (PDF).