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We the caretakers.

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.

Please see below for available positions.

Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator 

Location: Nassau, New Providence

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) has an exciting opportunity for a Volunteer Coordinator who will be responsible for managing the management of the BNT’s volunteer database, overseeing volunteer procurement, and enhancing volunteer relations.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all volunteer requests
  • Define and implement volunteer policies and standard operating procedures
  • Coordinate with BNT representatives on islands with volunteer opportunities
  • Create an organizational database that matches needs with talent and skill
  • Integrate volunteer support into departmental work plans and initiatives
  • Manage volunteer database and information for BNT record-keeping
  • Write volunteer roles and responsibilities and lead volunteer trainings
  • Develop and maintain strong, positive relations with network of volunteers
  • Lead volunteer recognition awards, incentives, and activities
  • Generate reports that demonstrate volunteer impact and tell great stories
  • Create unique ways to keep volunteers engaged and retained annually

Experience and Requirements

  • Proficient in computer software, applications, and database management
  • Strong record-keeping, organizational, and planning skills
  • Good customer relations and ability to engage with people at all ages
  • Tactful and effective oral and written communication skills
  • Comprehension of complex systems and strategic thinking
  • Works effectively as a team member with leadership potential
  • Passionate about the environment and the non-profit sector

Job Title: Visitor Services & Membership Assistant

Location: Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve,
Governor’s Harbour, Eleuthera

The Bahamas National Trust seeks to engage qualified personnel who will provide an exceptional visitor experience by offering great service while educating guests, selling admission, promoting membership, and attending to the Gift Shop.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet and orient visitors at the Welcome Centre, providing them with general information about the Preserve, including special programming, membership, educational opportunities, and other relevant information.
  • Respond promptly and professionally to visitor needs including communicating any concerns to management.
  • Ensure constant coverage of the Gift Shop admission/retail desk when scheduled.
  • Provide accurate cash handling and operation of the point-of-sale (POS) system, including processing admissions, memberships, and carrying out gift shop sales.
  • Identify opportunities for new membership during the visitor experience.
  • Accurately process new memberships and renewals, and issue cards
  • Maintain current and accurate records of Eleuthera constituents Provide support during membership recruitment opportunities and at BNT member events
  • Additional duties as assigned

Experience and Requirements

  • Must be available to work weekends
  • Must be in possession of a valid Driver’s License
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficiency in MS office Suite