Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc.

  • Portfolio Manager, Foundation Relations

    Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/10/2018 5:46 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-4020
    # of Openings
    1
    Group
    Development [201000]
  • Overview

    The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation's most effective environmental action organization. We use law, science and the support of 3.1 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations; our water enforcement cases played a major role shaping current water policy throughout the country. Today, our staff of more than 500 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy and communications experts, and others, work out of offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Bozeman, Montana, and Beijing.

     

    Position Summary:

     

    NRDC seeks an experienced development professional to join the Foundation Relations team and achieve results as a member of the organization’s Development Department. The overarching responsibility of the Portfolio Manager, San Francisco is to support planning and execution of fundraising strategies designed to meet or exceed the Foundation Relations team’s annual revenue goal. ($36+ million for FY19.)

     

    As lead staff for a portfolio of mostly West Coast-based foundation donors, the Portfolio Manager, San Francisco will make and execute plans for cultivating and strengthening relationships with foundation staff and advisors; prepare and submit funding requests, and manage the grants to NRDC which result from these efforts.

     

    The ideal candidate will be one with a personal commitment to environmental advocacy, significant experience working in a high-volume foundations fundraising capacity, and an ability to craft fundraising communications in clear and compelling language.

     

    NRDC is partnering with Lois L. Lindauer Searches on this search. To learn more about this opportunity or to apply, please visit the LLLS website:

     

    https://www.lllsearches.com/career-opportunity/natural-resources-defense-council-portfolio-manager-foundations-san-francisco

     

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    Responsibilities

    NRDC is partnering with Lois L. Lindauer Searches on this search. To learn more about this opportunity or to apply, please visit the LLLS website.

    Qualifications

    NRDC is partnering with Lois L. Lindauer Searches on this search. To learn more about this opportunity or to apply, please visit the LLLS website.

     

     

    NRDC is committed to workplace diversity and inclusion.  We are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.  We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a pleasant working environment.  Salary is based on a nonprofit scale and commensurate with experience.  Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, for positions based in San Francisco, CA we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

     NRDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

     

    For further information about NRDC, please visit www.nrdc.org

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