Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health; to preserve magnificent places and wildlife; to advance clean energy; and to combat climate change. We partner with thousands of groups, supporters, individuals and communities to engage the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer.
Founded in 1971, Earthjustice has a distinguished track record of achieving significant, lasting environmental protections. We achieve this by hiring people who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment. Our headquarters are in San Francisco with offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Los Angeles, Tallahassee, Miami, Honolulu, New York, Philadelphia, Denver, Seattle, Bozeman, and Washington, DC.
The Major Gifts Associate works under the supervision of the Operations Program Manager on the Major Gifts team. The core priorities for this role will be coordinating donor stewardship along with other Development teams, assisting with Earthjustice Board and Council work plans and coordination, and working with the Major Gifts Operations team to ensure processes related to donor giving are running smoothly and information is reflected accurately.
This position requires a self‐starter who is able to work both collaboratively and independently and possesses strong interpersonal skills. S/he must have the ability to use learned skills and understanding of program to initiate and help develop new systems over time. The Major Gifts Associate must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and be highly detail‐oriented.
The Major Gifts Associate will perform a variety of administrative tasks, including but not limited to meeting logistics and scheduling, writing and copy-editing assignments, assisting with gift acknowledgement processes, and advanced spreadsheet management. They will have frequent interaction with staff members within the organization; and occasional interaction with donors and members of the Board and Council.
This position is based in our headquarters located in San Francisco, CA.
Donor Activity Coordination for Major Gifts Team (50%)
Board and Council Work Plans and Support (40%)
Responsiveness to Administrative Requests (10%)
We offer a mission and employee-focused work environment and a competitive compensation package including excellent benefits. Earthjustice is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity.
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Earthjustice is driven by a passion for justice, partnership and excellence. Our core values lead us to seek a broad range of perspectives and backgrounds to achieve our mission and to maintain an inclusive environment where all staff are valued and respected. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to employment practices that ensure that employees and applicants for employment are provided with equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the position.