Mississippi Wildlife Federation announces opening for Events and Operations Coordinator

The Mississippi Wildlife Federation (MWF) announces the opening for Events and Operations Coordinator at their Madison office location. MWF’s mission is to conserve Mississippi’s natural resources and protect our wildlife legacy. Headquartered in Madison, Mississippi, we are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a wide range of representation throughout the state. MWF also works closely with national partners, serving as an affiliate member of the National Wildlife Federation. MWF’s Executive Director is accepting applications for the position until October 12, 2018.

Under the direction of the MWF Executive Director, the Events and Operations Coordinator will oversee MWF’s events pertaining to planning, operations, fundraising, and communications. The successful candidate will manage all aspects of MWF events, which includes working with the MWF staff and board to steward public and private partners, coordinating with MWF staff to cultivate new participants, and reporting on the event to MWF board. S/he will work with MWF staff to develop and maintain digital media, promotional materials, and correspondence, as well as to coordinate board meetings and assist with office management.

Requirements Include:  bachelor’s degree; at least three years of experience in development, outreach, event planning, or communications; computer skills and strong human relations skills; ability to work with corporate and individual donors.

Desired:  advanced education degrees and extensive administrative experience; natural resources degree favorable; previous volunteer experience in conservation work.

Some evening and weekend work and travel is required. Eligible candidates should have a genuine dedication to conserving Mississippi’s wildlife and other natural resources.

Submit resume and three references to llemmons@mswf.org or mail to the address below no later than October 12, 2018.

Mississippi Wildlife Federation
517 Cobblestone Court, Suite 2
Madison, MS  39110

For inquiries regarding the position, call MWF at (601) 605-1790, visit our website at www.mswildlife.org or email llemmons@mswf.org.

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MWF is an equal opportunity employer.