Employment Opportunities


At VCE, we're proud of our team of passionate, dedicated, and inspired staff that are impacting science and conservation every day. Please check back regularly for new job and internship opportunities. In addition to staff positions and internships, we also encourage graduate students and post-doctoral researchers to collaborate with our staff and programs.

Current Openings:

Business Manager – Part-time (announced 3/6/18)

VCE seeks an experienced bookkeeper/business manager to single-handedly manage the accounting and finance requirements of this small but complex non-profit organization. Experience in non-profit accounting is highly desired. Responsibilities will include overall financial management (using Quickbooks and Excel; payroll, benefits administration, and human resources management for a small staff (<12); management of government grants and contracts, including some international; management and responsibility for biannual audit and annual 990; tracking cash flow, temporary and permanent restricted funds; and working collaboratively with other staff to reconcile donor management software with Quickbooks records and meet the needs of staff for financial reports, project budgets, and other finance-related information. Confidentiality, excellent organizational skills, accuracy, and acute attention to detail are important qualifications for this position, as well as good customer relations and the ability to communicate clearly. The ideal candidate for this position is a skilled multi-tasker, is reliable and is committed to consistently meeting deadlines.

Read the full position description here.

Development Coordinator / Office Manager – Full-time (announced 3/6/18)

VCE seeks a person with experience in a non-profit development office and a jack-of-all-trades who can keep our small office operating on all cylinders. Responsibilities include support and coordination of our fund-raising and donor relations goals and activities, managing our donor software database, working with the Business Manager to reconcile the donor database and gift records with Quickbooks regularly, providing administrative support to the Board of Directors and staff managers, organizing special events, and providing general office support.

Read the full position description here.