About the Foundation: Wilburforce Foundation protects wildlife habitat in Western North America by actively supporting organizations and leaders advancing conservation solutions. We are a private, philanthropic foundation that supports efforts to create a network of protected core reserves, corridors and buffer zones across Western North America that will support ecologically effective landscapes and viable wildlife populations.


About the Position: We have an opening for a Program Officer position for Alaska and British Columbia. This position is based in our main office in Seattle, Washington, USA – please do not apply if you are unwilling or unable to live in the Seattle metropolitan area. The Foundation offers a strong benefits package and competitive salary that is commensurate with experience. Additional details about the position are found below.

Application Process: Please send a cover letter and resume by postal mail or e-mail no later than 12:00 Noon (Pacific Daylight Time) Thursday, June 10, 2010. Applications submitted by e-mail should include the cover letter and resume combined into one attachment in RTF, PDF or Microsoft Word formats. Send your cover letter and resume to:

Paul Beaudet
Associate Director, Wilburforce Foundation
3601 Fremont Ave N #304
Seattle, WA  98103
e-mail: paul@wilburforce.org

Please do not submit applications by fax, and please do not send applications by both postal mail and e-mail – one of the two will suffice.

Wilburforce Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Foundation does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, marital status, or any other classification protected by local, state or federal law.

For more information about the Foundation and its program areas, please visit the Foundation’s website at www.wilburforce.org.