Philanthropy Writer & Editor

Posted On: December 5, 2017

Media-Related Job

Media Organization: The Nature Conservancy

Company Description

The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to protecting the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. We are conserving lands, waters and oceans at an unprecedented scale, tackling climate change, and helping make cities more sustainable. Working in 72 countries and all 50 states, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more about us, visit and

Job Description

Do you like telling stories? Do you like saving wildlife, spending time in the woods, or staying current on climate policy? Then this could be the job for you!

The Nature Conservancy is looking for an experienced writer to join the Donor Communications Team in our California Chapter. The Nature Conservancy is a global organization that is finding solutions to the world’s toughest environmental challenges. We need a storyteller who can work closely with our scientists and conservation leaders to convey their complex work in language that resonates with our major donors, partners, policymakers and other key audiences.

You would be responsible for writing and editing donor communications materials including monthly newsletters, bi-annual Executive Director updates, proposals, reports, fact sheets, and more. You must be able to 1) make a strong case for our conservation strategies and projects, 2) demonstrate a deep understanding of key audiences, and 3) synthesize complex information into language that resonates with donors and other stakeholders.

This role requires a proactive problem-solver who can partner with many different people—executive, fundraising, marketing, and conservation staff—to pull together well-written materials on tight deadlines.

To Apply

On The Nature Conservancy's careers page you will find more details about the role and the online application form. Go to: and look for posting #45960 -
Philanthropy Writer & Editor. We look forward to hearing from you!