The Hudson Highlands Land Trust seeks a dynamic individual as its Manager of Public Policy and Planning. This is an exciting opportunity to influence the protection of our treasured natural assets in the Hudson Highlands. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Manager of Public Policy and Planning is responsible for engaging our village, town, city and county representatives in sound land-use planning strategies, and energizing local communities in the protection of the natural resources they value most. They will spearhead the organization’s efforts on natural resource planning, open space prioritization and watershed protection with municipal officials and local communities on both sides of the Hudson River.
We’re looking for a candidate with a degree in municipal planning, environmental or municipal law, or equivalent experience, and a solid foundation in land use planning and public policy work. Candidates must also have a proven track record of implementing successful public communications strategies.
Closing: October 31, 2017