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Our dedicated staff members work passionately to conserve and protect the natural resources of The Bahamas for present and future generations. Checkout  the list below for all available positions.

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Job Title: Preserve Manager 

Location: Governor’s Harbour, Eleuthera

Park: Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) has an exciting opportunity for a Leon Levy Preserve Manager who will be responsible for managing all aspects of the Preserve’s operations, including visitor experience, horticulture, curation of living collections; facilities, including operations and maintenance, capital planning and construction.

Responsibilities:

  • Represent the Bahamas National Trust to all stakeholders in Eleuthera
  • Serve as administrator of all BNT and Preserve programmes on Eleuthera
  • Promote and market The Preserve to various local, national, and international audiences
  • Define and maintain the aesthetic standards of the Preserve including display gardens and special features, trails, buildings, and back of house areas
  • Plan and execute special events at the Preserve
  • Oversee the development and implementation of public awareness and outreach programmes
  • Develop and implement long-range strategic plans
  • Develop annual goals and work plans for operations and maintenance
  • Develop and manage approved annual operational, capital, and programmatic budgets
  • Manage all aspects of Preserve operations, including staff recruitment, personnel development, and supervision, coordination, and scheduling of internal and external meetings
  • Coordinate Preserve operational activities, scheduling work assignments, setting priorities, and directing the work of Preserve employees
  • Plan, direct or oversee capital improvement projects
  • Manage the planning and development of new or renovated displays or facilities
  • Oversee volunteers
  • Evaluate and verify employee performance
  • Identify staff development needs and provide appropriate training

 Experience and Requirements

  • Advanced degree in non-profit management or environmental field
  • Minimum 3 years related experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and time management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to foster a collaborative and high-performance work culture