The Director of Development and Advancement position will be a close collaborator and strategic partner with GPP’s Executive Director in identifying, soliciting, and stewarding grants and other resources to support the organization’s mission. The position oversees all aspects of development for the organization, including the advancement and implementation of a multi-year fundraising strategy, grant writing, reporting, and general management and oversight of related revenue forecasting, budgeting, and administrative systems.
The ideal candidate will have 7 or more years of development experience, as well as familiarity with LGBTI philanthropy or a related human rights field within philanthropy, working with private and public foundation donors and donor governments, and earned income streams. Note that GPP does not engage in individual donor or mass marketing fundraising campaigns.
The ideal candidate will work well independently and collaboratively and is familiar with global LGBTI movements. This position is 100% remote and may require limited international travel (1-3x per year). This position is exempt and has a competitive salary and full benefits package.
The Director of Development and Advancement is a new position. This position reports to the Executive Director and does not currently supervise any staff.
About Global Philanthropy Project
Global Philanthropy Project (GPP) is a collaboration of funders and philanthropic advisors working to expand global philanthropic support to advance the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people in the Global South and East.
Established in 2009, GPP’s 23 member organizations include many of the leading global funders and philanthropic advisors for LGBTI rights. As the first international cohort of LGBTI funders, GPP is internationally recognized as the primary thought leader and go-to partner for donor coordination around global LGBTI work.
More information: https://globalphilanthropyproject.org/
Essential Job Functions
Knowledge and Skills Required
Knowledge and Skills Preferred
Hours and Compensation
This is a full-time, exempt position with a 35-hour work week. This role is 100% remote.
The salary range for this position is $110,000-$125,000 USD, depending on the location of the applicant. Benefits include fully paid medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums, retirement options, and paid time off.
Please share your CV or resume and cover letter by Monday, February 5, 2024 for priority review.
LGBTQIA+, gender non-conforming people, women, people of color, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. We also encourage applications from people of diverse religious, spiritual, and cultural backgrounds.