About Houston Humane Society

Employment

The Houston Humane Society is searching for energetic, compassionate and dedicated people to join our efforts in ending the cruelty, abuse and overpopulation of animals.  We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive package of benefits to full time employees.

 


Director of Development

The Director of Development will serve as senior administrative officer responsible for planning, implementation, management, and oversight of all development and marketing activities including fundraising and donor relations, capital campaign, annual campaign, major gifts, endowment, and supervision of development staff. This individual reports to the Executive Director, and works collaboratively with Houston Humane Society board, staff, administration, volunteers, and prospective donors The Director’s primary areas of focus are the cultivation of major donor gifts and development of $20-25 million capital campaign. He or she will build innovative fundraising and marketing approaches that reflect Houston Humane Society’s culture, identity and personality. The Director will oversee the business operations of the department, including developing and administering operating and capital budgets in the areas of fundraising, communications, and marketing donor/funder research and relationship management, board and designated committee communications, database maintenance, direct mail, events, public relations, communications/marketing, and campaign design and implementation. He or she will participate in these activities along with overseeing and managing staff.

 

Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, business management, public relations or related field required. No less than 5 years of fundraising experience. Non-profit experience is preferred. Creative, enthusiastic and outgoing professional who enjoys interacting with donors, senior administrators, and community leaders. Ability to manage difficult or complex situations and/or people with tact, confidence and diplomacy. Ability to travel to meet with donors and prospective donors throughout Houston and to travel throughout the region for occasional needs. Excellent writing and computer skills needed. Proficient in all Microsoft Office programs Effective oral and written communication skills. Strong organizational skills and detail focused. Self-starter who can work independently as well as with a team and can operate in a changing environment, following timelines and meeting deadlines. Ability to attend evening and weekend donor functions. Demonstrated success in closing five-, six- and seven- figure gifts.
 
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.
 

Marketing Manager

The Houston Humane Society is seeking an accomplished Marketing Manager who has at least 2 years of marketing experience, to set and guide the strategy for all marketing resources and collateral relating to Houston Humane Society's mission. The position is an “in-house” leadership role within a complex (number and variety of constituents) nonprofit entity, with the ability to take knowledge and transform it into exciting and useful messages, and disseminating it to the right audiences through the best distribution channels. The Marketing Manager will report to the Development Director and work closely with HHS management as a partner on a variety of strategic initiatives.
 
Bachelor’s degree in marketing/advertising, or the equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired. 2 to 5 years of experience managing complex, quick-paced marketing projects in business is required. Demonstrated ability in handling multiple priorities, project management and meeting deadlines as well as strong planning and organizational skills. Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups, including staff, volunteers, donors, program participants, and other supporters.  Excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills
 
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.

 


Full-Time Veterinarian

The Houston Humane Society is looking for an experienced DVM to join our team. Work in a well-equipped spay/neuter clinic with highly skilled staff.  Must be available for high-volume spay/neuter work and capable of performing surgeries daily. Assisting with exams, diagnostics, lab work, administering vaccines, and medical treatments for general public and sheltered animals will be included.  Exotic and large animal experience prefered but not required.
 
Must be a positive, energetic team player capable of thriving in a fast-paced environment. Strong work ethic and commitment to our mission to end pet overpopulation is paramount. Candidate must possess a DVM/VMD degree and be licensed to practice in Texas and also procure DEA license. Candidate must be able to work weekends. We offer excellent support staff, clean, well equipped facilities and competitive wages. Become part of our highly successful spay/neuter team!
 
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.
 

Full Time Bilingual Adoption Counselor

Full Time Bilingual Adoption Counselor needed to help our animals find their perfect home. Daily duties include, but are not limited to, screening potential pet adopters, reviewing applications, filing paperwork, introducing pets to potential adopters, and educating adopters about their pet’s needs. Animal experience, organizational and computer skills and strong customer service is required. Candidate must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and work weekday and weekends.  Pay rate $10.00 /hour

 
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@houstonhumane.org.
 

The Houston Humane Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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Location/Hours

ADDRESS
14700 ALMEDA RD., HOUSTON, TX 77053

PHONE
713.433.6421


ADOPTIONS
Monday-Friday 11:00am-6:00pm

 

Saturday - Sunday 11:00am-5:30pm

 

 

SPAY/NEUTER SURGERIES

 

Monday - Saturday

By Appointment Only

 

ADMISSIONS
Monday-Friday 

By Appointment ONLY

 

 

 

 

 

CLINIC 

Monday - Sunday

Exams 10:00am-1:30pm

(By Appointment)

 

Vaccinations 9:00am-3:00pm

 

(Please arrive by 

2:00 PM for walk-ins)