Founded in 1992, Equality Now fights for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women and girls around the world through legal advocacy. Working with grassroots women’s and human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes national and international action to support efforts to stop these abuses. The organization’s work is focused on four main program areas: Legal Equality, End Sexual Violence, End Harmful Practices, and End Sex Trafficking.
With presence in the US, UK, Amsterdam, Lebanon, Kenya, India, Georgia, Equality Now has a staff of 48 and is governed by a 10-member US Board of Directors, a 5-member UK Trustees group, and a 6-member Africa Board.
The organization had an ambitious 2017-2021 strategic plan which resulted in enhanced presence and work in MENA, Eurasia, and LAC regions. In 2020, in response to the pandemic, we restructured the organization to become a dispersed organization. The organization will be embarking on a strategic refresh (2022-2024) this year. Current priorities include expanding programs in MENA, the Americas, and Eurasia as well as capacity building with an emphasis on development and communications activities. The 2021 budget is $8.9 million.
Equality Now is seeking an exceptional major gifts fundraiser with experience securing commitments at the 6- and 7-figure levels. This position plays a leadership role in the Development Department and is responsible for defining our major gifts strategy and driving this strategy forward in partnership with senior leaders across the organization, including the Global Executive Director and members of the Global Executive Board. This position reports to the Director of Development and oversees the Development Associate.
To apply: Please visit: https://equalitynow.applytojob.com/
No calls please. This is a remote position. Applicants from all States will be considered.
Due to the volume of applicants anticipated for this role, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Equality Now is strong because it is diverse. We actively seek a diverse applicant pool and encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. Equality Now does not discriminate on the basis of disability, age, gender identity and expression, national origin, race and ethnicity, religious beliefs, or sexual orientation. We welcome all kinds of diversity. Candidates are selected on the basis of ability, in accordance with all country and location specific laws.
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Founded in 1992, Equality Now fights for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women and girls around the world through legal advocacy. Working with grassroots women’s and human rights organizations and individual…