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Part-Time office administrator

Working with the Licking Land Trust is one of the most exciting ways to ensure the protection of rural farmscapes in Licking County.

Working with the Licking Land Trust is one of the most exciting ways to ensure the protection of rural farmscapes in Licking County.

The Licking Land Trust (LLT) seeks a part-time Administrative Director committed to its mission of the preservation, protection and promotion of central Ohio green spaces—wetlands, woods, farmlands, river corridors, and scenic vistas—for the public benefit. The LLT is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has worked with partners and landowners in Licking County for land conservation since its inception in 1989. The organization is overseen by a board of trustees, is nationally accredited by the Land Trust Alliance, and serves over 400 members.

The successful candidate will be expected to work independently in the office in Granville from 10-15 hours per week plus attend the bi-monthly meetings of the board and other events and activities as needed. The Administrative Director is expected to be the primary point of contact and manager of workflow for the board. Duties include facilitating communication among members, committees, partners and property/easement donors; assisting with the organization’s efforts toward fundraising and grant-seeking, outreach, and re-accreditation; managing record keeping, purchasing and payment; assisting in the preparation of newsletters, reports, and media for organizational members and other interested parties; providing technical, clerical and logistical assistance and support for board meetings; and coordinating committee work and other functions of the organization. 

  

The successful candidate must have a high school diploma, excellent communication skills and be experienced using Microsoft Office and social media applications. Some college and/or real estate, title or paralegal experience is desired. 

To apply, please submit a letter of application, resume and list of references. Applications may be submitted by mail to the Licking Land Trust, P.O. Box 196, Granville, Ohio 43023; by email to lickinglandtrust@gmail.com. Please submit application materials by May 10, 2019 to ensure consideration.