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The Nature Conservancy Senior Operations Program Specialist 54986 in Topeka, Kansas

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Providence, Rhode Island, USA

TNC Office - Hybrid (Boston, MA or Providence, RI)



*\ WHO WE ARE\ *

The mission of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is to conserve the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we develop innovative, on-the-ground solutions to the world\'s toughest environmental challenges so that people and nature can thrive. Our work is guided by our values, which include acommitment to diversityand respect for people, communities, and cultures. From a rewarding mission to career development and flexible schedules, there are many reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want to know more? Check out ourTNC Talent playlist on YouTubeto hear stories from staff or visitGlassdoor.

One of TNC\'s primary goals is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that employees around the globe have a sense of belonging and feel that their unique contributions are valued. We know we\'ll only achieve our mission by hiring and engaging a diverse staff that reflects the communities in which we work. Recognizing that people bring talent and skills that have been developed outside the scope of a job, we take a holistic approach to recruitment that considers life experience in addition to the professional requirements listed in our postings. Please apply - we\'d love to hear from you. To quote a popular saying at TNC, \"you\'ll join for the mission, and you\'ll stay for the people.\"


The Senior Operations Program Specialist will work towards meeting the strategic priorities of the Legal North America Region (NAR) East and Africa/Europe teams by developing and implementing approved plans and completing and organizing multiple tasks and activities. They will be responsible for a variety of operational, administrative, and legal support tasks, including maintaining, tracking, and reporting on key data related to the scope and priorities of the teams. They will complete activities with multiple variables, setting realistic deadlines and managing timelines. They will provide guidance in satisfying requirements based on extensive knowledge of policies and procedures. They will adapt processes and implement recommended practices to improve effectiveness. The Senior Operations Program Specialist will take on additional duties to enhance the work of the team, including, but not limited to, developing templates, training modules, providing recommendations, and partnering with attorneys to provide training to clients. They may coordinate logistics for team meetings and/or special events. They will create program materials and perform analysis and research related to program activities. The Senior Operations Program Specialist will communicate with staff in various programs and stakeholders across the Conservancy. They will keep up to date on market trends and best practices to improve services.