Farm & Land Management Specialist – Groundswell Conservancy

The Farm & Land Management Specialist is a new position that works with Groundswell Conservancy’s Community Director (50% of time) and Land Management Director (50% of time). This position is responsible for helping manage two community farms, two nature preserves, create infrastructure and partnerships at community conservation projects, and develop and strengthen relationships with financial supporters and partners of Groundswell Conservancy.

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Groundswell Conservancy is a nonprofit land-protection organization in Madison, WI. They protect special places forever. They want everyone to live in a world filled with green places where communities thrive. They strive to be an anti-racist land conservation organization that shares power and decision-making with groups and individuals that reflect the diverse community. They believe that land is essential for people’s physical, emotional, and spiritual wellness. They are a results-oriented organization. They have permanently protected nearly 14,000 acres of important land and water since 1983. To learn more, please visit the Groundswell Conservancy website.

Applications are due by Friday, February 23, 2024. The proposed start date for this position is Monday April 8, 2024.

Please send a resume and cover letter via email in one pdf format to BJ Byers, Groundswell’s Land Management Director at In the subject line include Farm & Land Application. The cover letter should summarize your interest and qualifications for this position.

ORGANIZATIONS: Groundswell Conservancy