Executive Director – Southern California Chapter

The Executive Director will be responsible for all activity within their chapter’s local area, including but not limited to: fundraising, mission delivery, and marketing, PR and communications and will work closely with International Headquarters staff to address accounting, internal control, gift management, and technology needs. The successful candidate will truly value volunteers and work closely with volunteer committees to grow the Therapy Animal Program, identify and support local needs, generate the resources to fund chapter activities, and support the nationwide development of new curriculum and initiatives.

The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, plus a minimum of four years related experience as a staff member with fundraising responsibility in a non-profit organization; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pet Partners seeks candidates with extensive knowledge in the broad menu of fundraising strategies with an emphasis on special events and a track record of fundraising success, including the ability to launch successful new initiatives. Review the full job description.

Pet Partners is on an aggressive timeline to fill this critical Executive Director position. Prioritization for interviews will be given to candidates who meet the above requirements and who have a proven track record in the respective local market for developing successful internal and external relationships, developing strong and productive partnerships with staff and volunteers, and successfully managing financial responsibilities.

The Executive Director position is full-time; salary DOE with full benefits package. Pet Partners does not pay for relocation expenses.

To apply:
Submit your cover letter and resume via email to careers@petpartners.org
Note ‘Executive Director’ in the subject line
Resumes will be accepted through January 31, 2020

Our process:
Receipt of your email application will be acknowledged, but only those individuals who are selected for a phone screening interview will be contacted.
A background check will be conducted on the finalist(s) for each position.

Pet Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.