Careers at American Forests
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The movement to create healthy forests is growing daily as more people recognize the role of trees in slowing climate change and advancing social equity. Be a part of it. We embrace all perspectives, focus on the most pressing issues of the day and do our best to empower others.

After submitting your application package, American Forests will contact you if we determine there is a match with the organization's needs and your skill set and experience. If you are unable to to submit your application package, please contact American Forests at jobs@americanforests.org to request an accommodation or an alternative application process.

American Forests is proud to be a diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible (DEIA) workplace. These are our shared values. We welcome individuals who bring a variety of backgrounds and experiences to be a part of our team to help make a difference individually and collectively as we work toward achieving our mission. We are committed to fostering an environment that is welcoming and respectful and provides opportunities for advancement and professional growth for every team member.

We hope you find your future with us.

Open Positions

Senior Director, Digital Marketing

The Senior Director of Digital Marketing will oversee the development and execution of creative marketing strategies across AF’s current and future online platforms in order to drive traffic, engagement, fundraising and community actions.

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Senior Director, Media Relations

The Senior Director of Media Relations will oversee the development and execution of media-centered strategies to drive a positive understanding of our brand and efforts to advance forest conservation, tree equity and climate solutions among key audiences.

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Senior Manager, Publicity and Thought Leadership

The Senior Manager, Publicity and Thought Leadership, will work within AF’s Media Relations team and will oversee the development and execution of media-centered strategies, published articles, speaking events, social media engagement and overall storytelling with the purpose of establishing AF and its CEO, Jad Daley, as an industry leader.

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Senior Brand Manager, Forests and Climate Change

The Senior Brand Manager, Forests and Climate Change will lead the development and implementation of all communications and brand activities for the Resilient Forests program, an American Forests initiative that focuses on restoring and maintaining forests in large, rural landscapes.

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Senior Brand Manager, Urban Forestry and Environmental Justice

The Senior Brand Manager, Urban Forestry and Environmental Justice will lead the development and implementation of all communications and brand activities for our Tree Equity program, a critical part of our movement to address deep health, social and economic inequities in U.S. cities.

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Senior Manager, Urban Forests Policy

The Senior Manager, Urban Forests Policy supports the development and promotion of American Forests’ official positions on a range of urban forests and related climate, health, and social equity issues. 

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IT and Operations Analyst

The IT & Operations Analyst will manage American Forests’ technology tools, policies, procedures and functions, ensuring efficient operation while exploring areas of improved accessibility and efficiency across the organization.

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Senior Manager, Community Engagement

Senior Manager, Community Engagement is responsible for supporting direct engagement with BIPOC-led community organizations and residents in frontline communities through outreach, training and deep engagement with American Forests’ Tree Equity tools and programs.

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Reforestation Technician (Oregon)

Reforestation Technician is a seasonal field forestry position active from May until late fall/early winter. Reforestation Technicians will assist U.S. Forest Service staff in implementing their reforestation and fuels management program.

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Manager, Reforestation (Central Oregon)

The Reforestation Manager will lead the field crew and will be the main point of contact with the Fremont-Winema National Forest on a daily basis.

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Senior Manager, Pacific Northwest

In coordination with other members of American Forests’ Resilient Forests Team, the Pacific Northwest Senior Manager will help lead and grow our work in Oregon and Washington.

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Web Administrator

The Website Manager will manage all of American Forests’ websites. This will include developing new website modules, ensuring plugin stability and security, and managing underlying servers and databases.

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Manager, Hawai’i Reforestation

The Hawai’i Reforestation Manager position will coordinate with local watershed groups, private landowners, governments, and other partners to help create more resilient forests.

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Manager, California Reforestation Pipeline

The Manager, California Reforestation Pipeline will partner with stakeholders to build and implement reforestation solutions to challenges.

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Manager, California Cone Corps

The Manager, California Cone Corps will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of the California Cone Corps program under the Reforestation Pipeline Partnership.

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Manager, Special Projects

Do you see yourself as part of a dynamic team addressing some of today’s most pressing issues: environmental justice, climate change, and public health?

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Senior Manager of Corporate Communications

The senior manager of corporate communications helps raise awareness about American Forests’ corporate partnerships and motivate corporations to be leaders in the movement to reforest America.

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