Employment at the Vermont Land Trust

We are hiring!

Join the Vermont Land Trust, a national leader in land conservation, as our Executive Assistant to the President.

We invite applications from people passionate about fostering connections between land and people by supporting effective leadership within the organization.

Our ideal candidate is:

  • Energized by our mission and this administrative support role;
  • An adept problem solver – someone who takes initiative, anticipates issues, and works proactively to support leadership;
  • Seeking to apply their expertise in executive administration in a dynamic, fast-paced, and growing environment.

We offer an annual salary range of $50,193 – $53,407 depending on experience, for this 40-hours-per-week position. We offer excellent benefits and a collaborative work environment that values communication, innovation, learning, and growth. Full job description here.

Please apply with a resume and cover letter to search@vlt.org by October 15, 2021

Joining the Vermont Land Trust

When we work towards the common good of land and people, both thrive. At the Vermont Land Trust, we advance this belief through conservation, stewardship and a vision for thriving farms, forests, natural areas and community places.

Since 1977, we have protected over 600,000 acres or 11% of the private land in Vermont—making VLT one of the largest, most impactful land trusts in the nation. We do this with a staff of 43, an annual operating budget of $5M, and a growing membership base of over 3,000.

We strive to create a culture where all belong. Service, trust, communication, fairness, community, and learning are expressed every day in large and small ways. Whether we’re examining assumptions, accommodating flexible schedules, or collaborating across teams, we are a community that values one another and takes time to grow together.

The Vermont Land Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite people of all backgrounds and lived experiences to apply for our jobs.