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, religion, political affiliation, physical disabilities, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or national origin. The Foundation is a multicultural and diverse organization. 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.


The National Forest Foundation (NFF) seeks a regular, full-time Development Assistant who will be responsible for a variety of Development-related functions for staff in both Missoula (NFF headquarters) and, at times, for Development staff located remotely..

Duties include: Researching funding prospects; assisting with acknowledgements, tribute gifts, merges, and other database functions; processing Development agreements (signatures, transmit, file, and log); making donor thank you calls ... Read PD for more.

An Associate’s Degree or at least two (2) years’ experience, preferably with a nonprofit organization; a strong attention to detail and commitment to process; ability to manage multiple deadlines and a diverse workload; organized; strong telephone skills and a ‘customer service’ attitude with donors; excellent written and oral communication skills. Proficient with Microsoft Office; able to work well in a team-oriented environment.

This position is located in Missoula, Montana. Salary range $36,000-$40,000 range. Offering a compensation package commensurate with skills and experience that includes a competitive benefits package.

No phone inquiries. Send cover letter and resume in .pdf format by email to - Note in Subject Line: “Application for Development Assistant”.

Application Deadline: March 19, 2020