Careers

The Everglades Foundation is a rewarding place to work. Our staff is enjoyable to work with and it’s satisfying to know that, at the end of the day, your efforts are making a difference in the world.

Open Positions

Director of Marketing and Communications

The Director of Marketing and Communications will serve as the principal communications liaison to position The Everglades Foundation as the premier organization promoting the mission of advancing Everglades restoration. Communicating our science-based research, work and potential impacts is essential to gain governmental and public support. The Director of Marketing and Communications will develop overall messaging strategy and content delivery through a wide variety of channels. Including the development of briefing sheets, white papers, speeches, PowerPoint decks, bylined articles, and multimedia productions to effectively reach various constituencies. To learn more about the position, please click here.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to strivino (at) evergladesfoundation dot org. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Director of Development, Southwest Florida 

The Director of Development, Southwest Florida candidate will be an individual with a rich development background, a strong track record of successful management, and has had progressive and successful development experience, including annual and major gifts. The ideal candidate cares deeply about the development profession and has worked in organizations with a very sophisticated donor base.

Reporting to and working in close collaboration with the vice president of development, the director will design and execute a comprehensive development strategy for The Everglades Foundation in Southwest Florida, including Collier and Lee Counties. The director will oversee the management of the Naples office, plan and execute ongoing fundraising efforts and activities, including the annual ForEverglades Naples benefit, expand the donor base, and increase visibility and awareness on behalf of The Foundation. The position will be located in the Naples, Florida office. To learn more about the position, please click here.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to strivino (at) evergladesfoundation dot org. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Water Quality Research Intern

The Everglades Foundation is looking for a graduate-level intern to work on water quality projects related to Everglades restoration. This is a six-month (Summer and Fall 2018) position located in our Palmetto Bay, Florida (Miami) office, starting in June 2018. The successful candidate will be expected to have basic knowledge of hydrology and water chemistry with advanced skills in statistics. Hypothesis testing, time series analysis, and geospatial analysis with ArcGIS is critical for this short-term position. To learn more about the position, please click here.

To apply, please send a PDF version of your cover letter and Resume/CV (software skills to be clearly included) to ykhare (at) evergladesfoundation dot org. Application deadline is April 15, 2018. Applications will be assessed periodically until a suitable candidate has been identified. Therefore, applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible.