Employment

Join our energetic, passionate team at the National Park Foundation. As the official charitable partner of America’s national parks, we help preserve, protect and promote our country’s most treasured places. Communicating about the parks, and fundraising to support them, is at the very center of our mission.  Your work will make a direct and lasting impact on conservation, culture, preservation, recreation, education, stewardship, and volunteerism – preserving our national parks for centuries to come.

Current Job Listings

Manager, Corporate Proposals

The National Park Foundation seeks an experienced, energetic, team-oriented writer to develop proposals for prospective corporate funders of all NPF programs and initiatives. This position offers exciting opportunities for the successful candidate to make a significant impact on the future of private philanthropy and marketing partnerships benefiting the National Park Service. This full-time position is based in Washington, DC. This person will collaborate with four professional business developers and reports to the Director, Corporate Partnerships. To learn more about this position click here.

Vice President, Corporate Partnerships

The Vice President of Corporate Partnerships is responsible for working with corporations (and other organizations) to support the mission of the National Park Foundation through philanthropic support, cause marketing, sponsorships and licensing.

The Vice President of Corporate Partnerships will pursue corporate partnerships in certain assigned categories as well as manage relationships with these partners. S/he will be responsible for developing effective corporate development strategies which includes research and prospecting; partner cultivation, solicitation, management and stewardship; proposal development; contract negotiation, development and execution; and management of recognition and benefits related to corporate partner commitments. The VP of Corporate Partnerships also will play a key role in building and cultivating corporate sponsorship and activations related to the upcoming centennial celebration of the National Park Service in 2016. 

This full-time position is based in Washington, DC, and reports to the Senior Vice President of Corporate Partnerships & Strategic Alliances. To learn more about this position click here.

Director, Donor Relations & Stewardship

The National Park Foundation seeks an experienced, energetic, team-oriented Director of Donor Relations and Stewardship to work in the Development Department. This position offers exciting opportunities for the successful candidate to make a significant impact on the future of private philanthropy benefiting the National Park Service. This full-time position is based in Washington, DC, and reports to and works closely with and reports to Senior Vice President, Individual and Foundation Giving. To learn more about this position click here.

Internships

Public Relations Intern

This position is an excellent opportunity to gain experience as public relations professional for a national non-profit. Under the mentoring of the Director of Communications, the Public Relations intern for the National Park Foundation will work creatively and collaboratively with departments across the organization to facilitate communications and publicity plans for the National Park Foundation including its programs, events, partnerships and more.  To learn more about this position click here.

How to Apply

If you know you are the perfect candidate for one of these positions, we want to hear from you. Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary history by email to resumes@nationalparks.org. Please indicate the job title in the subject line of the e-mail.