Nonprofit Environmental Advocate

Denver, CO
Full Time
TNC-CO-DEN
Entry Level

The Nature Conservancy is a global environmental nonprofit working to create a world where people and nature can thrive. Grounded in science and collaborative from the beginning, The Nature Conservancy began when leading scientists, committed citizens and dedicated leaders came together with a shared vision to protect and care for nature.

Founded in the U.S. through grassroots action in 1951, The Nature Conservancy has grown to become one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world. We did this by opening a dialogue around solutions to problems like environmental injustice. We make it our job to speak up and protect our planet through community engagement. Threshold Giving empowers people to fund conservation efforts across Colorado.


Job Title: Environmental Advocate and Fundraiser for The Nature Conservancy. You will be an employee of Threshold Giving

We offer industry leading base pay at $25 an hour plus comprehensive access to employee benefits, including professional counseling, legal & financial services, and insurance after 90 days. Advocates will find a supportive and uplifting work atmosphere promoting professional development. 

Nonprofit Advocate and Fundraiser Job Summary: Threshold Giving is seeking  highly motivated and outgoing individuals to join our Nonprofit Advocacy and Fundraising Teams. The successful candidate will be responsible for engaging with potential donors and promoting our nonprofit partners through street and private site outreach. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic.

Nonprofit Advocate and Fundraiser Responsibilities:

  • Engage with potential members through different canvassing assignments
  • Promote our nonprofit partners such as The Nature Conservancy and answer any questions potential donors may have
  • Meet or exceed fundraising standards
  • Maintain accurate records of interactions and other reporting
  • Attend regular team meetings and training sessions
 

Nonprofit Advocate and Fundraiser Requirements:

  • Previous experience in sales or customer service is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivation
  • Ability to work late afternoons, one weekend day per week
  • Willingness to use public transportation/carpool to events

Nonprofit Advocate and Fundraiser Physical Demands:

  • Ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to carry and transport materials as needed
  • Ability to independently engage in 50+ conversations daily
 

Nonprofit Advocate and Fundraiser Pay and Benefits:

Advocates can earn $25 an hour or higher to include fundraising bonus incentives

We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package, including access to professional counseling, legal & financial services, insurance after 90 days, paid time off, and opportunities for advancement within the company. 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer:

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences.

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