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The Nature Conservancy Corporate Engagement Specialist (Location Flexible, DC metro preferred) - 52117 in Seattle, Washington

WHAT WE CAN ACHIEVE TOGETHER TNC understands that private sector action is required for solving the dual crises of climate change and biodiversity loss. By entering into meaningful collaborations with corporations, TNC seeks to scale conservation impact through creation of business solutions that deliver conservation benefit at the core of business strategy. TNC has established the Impact Finance & Markets Division, bringing together talent from across the organization to shape direction of investment, corporate practices, and markets around the world. The Corporate Engagement Specialist is part of the Corporate Engagement (CE) team within the Impact Finance & Markets Division; reports to the Corporate Engagement Manager; and provides coordination, analysis, and project management support in partnership with CE team members and other staff across the Conservancy. This position may be based remotely throughout the United States, but DC metro area is preferred. Must be currently eligible to work in the United States- no relocation, visa, or immigration assistance will be provided. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Corporate Engagement Specialist assists in building new collaborations and expanding the impact of strategic ongoing collaborations with corporations, all to advance TNC's mission and goals. The Corporate Engagement Specialist works with CE team members to support project design, planning, management, and monitoring. This may involve supporting coordination of multiple funded projects implemented in different countries/states, maintaining a project management dashboard, writing project progress reports, and developing presentation materials. RESPONSIBILITIES & SCOPE *Participates in project planning, design, and monitoring. *Provides project management support. *Liaise with other TNC Business Units and scientists located in different units. *Provides research and analysis on corporate sustainability trends and programs. *Works independently, working with supervisor on complex matters as needed. *May supervise interns. WE'RE LOOKING FOR YOU Are you looking for a career to help people and nature? Guided by science, TNC creates innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so that people and nature can thrive together. We're looking for someone who is organized and collaborative to help us create large scale industry change. You will work with corporate partners, our scientists and CE staff, and other NGO's to help companies accurately measure and identify ways to decrease their impacts on nature. WHAT YOU'LL BRING *Bachelor's degree in a related field and a minimum of 2 years related work experience. *Experience in project management. *Experience working in multi-cultural environments. *Experience researching and gathering information from divergent sources and compiling it into a cohesive structure. *Experience writing reports and informational material. *Expert use of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. *Fluency in English. WHAT WE BRING Since 1951, TNC has been doing work you can believe in. Through grassroots action, we have grown from a small non-profit into one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world. Thanks to more than 1 million members, over 400 scientists, and the dedicate