Community land trusts are growing in size and number creating more professional opportunities for practitioners.  This job board is updated periodically with new listings for our members and friends.

Current (paid) members of the Northwest Community Land Trust Coalition may post items for free. Non-member CLTS pay $25 per listing which runs for a minimum of 30 days.


Posted June 11, 2021


Kulshan Community Land Trust is seeking a full time Development Director in Bellingham, WA. The Development Director will work in direct partnership with the Executive Director. This partnership supports the Board of Directors and Staff in identifying and achieving financial and strategic goals which will sustain the organization into the future. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the financial and community needs of the organization, participating in acquisition of resources, communication with the public, and strategizing on next steps. The candidate will be able to lead both external development and internal management in developing capacity for KulshanCLT as it expands. A successful Development Director will have the capacity to work independently, juggle multiple projects, and support a collaborative staff culture with a focus on DEI strategies. Please see the full job description and how to apply on our website.

Posted June 6, 2021:


The Chelan Valley Housing Trust (Chelan, WA), a young and growing non-profit housing developer is seeking to fill two positions.


Executive Director to oversee its operations and development while managing its transition into a mature and enduring organization. CVHT’s mission is to provide attainable housing for low and moderate income residents of the greater Lake Chelan valley, where the need is great. CVHT recently completed its first development; five townhomes in downtown Chelan. Planning is underway for a 40 plus single-family home development on 9 acres owned by the Trust. Be a part of this dynamic organization, doing rewarding work in one of the most beautiful locations in the state, Lake Chelan. Please see the  job description and application instructions here

Part-Time Administrator Position Text: CVHT is a young and growing non-profit housing developer looking for a part time Administrator with local experience, a passion for organization, and a willingness to learn new things. The Administrator oversees CVHT office and data management, reports, marketing tools, and document creation. This position is the primary contact for all data to and from the organization and assists the Executive Administrator and Executive Director in ensuring that CVHTs files, data, and marketing tools are secure and organized. For further information about this position see Position Description 

Posted May 18, 2021



Proud Ground is seeking a Real Estate Services Coordinator to join the team in creating permanently affordable homeownership opportunities. The Real Estate Services Coordinator works in direct partnership with the Homeownership Program Director/Principal Broker and the Home buying team. The team supports Homebuyers and Sellers through the purchase and sale process. This position is an opportunity to learn the real estate brokerage industry in a salaried position. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the home purchase process, be detail-oriented and have strong interpersonal skills.

A successful Real Estate Services Coordinator will have the ability to work both independently, manage transactions with multiple parties involved, and support a collaborative staff culture with a focus on diversity, inclusion and equity strategies. View the full job description here.

Application materials will be accepted until the position is filled. The first review of resumes and cover letters on June 7,2021.

To apply, send cover letter (2 pages max), resume (2 pages max) and three references, as PDF or MS Word or text document to: or mail to Hiring Committee, Proud Ground, 5288 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97217.


Posted May 6, 2021



San Juan Island is part of a stunningly beautiful cluster of islands west of Anacortes in Washington state. The community has a tremendous need for affordable housing, and the San Juan Community Home Trust is seeking a strong leader with a passion for such work to serve as their next Executive Director. The person selected for this role will enjoy the support of a highly engaged board of directors that is strongly committed to the Home Trust cause. The salary range is $85,000 - $95,000. For more information about this opportunity and how to apply, please see: