Jobs

Savanna Institute LogoWe seek applicants who share our passion for ecological and equitable agriculture as a nature-based climate solution and who are motivated to widen the circle of who has the opportunity to inform, support, and benefit from its development. We seek a diversity of voices at the table and strongly encourage people of color, women, LGBTQIA+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.
  • Finance Manager

    The Savanna Institute invites applications for a Finance Manager to oversee the financial operations of our organization. This role will manage the majority of the organization’s financial operations and accounting practices, including oversight of accounts payable and receivable, program budgeting, payroll allocations, and the preparation and presentation of financial reports.

  • HR Manager

    The Savanna Institute invites applications for an HR Manager to lead and direct the routine functions of the Human Relations (HR) department including supporting staff success; administering pay, benefits, and leave; and implementing company policies and practices.

  • Adoption Pathways Coordinator

    The Savanna Institute invites applications for an Adoption Pathways Coordinator to coordinate new and existing efforts in developing effective pathways to agroforestry adoption. 

Don’t worry if you don’t see any roles you want to apply for now. Register your interest to allow us to contact you when a suitable role meeting your criteria comes along.

On-Farm Apprenticeship Opportunities Available

Our Apprenticeship Program offers a one-of-a-kind experience to beginning farmers. Each season, the Savanna Institute pairs apprentices with mentor farmers to learn agroforestry and business management skills. Apprenticeships are paid and last for a minimum of 10 weeks. Apprentices also take online coursework and have an opportunity for community-building throughout the year.
Apprentices holding baby rams.

Jobs at Canopy Farm Management

Work for our friends at Canopy Farm Management, a professional tree planting and management business serving Illinois and Wisconsin.