NOTICE OF PART-TIME TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WITH THE NATURAL LAND INSTITUTE

Research Assistant in Conservation Finance

Project Name: BUILDING THE SYSTEMS NEEDED TO SCALE UP MULTI-REVENUE BASED CONSERVATION FUNDING IN ILLINOIS

The Research Assistant will play a central role in the small, collaborative team that has been awarded an 18 month grant. This part-time temporary research position will be based in our Rockford office with an opportunity to work from home. This will be an excellent position for someone at the start of a career path in conservation finance or a related field. The work will be carried out mostly during normal office hours and involves some in-state travel. The Research Assistant will report to NLI’s Executive Director and will work closely with the project team.

This is a part-time temporary position approximately 20 hours per week from December 1, 2017 to March 31, 2019. Pay will be at an agreed upon hourly rate. Travel expenses will be reimbursed with mileage based on the standard rate.

To apply, email: info@naturalland.org to request the Research Assistant job description. Applications are due by end of business November 17, 2017. Interviews will be held the week of November 23rd.