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Development Director

Dolores Huerta Foundation
Los Angeles, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are looking for a person who is as passionate and enthusiastic about our organization's mission, someone with an understanding of the importance this work has in driving change in communities.

A Development Director’s responsibilities include having experience leading major gift programs at organizations because we know it takes more than money if you want your ideas fulfilled. Ultimately, you will work to help grow the organization and increase donorship throughout the year.

  • Lead Fundraising efforts by identifying and developing relationships potential individual and corporate donors
  • Maintain relationships with existing sponsors
  • Obtain financial support from individuals and organizations
  • Manage fundraising and special events
  • Generate development materials such as grants and case statements


  • Proven work experience as a Development Director or similar role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to speak with donors and other stakeholders across the organization
  • Work with fundraising software and tools to track progress throughout the year
  • Good organizational and time management skills to help keep projects on track
  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Management Experience


  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k) with employer match
  • Life Insurance (Basic & Voluntary)
  • Vacation, Sick & paid Holidays
  • Training & Development
  • Work From Home

Dolores Huerta Foundation


Los Angeles, CA


Non Profit

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