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The National Wildlife Federation's state and territorial affiliates form the backbone of the Federation. Our 52 affiliate partners are leaders on state and local conservation efforts, employing dedicated conservationists who are making real strides in protecting our natural resources. Explore the opportunities below to work for an affiliate organization and join the Federation family.

Arizona Wildlife Federation

Development Director


The Arizona Wildlife Federation (AWF) seeks an energetic Development Director to lead and diversify fundraising efforts in order to increase overall impact on the conservation of Arizona wildlife, habitat and public lands. The AWF Development Director will lead AWF’s fundraising efforts with focus on annual giving and major and planned gifts. This is a new position for AWF, and the Development Director will both design and execute the development strategy. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Development Director must have an established background in developing and executing nonprofit donation strategies.

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Delaware Nature Society

Director of Education and Operations

Hockessin, Delaware

The Director of Education and Operations (DEO) is a member of the Senior Leadership team working in concert with other team members to foster a coordinated, collaborative, and effective approach to service delivery, management, and growth of the Delaware Nature Society (DelNature). The individual in this position will oversee the management of the day to day operations and effective management and support of the staff, volunteers, sites, and programs. The DEO will work with Board members, committees, donors, volunteers, and staff, as well as other community-based organizations, for the effective fulfillment and advancement of the Mission and goals of the DelNature. The DEO ensures safe, consistent, cooperative, and innovative delivery of services to meet the needs of the community and consistent implementation of the Strategic direction of the organization. Responsible for strategic program development and support, administration, management, oversight, and evaluation of Preschool, Camp, Out of School, Hybrid and Adult Education. The DEO has fiscal, program compliance, outcome measurement responsibility and must assure the safety and well-being of all participants served. The position will supervise Site Directors, develop staff and volunteers and be instrumental in establishing strategic partnerships and new programs to further the scope and reach of the Delaware Nature Society.

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Natural Resources Council of Maine

Membership Manager

Augusta, Maine

Design, execute, and analyze the effectiveness of a comprehensive membership program for the Natural Resources Council of Maine. Program components include written, electronic, and telephone communication, as well as events, with the simultaneous goals of acquiring, retaining and upgrading NRCM members.

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Record & Gifts Coordinator

Augusta, Maine

The Records & Gifts Coordinator has a central role within the Philanthropy department. This person coordinates the data entry, gift handling and acknowledgement, and member renewal and solicitation processes. They maintain the database, serve as the principal liaison to members who need assistance, and manage mailings for the Philanthropy department. The Coordinator also cross-trains with the Receptionist and other administrative assistants to ensure competency with, and consistency of, service on back-office functions that support the full organization.

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New Jersey Audubon

Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations

Bernardsville, New Jersey

The Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations (DCFR) has primary responsibility for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding businesses, corporations, civic groups, corporate and private foundations. The DCFR is actively engaged in working to establish long-term partnerships and strengthen existing relationships with the corporate and foundation sector, as well as other key stakeholders, which will result in increased funding for the immediate and long-term goals of New Jersey Audubon.

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Staff Attorney

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

PennFuture is seeking a Staff Attorney who will prioritize clean air legal activities. Western Pennsylvania communities, including Pittsburgh, are impacted by some of the worst air pollution in the United States. Through campaigns, coalitions, and other tactics, PennFuture is working aggressively to reduce air pollution in the region from major industrial polluters and eliminate threats from increased energy and petrochemical production. As such, PennFuture seeks an air attorney to lead these efforts, engage with coalition members, and take on important cases that could impact hundreds of thousands of people.

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More than one-third of U.S. fish and wildlife species are at risk of extinction in the coming decades. We're on the ground in seven regions across the country, collaborating with 52 state and territory affiliates to reverse the crisis and ensure wildlife thrive.

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