Executive Director: Now Hiring

KLT is in search of a new Executive Director.

Kaniksu Land Trust, a community-supported not for profit organization serving north Idaho and northwest Montana, is seeking a new executive director. The ideal candidate will be a strong, well-focused, and dynamic leader willing to reach out to our community and promote the mission of KLT through public engagement and fundraising. This person will need to be able to inspire and direct a small but talented staff and engage an array of community partners and collaborators.

Reporting to a professional board of directors, the executive director is the public face and principal advocate of KLT and works closely with the board and staff to achieve short and long-term goals in pursuit of the organization’s mission. The executive director is responsible for hiring and supervising staff, developing and implementing an effective fundraising strategy, overseeing general operations and outreach, and managing the organizational budget.

Experience is required in organizational leadership, fundraising, financial management, public engagement, collaboration, and partnership-building. The successful candidate will also possess a high degree of political awareness and strong interpersonal skills and will hold at least a B.A. or B.S. degree. He/she will be comfortable working with both board and staff in a productive and cohesive manner, and in assuming the role of mentor and leader.

To read the full job description click here: KLT ED Position Description

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume, personal mission statement and/or professional statement of purpose, and three references in a single PDF document to info@kaniksu.org by April 5, 2019