Land Policy Manager
Upstate Forever, Greenville, SC
Hiring Range:
$54,000 starting salary – negotiable depending on experience.
Closing Date: October 30, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.

General Job Description:
The Land Policy Manager will support the Land Planning & Policy Program Director in achieving Upstate Forever’s vision and goals for the Upstate through strategic advocacy initiatives associated with the Land Planning & Policy Program. This is a full-time position based in Upstate Forever’s Spartanburg office (hybrid remote schedule). While Spartanburg County is a primary area of emphasis, the Land Policy Manager’s overall focus will be regional, and travel throughout the Upstate region will be necessary.

Minimum Education and Training:
Formal education, training, or practical experience focused on public administration, government relations, planning/urban design, real estate development, communications, public relations/advocacy, political science or related disciplines. Applicants that possess the Essential Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities outlined in section III above but do not have the Preferred Education, Training, Experience should not be discouraged from applying as this scenario will not disqualify applicants from consideration for the Land Policy Manager position.

To apply: To apply, upload a cover letter and resume to the job posting at by 5:00 p.m. on October 30, 2022. No phone calls, please. Upstate Forever contracts with The Hayes Approach to facilitate the hiring process, including acknowledging applicant submissions. A limited number of candidates will be interviewed, tentatively scheduled to take place the first week of November. A hiring decision is anticipated by mid-November to accommodate a desired start date of Dec. 1, 2022.