Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for Wisconsin's Green Fire.

Visit our staff page to learn more about our current team.

Current Openings

About the Position

The Philanthropy and Membership Coordinator will work in collaboration with the entire philanthropy and membership team, including the WGF staff, Board of Directors, Development & Membership Committee, Science Council, WGF volunteer members, and partners to help raise funds to support WGF activities.

The Philanthropy and Membership Coordinator will work closely with the Executive Director to ensure the successful execution of all grants, philanthropic giving and membership projects, programs, and events.


This is a full-time salaried position. The salary range is $54,500-$64,500, which will be based on the extent to which candidates meet our preferred qualifications. WGF offers a benefits package including paid holidays, paid time off, and a health insurance stipend.

Position Announcement, WGF Philanthropy and Membership Coordinator

We are committed to a workplace culture of inclusivity and recognize that many qualified candidates count themselves out before applying. Even if you do not meet every bullet point listed in the preferred qualifications, we welcome and encourage you to apply!

How to Apply

Please submit the following documents electronically to careers@wigreenfire.org using the subject line “Philanthropy and Membership Coordinator Application.” Only electronically submitted application materials will be considered.

Submit your application as one combined PDF including the following materials. Use the file name format: “Philanthropy_LastnameFirstname.pdf”

  1. A cover letter explaining your interest and how you meet the qualifications for this position.
  2. A current resume that includes three references and their contact information.
  3. If available, a recent work sample with web link that reflects your capabilities relevant to for this position.

Please direct questions on the position to Meleesa Johnson: mjohnson@wigreenfire.org.

We will begin reviewing applications on May 24, 2024. The starting date is flexible.

As of April 24, 2024, we have filled our recent opening for Project Coordinator of our Farm Sustainability Rewards Project. Thank you to all the candidates who applied for this position.

For more ways to get involved in Wisconsin's Green Fire, write to us at info@wigreenfire.org.

  • Become a supporter of Wisconsin's Green Fire. Students can join for free!
  • Lend your expertise and connect with other conservation experts as a volunteer on one of our Work Groups.
  • Join our Aspiring Conservation Professionals work group for support and networking with students and early-career conservation professionals.
  • Apply for our Conservation Pathways fellowships, a $1,000 scholarship and mentoring program built for students who have been historically underrepresented or excluded from conservation and environmental fields.
  • Read our monthly e-newsletter Compass Points to learn about opportunities with our partner organizations and other updates on conservation in Wisconsin.