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Employment at Vermont Land Trust

At Vermont Land Trust (VLT), a nationally recognized leader in land conservation, we work to make Vermont’s communities and working landscape vital, resilient, and connected. VLT protects places that make Vermont special̵, forests, parks, trails, rivers and more. This conserved landscape provides communities with local food, maple syrup, clean air and water, as well as opportunities for hiking, hunting, and deepening connections to the land — today and in the future.

We value service, trust, communication, fairness, community, and learning and growth and we look forward to working with our new colleagues in our beautiful Montpelier headquarters.

Director of Legal Services

We are looking for an experienced real estate attorney to manage the delivery of legal services and lead our five-member Legal Team to help further our work in conserving land in Vermont. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in completing real estate transactions, excellent communication and problem-solving skills, supervisory or leadership experience and a passion for land conservation. Apply by May 10. Learn more.

Vice President for Strategic Communications

We are looking for an experienced, dynamic and creative professional to collaboratively create and implement a vision for marketing, communications, and fundraising programs to advance our expanding strategic vision. Elevate VLT’s brand, share our message, increase donor engagement, and support VLT’s mission. Work in close partnership with the President & CEO as well as the Board of Trustees, serve on the Leadership Team, and lead and collaborate with a diverse and talented community relations staff. We are seeking an experienced communications leader with a demonstrated track record of success. Apply by June 14. Learn more.

Communications & Outreach Coordinator

Bring our work alive through stories shared on social media, our website, videos, and publications. Support our fundraising work by crafting compelling letters, telling the stories of conservation supporters, and creating engaging fundraising materials. Help connect people to the land by managing our events programming. Apply by May 14. Learn more.

VLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Total acres
Farms using
conserved land
Acres of
Catamount Trail
VAST Trail