About MALT

Founded in 1980 by a broad coalition of ranchers, environmentalists and community leaders, Marin Agricultural Land Trust (MALT) is a member-based nonprofit organization dedicated to permanently protecting Marin County farmland for farming and ranching. We also work with agricultural landowners and public and private partners to support and enhance agricultural viability and sustainability locally and regionally.

MALT’s comfortable office is located just off Highway1 in the vibrant community of Point Reyes Station in beautiful West Marin, home to Cowgirl Creamery, Bovine Bakery and Toby’s Feed Barn. Access to Tomales Bay, Point Reyes National Seashore and other outdoor wonders is only minutes away. We offer competitive salary, paid vacation and sick time, health, dental and vision insurance, retirement benefits, family-friendly policies and a commitment to honoring work/life balance. During shelter-in-place orders, MALT staff are working comfortably from their homes. Come join our team of highly motivated and passionate staff who care deeply about our mission and one another.

Position Summary

The Acquisition Project Manager is a full-time exempt position responsible for managing and closing complex conservation real estate transactions that protect Marin County agricultural land for agricultural use, including agricultural conservation easements. Working under the direction of the associate director of conservation, the acquisition project manager helps to implement MALT’s real estate acquisition transactions and acts as a liaison between MALT’s acquisition team, agricultural property owners and funding partners. The acquisition project manager reports to the associate director of conservation and is a member of MALT’s conservation team. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Real Estate Acquisitions (65%)

Community Outreach and Engagement (20%)

Administrative and Strategic Initiatives (15%)

Qualifications and Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required; graduate degree preferred.



Knowledge and Abilities


This is a full-time, exempt position at MALT’s office in Point Reyes Station, with remote work during SIP and possibly after. Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter in PDF format jobs@malt.org

No phone calls, no walk-ins, no recruiters. 

MALT is an equal-opportunity employer.