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Hunter Parks Conservation Fellow, American Carbon Registry, Winrock International

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Organization: Winrock International Position: Hunter Parks Conservation Fellow - American Carbon Registry Duty Station: Telecommuter or Arlington VA, Little Rock AR, US Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Term: Full time role (2 year fellowship) Experience Requirements: Recent graduate with Bachelors or Advanced degree in Forestry, Natural Resources Management, or a related field. Relevant experience or coursework in forestry, carbon markets, conservation, or a related field. Preferred candidates would have familiarity with fundamental greenhouse gas (GHG) accounting principles and methods / tools as related to forest carbon measurement and monitoring. Preference will also be given to applicants demonstrating a history of community involvement, a passion for conservation and preservation of land and wildlife, impeccable integrity, a sense of humor, and a diplomatic approach to problem solving and engaging with landowners. Relevant Skills: Understanding of basic forest mensuration and modeling techniques, and silviculture. Ability to manage project operations and workflow effectively, to track and meet deadlines for multiple tasks. Experience with Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Access) and ArcGIS. Demonstrated skills in, or relevant to, GHG accounting in forest carbon markets. Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to consistently interact with others in a professional, courteous, and tactful manner, maintain a positive attitude and good working relationships, and work effectively in a team setting. Ability to work independently for timely completion of quality deliverables. Strong technical, analytical and statistical skills. Strong speaking, presentation, and written communication skills. Fluency in spoken and written English is required. Fluency in one or more additional languages is an asset. Other: Must be available to travel domestically for short-term assignments. Commitment to Winrock’s mission and interest in market-based approaches to reducing greenhouse gas emissions required. Candidate must be comfortable working in a flexible, high-paced and friendly environment, with ability to work well in teams and also independently. Links Job Announcement: