$85,000 - $95,000
September 18, 2023
United States (EST)
Founded in 2016, Mighty Earth is a growing global advocacy organization working to defend a living planet. Our goal is to protect Nature and secure a climate that allows life to flourish. Mighty Earth achieves transformative change by creating a “perfect storm” of campaigns, communications, and practical engagement with decision-makers to rapidly transform entire industries and government policy. We aspire to be the most effective environmental advocacy organization in the world.
We have played a leading role in driving the transformation of whole industries and government policy to stop the destruction of tropical rainforests, transform agriculture, protect Indigenous rights, and drive billions of dollars of investment in decarbonization.
As the Major Gifts Officer, you will work closely with our CEO, Chief Operating Officer, Foundation Relations Manager and Proposal Writer, and our campaign teams to manage our individual giving program, including major and mid-range donor gifts. In this role, you will raise and grow support from individual donors through setting strategy and executing fundraising plans for sustaining and growing the number of annual donors, increasing the size of individual donations, and converting individual donors to major donors. You will develop donor strategies and build relationships with donors. Specifically, your responsibilities will include:
Salary & Benefits
The salary range for this position is $85K - $95K, depending on experience. We have a generous benefits package including group health insurance, dental benefits, unlimited vacation time, paid holidays, and a 401(k) plan.
This is a full-time position with a preference for candidates based in the Washington, DC area. We are open to remote candidates based in other U.S. locations, with a preference for Eastern time zone locations. For candidates based in the D.C. area, the expectation is to work in the office two days per week. Candidates should be willing to travel approximately 5-7 days a quarter to visit and cultivate new and existing donor relationships.
Mighty Earth is made up of people from various backgrounds, including people with backgrounds in non-profit organizations, election campaigns, government, the private sector, and legislative offices, at a range of experience levels. We pride ourselves on being a welcoming place for people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, parents, empty-nesters, and more.
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