Job descriptions, internships, and application instructions are posted on this page as they become available. General inquiries are welcome and may be emailed to info@openlands.org. Please note: unsolicited résumés will be ignored.

Openlands maintains that achieving diversity requires an enduring commitment to inclusion that must find full expression in our organizational culture, values, norms and behaviors. Throughout our work and in selection of vendors, we will support diversity in all of its forms, encompassing but not limited to age, ability, economic circumstance, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, and sexual orientation.

Openlands is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings:

Board Liaison and Administrative Assistant

The Board Liaison and Administrative Assistant is a key player in the administrative team having the responsibility for supporting Board meetings, activities, and events.  This position will also have the responsibility for supporting the President and CEO in his role as key ambassador for the Nature for All Campaign.

Administrative and Finance Coordinator

The purpose of the Administrative Finance Coordinator is to provide administrative support for remote and in person office operations, program staff, and finance, and human resources.

Director of Accounting

The Director of Accounting is responsible for oversight of all finance, accounting and reporting activities and reports to the Vice President of Finance and Administration. Our organization is working with a hybrid work environment with at least two days a week working remotely.

Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant performs a variety of general accounting duties relating to daily operations and the month-end closing. This position maintains, analyzes, and reconciles various accounts and records.

Real Estate Attorney

The Real Estate Attorney will cultivate, negotiate, and conduct land transactions to preserve and expand conservation lands throughout the Chicago metropolitan area.