Careers

We believe in Waterloo Greenway. Do you?

The mission of Waterloo Greenway Conservancy is bold, forward-thinking, and even a touch audacious — just like the team that upholds it every day.

We’re collectively bound by the knowledge that Waterloo Greenway is making real and enduring change in the unbelievable city we call home. At our headquarters a stone’s throw away from Waller Creek, we get to innovate our hearts and heads off on how to make this urban green space accessible and engaging to all. 

So much has been accomplished. But there are still countless opportunities to create uplifting destinations and experiences that reflect Austin’s diverse and dynamic spirit. Working to make the most of them is more than a rewarding career. It’s a calling. If you hear it too, come join us!

Current Openings

Chief Financial Officer

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will be responsible for oversight of all finance and accounting functions. The ideal candidate will have worked for an Austin-area non-profit or related organization that understands public-private partnerships. The CFO will be a member of the Leadership Team and will be the staff liaison to the Finance Committee.

The CFO will lead day-to-day finance operations including functional responsibility over accounting, budget planning, forecasting and reporting activities, banking, accounts payable, accounts receivable, audit, payroll and grants administration. The CFO will ensure that Waterloo Greenway Conservancy has the systems and procedures in place to support effective management of capital and operating resources for implementing programs and conducting clean audits.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit resume, cover letter, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please send complete applications via email to: jobs@waterloogreenway.org. Waterloo Greenway respects confidentiality relating to these submissions.


Director of Annual Giving

The Director of Annual Giving is responsible for the leadership, management, and execution of Waterloo Greenway’s annual giving program and special events. Reporting to and working directly with the Chief Development Officer, the Director of Annual Giving will play a vital role in growing the philanthropic revenue for an entrepreneurial, mission-driven organization.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please send complete applications via email to: brubio@waterloogreenway.org.


Special Events Coordinator

The Special Events Coordinator will be instrumental in achieving the organization’s annual fundraising goals by growing and diversifying its funding base. This person will oversee and coordinate all of Waterloo Greenway Conservancy’s special events, as well as soliciting annual gifts/sponsorships from corporations and individuals, assisting with direct mail campaigns, and assisting with donor communications.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please send complete applications via email to: brubio@waterloogreenway.org.


Development Associate

Waterloo Greenway Conservancy seeks an organized and dynamic Development/Database Associate to join our fundraising team, advancing the philanthropic priorities of Waterloo Greenway. The Development Associate will be a thoughtful and detail-oriented fundraiser—an enthusiastic, genuine and effective team player dedicated to the mission of the Waterloo Greenway. This position will report to the Chief Development Officer and work closely with the development staff, program team, and Development Committee.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for at least two professional references. Please send complete applications via email to: brubio@waterloogreenway.org.