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CVSC is building a grassroots conservation movement all across South Carolina to hold our leaders accountable, fight for clean energy, and protect our air, land, and water. It’s a big job, and we need passionate, smart, strategic, driven people to help us get it done.

UPDATED - Development Associate

NOTE that this posting has been updated to reflect a full remote work option. The selected candidate must still work in South Carolina, however.

Scope of Position: CVSC seeks a highly motivated, detail-oriented fundraiser to coordinate the organization’s direct mail, online fundraising, and event-based fundraising efforts that target “supporter” level gifts at $1000 and below. The right candidate will be a self-starter with excellent written and oral communications skills and demonstrated fundraising experience. The position reports to the Development Director and coordinates with the Database Manager and other members of the operations team. The Associate is also expected to perform other duties as needed in accordance with the successful operation of a non-profit organization.

Location: Based in South Carolina, with option for remote working from within the state. CVSC has a physical office in Columbia. Occasional day and overnight travel may be required.

Terms of employment: The position is full-time, contingent on continued funding (grants and individual donations). This includes a 40- hour workweek with the need for flexible scheduling, depending on the nature of an issue or timeframe. Occasional out of town and overnight travel may be required. CVSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a racially just, equitable and inclusive workplace.

Salary/Benefits: CVSC offers a competitive non-profit sector salary for this position in the $40,000 – $45,000 range, depending on qualifications. CVSC also offers a robust benefits package that includes full health, vision, dental, and short-term disability insurance, retirement contributions, and generous vacation and state holiday schedules.

Application Instructions: Please submit your resume and a cover letter that addresses how your expertise matches the job description and why you want to work to protect the air, land, and water of South Carolina to with Development Associate in the subject line. The position will remain open until filled.

Read the full position description here.

The CVSC Internship Program

CVSC is seeking interns for Fall 2021. In this position you will gain first-hand experience in environmental research & policy development, issue based advocacy, and the nonprofit sector. Interns may be responsible for components of campaign design, research and implementation. This remote internship is a great opportunity for those with an interest in political science, energy or environmental policy . While this internship’s duration is based on the academic semester, it is not limited to college students. This is currently an unpaid internship.

Application Instructions: To apply, fill out the fellowship application and send your resume to with the subject line: “CVSC Internship Program.”

CVSC is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.