Reports to: Executive Director
$55,000-$65,000/yr commensurate with experience
Full-time, 40 hours per week – paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, health insurance contributions, and IRA retirement savings plan with employer contribution
Who We Are:
The Watershed Foundation is a non-profit organization working since 1997 to protect, preserve and improve the water quality of our beautiful local lakes and streams. Together with our supporters, board, staff and partner network we fulfill our mission by identifying and stopping sources of pollution, uniting partners, and empowering the public to be good stewards of our water resources through education and outreach. Please peruse our website to learn more about what we do and how we do it!
Our Executive Director and Board members are actively involved in fundraising and look forward to partnering with you. We have a loyal base of 700+ active donors committed to our mission, and good potential for increased legacy giving. We recently expanded our geographic reach and are developing new strategies for engaging city as well as lakefront residents.
At TWF, you’ll have the autonomy to help meet the opportunity and challenge of these times in a flexible, casual, and supportive work environment with the potential for growth.
Who we are looking for:
People often describe you as passionate, talented, driven, innovative, helpful and sincere. You are self-sufficient, detail-oriented, and possess the ability to work independently and with a team. You are an outstanding communicator possessing excellent writing and speaking skills. You enjoy setting and meeting goals. You are extremely organized and work well under limited supervision. You are a continuous learner. You are committed to protecting and preserving the environment, especially our water resources.
The job we need you to do:
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:
The position is based in North Webster, Indiana, which is surrounded by more than 60 beautiful natural lakes. Hours and work location are flexible; however, frequent travel to the office and regular in person meetings ae required. This is an exempt, full-time position with a salary range of $55,000 – $65,000 depending on experience. The Watershed Foundation values continued growth and provides an annual stipend for professional development.
Our Non-Discrimination Policy:
It is the practice of The Watershed Foundation in all aspects of employment, to treat all persons without discrimination based on race, religion, color, political affiliation, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, sex or age.
Please submit your resume, cover letter, and contact information for two professional references on Indeed (https://www.indeed.com/job/development-director-b98843a3f76928eb) by March 29, 2023.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, we plan to begin conducting interviews by mid-to-late April.
Download Job Announcement – TWF Development Director March 2023