Whitetails Unlimited is looking for new field director in Virginia
Whitetails Unlimited Inc., a national, nonprofit conservation organization established in 1982, with more than 90,000 supporters and 425 chapters, has a career opportunity for a highly motivated individual as a field director. This professional position will be located in central Virginia with an October start date, and will report directly to the vice president of field operations.
The successful candidate will organize and conduct fundraising events throughout the territory along with mobilizing volunteers and serving as a liaison between Whitetails Unlimited chapters and national headquarters. The mission of this position is to establish, maintain, and grow the operations of Whitetails Unlimited in the state of Virginia.
The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree. Related training and job experience will be considered in lieu of a degree. Actual exposure to volunteer programs, event planning and fundraising methods, with proven leadership and relationship building skills is mandatory. Strong organizational and time management skills are required, with minimal need for day-to-day supervision. Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and the Internet is necessary.
Outstanding record keeping and inventory skills with a penchant for detail is vital. Strong communication and presentation skills required. The ability to handle multiple tasks and shift priorities is important. Exposure to or participation in the shooting sports, inclusive of hunting is important, along with knowledge of the white-tailed deer, their habits and habitat.
This individual will be required to work from their home office and some travel is required. Must also be a mature, energetic, self-starter who is well-organized and self-confident with a very strong desire to succeed and have the capability to represent Whitetails Unlimited in a professional manner. High moral standards, honesty, dependability, good character and strong ethics are imperative.
Whitetails Unlimited’s purpose is to raise funds in support of educational programs, habitat conservation, and preservation of the hunting tradition. For further background information regarding Whitetails Unlimited, please visit www.whitetailsunlimited.com. This is a commission-based opportunity and the successful candidate could do this part- or full-time. This unique position requires a diverse set of skills, and can be both personally and financially rewarding for the exceptional individual. Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Aug. 15.
Whitetails Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer.