Greenpeace U.S. (GPUS) is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic Senior Foundations Relations Officer to join its Major Gifts and Foundations team. The individual in this position will be charged with developing, building and maintaining a portfolio of private foundations to secure significant support for Greenpeace’s U.S. campaigns.
Working with the Director of Development, Institutional Giving, the Senior Foundations Relations Officer will investigate new funding opportunities while managing and maintaining established relationships. They will be responsible for developing strategies for working with donors, for tracking necessary dates and deadlines for applications and reporting and ensuring effective, ongoing communication with donors and supporters. They will work closely with other members of the Major Gifts and Foundations teams to develop strategies that make the most effective use of donor contributions.
This position requires the ability to work independently while maintaining strong team relationships and a willingness to travel for a significant portion of their time. The ability to distill complicated programmatic strategies into comprehensive proposals and navigate complex application and reporting processes is also required. This position is ideal for a highly experienced and dynamic fundraiser with exceptional writing and oral communication skills and a passion for building and stewarding long-term relationships.
The Senior Foundations Relations Officer will:
Minimum requirements include:
Additional include, but are not limited to:
Greenpeace USA values a healthy work-life balance and has flexible, family-friendly employment policies. Our competitive benefits package for full-time employees includes medical, dental, and vision coverage with low contributions from staff. We have options for pre-tax flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care costs. Greenpeace employees enjoy generous 6% 401K matching. New staff members receive 3 weeks vacation, 10 sick days, 2 personal days in their first year. Additionally we are closed Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.
After 1 year of service staff members receive 20 weeks of fully paid parental leave and after five years, staff are eligible for a 12 week paid sabbatical. To encourage public transportation use and biking, we offer subsidies for staff who choose to bike or ride mass transit to work. Greenpeace is committed to the growth and development of staff and fostering a creative workplace culture. For more information, check out our benefits plan.
Only applicants eligible to work and live in the United States without any legal restrictions need apply for this opportunity.
The salary for this position starts at $76,000 and is commensurate with experience.
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