RESULTS Educational Fund
Location – Flexible (Washington, DC or Seattle preferred)
The Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with RESULTS Educational Fund in the search for an Associate Vice President for Development Strategy and Administration.
RESULTS is a movement of passionate and committed people whose mission is to create the political will to end poverty in the United States and around the world. RESULTS empowers individuals to exercise their personal and political power for change by mobilizing the voices of grassroots constituent advocates throughout its nationwide network to leverage public investment in programs and improved policies that reduce poverty and inequality. Over the last 40 years, RESULTS advocates have been building strong relationships with members of Congress, engaging with the media, and collaborating with an array of partners throughout the country and around the world.
RESULTS identifies the highest-impact policy solutions to poverty and catalyzes an advocacy movement that secures the political leadership, focus, and resources to get the job done. With this strategy and cutting-edge partnerships—comprised of partners across five continents and a network of volunteers in all 50 states—RESULTS has helped to secure hundreds of billions of dollars in new funding for programs and policies that reduce poverty and inequality. It has helped pass legislation that has saved the lives and protected the health of millions of people in low-income countries, helped millions of families globally move out of extreme poverty, and allowed people in the United States to put food on the table, remain stably housed, and move out of poverty.
Reporting to the Vice President for Philanthropy, the Associate Vice President will further the organization’s ability to engage those whose financial support and partnership make it possible to build the political will to end poverty. In working closely with the Vice President for Philanthropy, the Associate Vice President will help provide leadership in building a comprehensive, multifaceted development program that engages a vast array of donors as well as stakeholders throughout the organization. This includes fostering a culture of philanthropy throughout the organization; designing and sustaining systems to meet the organization’s ambitious development goals; and strengthening and maintain structures and processes within the development program. The Associate Vice President will partner with the Vice President for Philanthropy and Director of Development in setting the development program’s day-to-day strategy; leading team performance and operations; centering donor relationships; creating an infrastructure for a strong major gifts program; ensuring the production of robust reports and proposals to institutional donors; and creating the conditions for transformational giving. The salary for this position is $140,000 to $159,000 annually and offers a generous and comprehensive benefits package.
A bachelor’s degree is required for this position as is at least ten years of nonprofit fundraising or related experience. Leadership and management skills for an organization with a budget exceeding $10 million annually preferred. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and résumé. Cover letters should be responsive to the mission of RESULTS Educational Fund as well as the responsibilities and qualifications presented in the prospectus.
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