We’re Hiring: Operations Manager

Join our team!

COLT is looking for a collaborative, organized, and tech savvy Operations Manager to join our team! The ideal candidate enjoys working across multiple programs to provide administrative support and foster a positive work environment.

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Operations Manager

Salary: $52,000-$56,000
Benefits: The Coalition of Oregon Land Trusts (COLT) provides a competitive benefits package including fully paid health, vision and dental coverage, three weeks of paid time off to start, 11 paid holidays, a retirement plan with 3% employer matching, an annual bicycle/alternative transportation stipend, professional development allowance, a phone stipend, and a work from home stipend.

The Operations Manager oversees all IT and office logistics, interacts with the public by answering phone calls and responding to emails to our general inbox, coordinates financials with our accounting firm, and assists with member support, grant tracking, and staff training. 

We are looking for someone who is committed to building an inclusive and just conservation movement. This is a great opportunity to play a key role in supporting the work of conservation organizations across the state. At COLT, connecting with people is at the heart of our work, and all positions spend time in the field learning from partners and members.


To apply, please submit a PDF of your resume and cover letter to with “Operations Manager” as the subject line. Your cover letter should explain how your skills, experience, and interests fit this position, your commitment to COLT’s mission, and your demonstrated cultural competence with people of diverse races, ages, genders, abilities, and economic backgrounds.

We will begin reviewing applications May 26. 

Kelsey Kuhnhausen

Kelsey Kuhnhausen

Kelsey is COLT's Communications Manager.

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