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Job Title: Development Director
Job Status: Full-time Exempt
Location: Los Angeles
Salary Range: 75,000-90,000
Start Date: Immediate
Deadline to Apply: Rolling basis until position is filled, but preference will be given to those who apply by January 30, 2019
Job Description Overview
We are hiring a Development Director to lead the creation and implementation of fundraising strategies for California Calls. Working with the Senior Management Team, the Development Director will oversee and manage fundraising efforts, cultivate relationships with foundations and individual donors, prepare all grant proposals and reports, and communicate our strategic vision, program areas and impact through both written materials and verbal presentations. The projected California Calls Education Fund 2020 budget is estimated at $7 Million. The Development Director reports to the Chief Operating Officer and supervises the Development Manager.
About California Calls
California Calls is an alliance of 30 dynamic local community-based organizations across the state working to achieve real, lasting policy change that strikes at the root causes of poverty, inequality and oppression. We are a pioneer in “Integrated Voter Engagement” which combines statewide on-going voter engagement, state-of-the-art technology and neighborhood- based community organizing to make sure who votes in California reflects who lives in California. By organizing the power of the people locked out of decision-making, building strategic alliances, and waging structural policy battles, we are shaping a new future for California based on justice and equality.
Roles and Responsibilities
FUNDRAISING SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT
INDIVIDUAL DONOR CULTIVATION AND MANAGEMENT
FUNDRAISING EVENT MANAGEMENT
Qualifications and Skills
The position is an exempt, salaried position with a salary range of $75,000 to $90,000 depending on experience. Salaries are based on an established range and are not negotiable. California Calls offers full family health and dental benefits at no premium cost to the employee, Flexible Savings Account, 401k plan, generous time off, and work-related mileage reimbursement or transit pass reimbursement. Some out-of-town travel required. Occasional weekend and evening work is required.
The job description is intended to convey information essential to understand the scope of the position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of skills, efforts, duties or responsibilities associated with the position.
The job frequently requires sitting for extended periods for writing at a computer and handling objects with hands. Job occasionally requires standing, walking, reaching, talking, hearing, and lifting up to 35 pounds. Vision requirements: Ability to see information in print and/or electronically.
Please email your resume with a cover letter describing your commitment to California Calls’ mission, how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position, and how you heard about this opportunity to: [email protected] with “DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR” in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please. Candidates will be considered on a rolling basis until position is filled, but preference will be given to those who apply by January 30, 2020.
CALIFORNIA CALLS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. We are an affirmative action employer and encourage applications from all qualified candidates regardless of race, ethnicity, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion or disability. We work to ensure fair treatment of applicants and employees and actively enforce zero tolerance policies against discrimination and sexual harassment.