This position is geared to experienced professionals with at least 6 years of experience in a senior leadership role within an organization and 8 years experience as a supervisor. The successful candidate will play a senior role leading the Campaigns Team and serve on the organization’s Senior Leadership Council. Responsibilities will include leading strategies and tactics to move a policy agenda, including catalyzing and leading partnerships and joint campaigns with a range of local, state and federal allies, as well as with elected officials. We are especially seeking candidates who have been recognized as leaders in their previous fields of work and have a strong movement-building orientation.
The Director of Development provides leadership and strategic direction to Demos’ fundraising efforts, and is responsible for planning and implementing strategies to raise the yearly operational budget. Reporting to the Vice President of External Affairs, she/he is responsible for ensuring the long-range financial stability of Demos and Demos Action, a 501c4 fund of the Tides Foundation. The Director of Development is a member of the Senior Leadership Counsel that provides overall strategic direction for the organization.
This position is geared toward professionals with 7+ years of experience in campaigning, organizing, government affairs or advocacy/lobbying. Background should include 2+ years of experience in a leadership position (i.e., campaign manager, senior lead organizer or senior lobbyist). Responsibilities include developing and executing campaign plans; leading strategies and tactics to move a policy agenda; and catalyzing and leading partnerships with a range of local, state and federal allies, including elected officials. We are especially interested in candidates who have a strong movement-building orientation. The successful candidate will join a campaigns team that places a high value on diversity and is committed to distributed leadership. This position reports to the Director of Campaigns and Outreach.
We’re seeking a positive, highly-organized lover of details with a strong ability to communicate with staff at all levels of the organization and ensure the support for our President and Vice President, Policy and Research runs smoothly and efficiently.