Reports to: Executive Director
Status: Full Time
Salary Range: $45-60,000, depending on experience. Salaries negotiable for candidates with exceptional experience.
Better Future Project is looking for an experienced and dynamic development professional with a passion for grassroots organizing, movement-building, and climate action to help oversee the organization’s next stage of growth and development. The Director of Development is responsible for, in partnership with the E.D., ensuring the organization’s successful identification and actualization of funding sources (especially major donors and foundations) to enable to the organization to continue on its growth trajectory to address the climate crisis, including a focus on identifying.
As a member of the Leadership Team, the Director of Development meets regularly with other team members to discuss organizational priorities and challenges, such as staffing issues, proposed organizational initiatives, and so on. The Director of Development also leads discussion and drafting of the development aspects of the organization’s annual plan and is expected to actively participate in the organization's strategic planning.
More about Better Future Project
Better Future Project (BFP) is a dynamic organization dedicated to building a powerful grassroots movement to address the climate crisis and advance a rapid and responsible transition beyond coal, oil, and gas toward a renewable energy future for all. We empower new leaders, build powerful networks and run hard-hitting campaigns to change the narrative around climate and energy and win campus, community, and state-level policy victories.
Better Future Project is an equal opportunity employer. While we still have much work to do, we are an organization working to actively challenge systems of oppression. People of color, women, indigenous people, people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, military veterans, and members of other historically disenfranchised groups are encouraged to apply.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample to Jobs[at]betterfutureproject.org with the subject line “Development Director.” Include your last name in your attached files. Applications are accepted until the position is filled. No calls please.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: