** Job Opening **
Grand Staircase Escalante Partners is hiring a permanent, part-time Office Manager to work in the Kanab Office. The position works 24 to 32 hours per week. Pay will vary from $13.00 to $15.00 per hour, depending upon experience. Vacation & sick time, paid holidays + standard benefits available. The incumbent and executive director handle most administrative functions of a small but active nonprofit organization. Duties include: processing payroll online, procurement documents, deposits, & various financial documents; managing several online database programs (memberships, volunteers, grant reporting, etc.); maintaining office files and record keeping; assisting with social media networking and handling unexpected tasks. Works with remote and on-site staff acquiring and processing information in person, via phone and internet. Computer experience and skills are essential. To Apply: Submit a resume listing contact information, experiences, skills, abilities, 3 references, and other appropriate documents via e-mail or postal mail no later than 5:00 p.m. August 12, 2014. Send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org or letters to Grand Staircase Escalante Partners, 745 Highway 89 East, Kanab, UT 84741. If questions, call Noel Poe at 435-644-1307.
Who are We?
Grand Staircase Escalante Partners is the 501(c)(3) friends group of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. The Monument covers more area than the states of Delaware and Rhode Island combined, making it the largest unit of the National Conservation Lands system. From glamorous dinosaur finds to discoveries of new plant species, the Monument holds a wealth of yet-to-be analyzed scientific and cultural data.
Grand Staircase Escalante Partners seeks to inspire people to understand and experience the beautiful landscape and unique scientific record of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument by dedicating volunteers and resources to research, conservation stewardship, and education. Partners is committed to protecting the majestic and unspoiled character of the Monument.
About the Monument
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument’s vast and austere landscape embraces a spectacular array of scientific and historic resources. This is a high, rugged and remote region, where bold plateaus and multi-hued cliffs run for distances, defying human perspective. It was the last place in the continental United States to be mapped. These strikingly beautiful and scientifically important lands are divided into three distinct regions: the Grand Staircase, the Kaiparowits Plateau and the Canyons of the Escalante. The Monument encompasses 1.9 million acres of southern Utah canyons, cliffs and plateaus.