Coordinator

Center for Community Investment

Seeking a high energy, highly motivated, detail-oriented person to serve as backbone for the start-up of an exciting new initiative that will help low-income communities and communities of color in American cities attract and deploy investment and use land and other resources to reduce health disparities, address climate change, and create access to economic opportunities.  Based in DC, this person will be the right hand of the Center director and will have a chance to learn everything that goes into creating a nimble and effective non-profit organization.

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Program Assistant

Center for Community Investment

The Center for Community Investment/Public Purpose Finance will help disadvantaged communities harness investment and use land to achieve their economic, social and environmental priorities.  Through a combination of financial support, technical assistance, leadership development, dissemination of research and lessons learned and the creation of a robust peer network, the Center will build the capacity of local partnerships to define priorities and guide capital and other resources toward those priorities.  The Center will be part of the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, which is based in Cambridge, MA.

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Resident Fellow

International & Institute-wide Initiatives

The Institute’s International and Institute-Wide Initiatives (i3) team seeks an experienced individual to help grow and scale Institute-wide programs in the United States and abroad. Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and reporting to the Director of i3, the fellow will help grow and scale programs and research that further institute-wide campaigns, including the global campaign on municipal fiscal health.

During the fellowship year, the fellow will be invited to attend, develop, and lead workshops, meetings, events, and conferences. The position will potentially offer the fellow hands-on experience working with U.S. and foreign government officials to expand their range of thinking and work on issues of municipal fiscal health and land policy. The fellowship is structured to enrich the fellow and the Institute’s teaching, scholarship, and research, as well as inform the landscape of municipal fiscal health and expose policymakers to cutting edge scholarly research, policy, and practices.

The fellow will be chosen through a competitive process, based on academic and professional accomplishments, firm grounding in issues of municipal fiscal health, and the contribution that the fellowship will make to the applicant’s individual career development.

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Program Coordinator for Land Conservation

Department of Planning and Urban Form

The main objective of the Program Coordinator for Land Conservation position in the Department of Planning and Urban Form (PUF) is to help PUF staff and faculty coordinate regional and international conservation networks, host conservation-related events, pursue relevant research initiatives, and to help implement the strategic and programmatic activities of the International Land Conservation Network (ILCN). The Program Coordinator also supports larger PUF staff and faculty by representing the department on various Lincoln Institute internal committees, along with monitoring and improving the Department’s web presence and media resources as requested. The Program Coordinator also has primary responsibility for administrative tasks including those related to scheduling, budgeting and event planning.

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Information Technology Manager

Department of Finance and Operations

REPORTS TO:  Executive Vice President and CFO

The Lincoln Institute of Land Policy seeks an energetic, well-organized, and detail-oriented person to fill the role of Information Technology Manager (ITM). This is a full-time position based at the Lincoln Institute’s headquarters in Cambridge, MA.

The Information Technology Manager position provides a unique opportunity for a self-starter with initiative to join an established research, teaching and policy institute with a global reach based in Cambridge, MA.  The goal for this position is to improve and expand both the vision for, and experience of, technology for program and administrative staff.   The ITM will be responsible for managing and supporting the Lincoln Institute’s desktop, administrative and web technologies; ensuring that systems are well designed, deployed optimally and used effectively. Working in a collaborative environment, the ITM will work with staff across the institute to ensure that its digital and technological presence offers cutting edge opportunities for the organization.   

The position would report to Executive VP/CFO and work closely with the CEO.  Periodic travel and some evening and weekend work may be required.

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We are an equal opportunity employer. 

Accountant

Department of Finance and Operations

Perform grant-related functions, including budgeting, periodic invoicing, grant expenditures processing, financial reporting and grant closeout.  Support operational aspects of general accounting, including vouchering, updating account payables, performing reconciliation and assisting the preparation of monthly/yearly closing.

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