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Job Title: Development Director
Classification: Full-time, exempt position
The Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust (LANLT) creates change by supporting low-income communities of color to more effectively realize their power and influence over the use of land. We work with residents to increase communities’ access to parks and gardens, while organizing to change local policies to develop more equitable park and food systems for generations to come. We believe that this work is necessary to overcome decades of disinvestment, racism, and environmental injustice in low-income communities of color and that no person in LA County should live without a safe park or access to fresh, healthy food. As a community-based non-profit landowner, developer, and steward for safe public space, we work with residents from design to stewardship.
We meet our goals by:
The Director of Development is responsible for designing and leading all fundraising at the Neighborhood Land Trust Working with, and reporting to, the Executive Director (ED), the Director of Development (Director) is responsible for raising LANLT’s annual operating and capital budgets through a combination of corporate and individual giving, grants and events.
Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. LANLT provides a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, vision, dental, supplemental insurance, 401k, vacation time, sick time, holidays, flexible schedules, staff events and the support of a healthy work-life balance.
The Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust is an equal employment opportunity employer and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply. People with multiple marginalized identities are strongly encouraged to apply, including queer, trans, people with disabilities and/or people of color. The Land Trust does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, medical condition including genetic characteristics, mental or physical disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity (including transgender status), weight, height, linguistic characteristics (such as accent and limited English proficiency, where not substantially job-related), citizenship status, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and salary range expectation by email or mail.
[email protected] with the subject title "Director of Development"
LANLT Attn: Director of Development
1541 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90017
No phone calls please.