National Forest Foundation


National Forest Foundation Career and Contract Opportunities

The National Forest Foundation is an equal opportunity employer maintaining a policy of nondiscrimination in all recruiting and employment practices on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, genetic information, age, disability, veterans, or any other protected class identified by federal, state, or local law. All employees are respected, accepted, and appreciated for their unique and important contributions to the mission. The National Forest Foundation offers an excellent compensation and benefits package for regular, full time employees.

Development Assistant

The National Forest Foundation seeks a regular, full-time Development Assistant. Position is responsible for supporting Development functions including internal processes, virtual events, and more.

Duties include: Returning donor calls and emails (and directing them to other staff as appropriate), following up on tasks; assisting with tribute gift processing, notifications, and data merges and record cleanup; manage Facebook Giving/gifts; managing the filing of all Development agreements; preparing monthly pipeline documents; supporting annual fundraising events
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Possess an Associate’s degree or at least two years’ relevant experience; experience with customer service, strong attention to detail, and a commitment to process; ability to manage multiple deadlines and a diverse workload; excellent computers skills and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and familiarity with databases; excellent written and oral communications and interpersonal skills; work well in a team-oriented environment; a commitment to the mission of the National Forest Foundation … more. Read PD for more.

Position is located in Missoula, Montana. It may require occasional travel (estimated twice per year for 3-4 days at a time). Salary range $36,000-$38,000 range. Excellent compensation package.

To apply: Candidates should submit resume and cover letter in .pdf format to: with subject line: “Application for Development Assistant”

Application Deadline: Not later than April 23, 2021.


The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a regular, part-time Bookkeeper, working no more than 24 hours per week - who will be responsible for working with Accounting and Conservation Awards staff to complete accounting and financial reporting tasks, such as: processing receipts and contributions; processing and reconciling weekly credit card receipts; processing Accounts Payable; providing support for outgoing grants and contract financial support; assisting with quarterly Federal agreement reports and requests for reimbursement ... Read PD for more.

Associates Degree, currently enrolled in an Accounting program, or 5 plus years of bookkeeping experience; experience with computerized accounting systems is required; working knowledge of Excel, Word, and Outlook. Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to effectively identity all components of a task, prioritizing and balancing them against the schedule of the National Forest Foundation (NFF) Controller and Departments; detail oriented, flexible, has excellent organization and time management skills ... Read PD for more.

This position is located in Missoula, Montana. The compensation is at the rate of $14 to $16 per hour and there are no insurance benefits, other than legally required benefits, associated with the position.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume (in .pdf format) by email to Sheree' Bombard at - Note in Subject Line: “Application for Bookkeeper”.

Application Deadline: As soon as possible but no later than April 30, 2021.