Development & Communications Director – The Land Trust for Santa Barbara County

As the Land Trust nears its 40th Anniversary, we are looking to hire an experienced Director of Development & Communications to help us embark on a new level of growth and engagement over the next five years and beyond. The Director will arrive at a time of evolution within the organization and have the opportunity to build new approaches to fund development and communications while also solidifying the systems and infrastructure that support growth. The Director will work with the whole Land Trust team to harness this momentum and build the communications and fund development program of our future.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation is commensurate within the non-profit field and is based upon experience. Annual compensation range is $115,000 – $140,000. Benefits include generous vacation, paid health and dental premiums, and a supportive team culture. Successful candidates also have the opportunity to join an employer-sponsored retirement plan. This position is a full-time, exempt (salaried) position. This position is based in Santa Barbara and requires frequent travel throughout the county with occasional evening and weekend obligations.

How to Apply

Please submit a resume, and a compelling cover letter, to Meredith Hendricks at [email protected] with the subject: Development & Communications Director. The position will remain open until filled. Applicants with the most relevant experience and qualifications suitable for the position will be contacted for an initial phone interview.

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