New England Forestry Foundation
Easement Stewardship Manager
New England Forestry Foundation (NEFF) is the only non-profit land trust in New England with a regional focus and a pro-forestry mission. We conserve forests and promote sustainable forest management to permanently protect the character of New England and the region’s primary source of clean water and air, native wildlife habitat, diverse recreational opportunities, and rural economic opportunity. In the last 15 years, NEFF has protected one
of every three acres of land conserved in New England. NEFF currently manages 143 feeowned Community Forests and more than a million acres protected by conservation easements. The organization is in a period of growth, having increased staffing by a third within the last couple of years
About the Position
New England Forestry Foundation is seeking applications for a full-time Easement Stewardship Manager. The Easement Stewardship Manager will be responsible for overseeing NEFF’s portfolio of 145 conservation easements across New England. The Easement Stewardship Manager will coordinate with NEFF’s full-time Stewardship Associate to conduct annual site visits, complete annual monitoring reports, update files and recordkeeping, and communicate with easement landowners. This position will also evaluate and respond to landowner requests associated with reserved rights in conservation easements, and manage existing easement monitoring contracts with outside entities to monitor NEFF’s landscape-scale conservation easements.
For a list of job responsibilities, desired qualifications, and information regarding compensation, visit New England Forestry Foundation’s website.