Advancement Director - Position Announcement
About Point Blue
Point Blue Conservation Science (Point Blue) is internationally renowned with over 160 staff and seasonal scientists as well as educators and habitat restoration experts. We advance nature-based solutions to climate change, habitat loss, and other environmental threats for wildlife and people, through science, partnerships, and outreach. Point Blue was honored to become an official observer organization to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in 2017.
Based out of Petaluma, California, Point Blue has more than doubled in size over the past decade. We expect continued growth in response to a growing demand for sound science to assess and guide climate-smart conservation investments in our rapidly changing world. Learn more about Point Blue at www.pointblue.org
The AD is responsible for jointly raising approximately 50% of Point Blue’s annual budget (currently approximately $13 million), supporting science and technical fundraising for the other half led by program staff, and doubling unrestricted giving to roughly $2 million/year by 2020. S/he will collaboratively develop and manage targeted funding campaigns around Point Blue’s top priorities. The AD will have a demonstrated commitment to and passion for conservation, integrity and excellence, reflective of Point Blue’s core values so essential to our success.
How to Apply
Please send your cover letter, resume and salary expectations to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Advancement Director” in the subject line. Position will be open until filled.