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.
Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. Must have the ability to prepare correspondence and other documents with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail as well as the ability to handle multiple tasks and efficiently prioritize work to meet deadlines with minimal supervision. 5-10 years’ work experience as an administrative assistant supporting executives is required.
To be considered, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Part Time Animal Caretakers
The Houston Humane Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
14700 ALMEDA RD., HOUSTON, TX 77053
Saturday - Sunday 11:00am-5:30pm
Monday - Saturday
By Appointment Only
By Appointment ONLY
Monday - Sunday
(Please arrive by
2:00 PM for walk-ins)