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Program Officer, Healthy Watersheds
April 6, 2020 Update: Due to current events, the Water Foundation has made the tough decision to pause on this position search for three months. We will update applicants and prospective candidates on what we decide in the summer.
The Water Foundation seeks a Program Officer to work closely with grantees, consultants, and partners to help restore and sustain freshwater ecosystems and build climate resilience. The ideal candidate will have expertise, experience, and education (or comparable knowledge) in freshwater law or policy, conservation science, land or water management, or related fields. The position is based in Sacramento or Oakland, CA. The starting salary for this position is $95k to $120k. People of color, from under-resourced communities, immigrants, LGBTQ+, and others with diverse perspectives and experiences are encouraged to apply.