About Us: Centered on a groundbreaking model of rapid response grantmaking, Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights (UAF) supports courageous women and transgender human rights defenders (WHRDs) around the world. Our model protects and advances the civil, political and social rights of women and LGBTI people, and invests in the resilience of social justice movements, including environmental, feminist, anti-corruption, land rights, youth, and LGBTI movements. Founded in 1997, Urgent Action Fund has grown from a single organization into a network of four independent Sister Funds that collectively support frontline women’s rights activists around the world. UAF’s work within this network centers on support for activists and social movements in Central Asia, the Middle East, Western and Eastern Europe, the South Caucuses, Turkey, Russia, Canada, and the United States.
Position Description: The Development Operations Coordinator manages the activities (including gift entries, donor acknowledgments, reporting, and donor data & grant management) of our development, fundraising, and partnerships systems. They will provide administrative services, systems management, and ensure seamless daily operations of all processes. They will coordinate closely with the organization’s Operations & Finance officers and works closely with the Philanthropic Engagement Officer and the Communications Coordinator, and reports to the Director of Partnerships.
The ideal candidate is a systems thinker who can process information analytically – and is interesting in applying those strengths to help create a deeper, evidenced-based model of fundraising, development, and philanthropy.
Development Operations Support (primary)
Donor Cultivation & Engagement (secondary)
Job Specifics & Work Environment:
This position is full-time and is exempt. Position pay range is $65,000 - $70,000, depending on qualifications and experience, and includes a strong benefits package.
Note: This position will be remote during the COVID-19 pandemic, with a preference for being based in the San Francisco Bay Area long-term. Interviews will be conducted remotely.
Urgent Action Fund is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. In order to build the strongest possible workforce, UAF actively seeks a diverse applicant pool. Authorization to work in the United States is required.
How to Apply: Please submit cover letter and resume to [email protected], with “Development Operations Coordinator” in the subject line. Cover letters may be addressed to the hiring manager: Theary Chan, Director of Partnerships (she/her). Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. The position is open until filled. No phone calls please.