Muslim Advocates seeks an experienced and passionate professional for the full-time Director of Development position to lead and manage all aspects of the organization’s fundraising activities to ensure that Muslim Advocates raises the annual and special funds it requires in order to fulfill its vital mission. The development director will manage a growing team and collaborate closely with senior staff and board members.
Muslim Advocates (MA) is a leading national legal advocacy and educational nonprofit organization that works on the frontlines of civil rights to guarantee freedom and justice for Americans of all faiths. Founded in 2005, Muslim Advocates strives towards its mission to use legal advocacy, policy engagement, and education to promote and protect equality, liberty and justice for Americans of all faiths, and to promote the full and meaningful participation of Muslims in American public life. Its experienced lawyers and policy experts address some of the most pressing civil rights and human rights challenges facing the nation today.
The program agenda for Muslim Advocates consists of the following goals:
With $3.6 million in revenue in its most recent fiscal year, Muslim Advocates boasts a full-time staff of 16 employees and is poised for additional growth. It operates from offices in Oakland, California and Washington, DC.
For more information, visit: www.muslimadvocates.org.
In 2017, Muslim Advocates worked at the national level to fight anti-Muslim hate and discrimination. Among their accomplishments, they:
For more details, visit https://www.muslimadvocates.org/annual-report-2017/
The Director of Development will report to the Executive Director.S/he will be an integral part of the organization, serving as a member of the senior team and working closely with the Executive Director and the Development Committee of the Board of Directors. Duties include:
Experience and Attributes
Muslim Advocates seeks an individual with the following skills and experience:
Muslim Advocates offers a generous and competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.
To apply, e-mail resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: email@example.com (e-mail applications are required). Only complete applications will be considered. For other inquiries contact Ginna Goodenow at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Muslim Advocates is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. In accordance with federal, state, and local laws, Muslim Advocates recruits, hires, promotes, and evaluates candidates for employment and personnel without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ethnicity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veterans status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, ancestry, or any other classification protected by law. Job applicants and current employees are evaluated solely on their ability, experience, and the requirements of the job.
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About Raffa, PC
On behalf of Muslim Advocates, Raffa, PC is working with the Board of Directors and leading the Director of Development search. Founded in 1984, Raffa is, and always has been, a mission-driven professional services firm seeking to do more for nonprofits and socially conscious companies. We exist to do meaningful work for organizations like Muslim Advocates who are making a difference in our communities and our world.
Learn more about Raffa at www.raffa.com.