Executive Director – Feather River Land Trust

The Feather River Land Trust (FRLT) is seeking a strategic and dynamic leader to advance our mission to “conserve the lands and waters of the Feather River region and steward their ecological, cultural, and educational values for current and future generations.” The Executive Director is responsible for oversight, execution, and implementation of the mission of FRLT and guides and supports staff in the areas of fundraising, land protection, land management, finance, outreach, and public relations. The
Executive Director ensures FRLT maintains accreditation by the Land Trust Alliance, implements sound and ethical business practices, and positively represents the organization with other conservation agencies, landowners, donors, and the public. The Executive Director reports to the FRLT Board of Directors and is responsible for the implementation of strategy as developed and approved by the Board.

Based at the Feather River Land Trust headquarters in Quincy, CA. The position requires occasional travel to various locations throughout Plumas, Sierra, and Lassen counties and several trips each year to Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area (mileage reimbursed for regional work travel).

The annual salary range for this position is $100,000–$150,000, depending on experience and qualifications. The benefits package includes flexible Paid Time Off, paid time for personal wellness, and after an introductory period, eligibility for all FRLT benefits, including the opportunity to enroll in Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance (50% premium paid) and retirement program (SIMPLE IRA with 3% matching of yearly earnings). This is a full-time, exempt position. FRLT is an equal opportunity employer to all, without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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