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Development Director

Lakes Region Conservation Trust

The Lakes Region Conservation Trust is an independent, non-profit, member-supported organization dedicated to the permanent protection, stewardship, and respectful use of lands that define the character of the Lakes Region of New Hampshire and its quality of life. Founded in 1979, LRCT acquires and stewards land and conservation easements that encompass some of the region’s favorite natural, scenic, and recreational assets – mountains and ridgelines, islands and shorelines, forests and farmland − and help to make the Lakes Region a special place to live, work, and play in every season of the year. Additional information regarding LRCT is available on our website (

The Development Director of the Lakes Region Conservation Trust (LRCT) will be responsible for the organization and implementation of LRCT’s major gift, land campaign, and endowment-building efforts.  The Development Director will work under the direction and supervision of the President and collaborate closely with the Membership Director.  The Development Director will also work with other staff members, members of the Board of Trustees, and volunteers when they are involved in fundraising efforts.  Duties will include organization and execution of fund development activities, supervision and management of fund development data, and communication and contact with donors.  This is a full-time position and requires an individual who is committed to the mission of LRCT, knowledgeable about the geography and demographics of the Lakes Region, and experienced in the best practices of the non-profit sector, and who enjoys motivating people and achieving defined goals.

A complete position description is located here:

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a resume, a cover letter explaining who you are and why you are interested in and well-suited for the position (this letter will serve as a writing sample), and three professional references by mail to Don Berry, President, Lakes Region Conservation Trust, PO Box 766, Center Harbor, NH 03226 or by email to  Questions will be accepted by email.  Applications will be considered as they are received, and the position will be open until filled.

Job Location:

Center Harbor

Date Added: July 30, 2018

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