Job Title: Development Director
Organization: Youth UpRising
Location: Oakland, CA
 
Description: Youth UpRising seeks a prolific, passionate, articulate and detail-oriented Development Director to lead and manage YU’s fund development.  The Director provides leadership, strategic direction, oversight, coordination and priority setting in the areas of resource development and communications. The Director will forge and maintain new relationships to build YU’s visibility, impact, and financial resources. Most of our (approximately $8 million annual) revenue comes from donors, grants, government contracts, foundation grants and YU’s Social Enterprise services. The Director will lead a Development team of 3-4 staff.  The DD serves as an ambassador for the organization and supports senior staff to build relationships to advance the organization’s position with relevant constituents, as well as to drive broader awareness and donor support for the organization.
 
How to apply: Email resume and cover letter with recent salaries and four professional references to talent@youthuprising.org and include “Development Director” — [Your Name]” in the subject line.