Director of Development & Marketing

Job Type

Full Time




200 Tahoe Avenue
United States


We are looking for an experienced and talented leader to fill the position of Director of Development & Marketing for an expanding organization. In collaboration with the Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Development & Marketing provides strategic and operational leadership for the organization’s annual development and marketing efforts. The Director of Development & Marketing supervises department staff, including the Development Coordinator, Communications & Marketing Associate and Data Entry Clerk and ensures annual development programs and marketing objectives meet the organization’s financial, programmatic and long-term goals. In concert with the Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Development & Marketing develops and executes comprehensive plans aligned with the organization’s operational and strategic plans, including management of both annual revenue expectations (estimated at $2 million of a $3 million budget) and major and planned giving campaigns.

Our ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience in fundraising, plus knowledge of organizational marketing and branding, and a Bachelor's degree in business management or related field. CFRE or other fundraising certification a plus. Experience in managing both annual fund development and capital campaigns preferred. Proven leadership and problem solving skills are a must. This position reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer.

About the Placer SPCA: Placer SPCA is a private, nonprofit organization committed to enhancing the lives of companion animals and supporting the human-animal bond.  Headquartered in the desirable community of Roseville, California the Placer SPCA is a progressive animal sheltering/animal welfare organization providing quality care to as many as 4,000 animals every year.  In addition to satellite adoption centers in Auburn and Pet Food Express, the Placer SPCA is growing and is in the midst of opening phase one of their new campus, a twenty thousand square foot state of the art adoption and education center. Plans to embark on a capital campaign to complete the master plan are imminent (estimated at an additional $8 million).

For more information about the Placer SPCA, and to view a detailed job description please go to our website

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Resumes and completed job application (downloaded from our website) should be sent to:      


                                               Placer SPCA

                                               150 Corporation Yard Road

                                               Roseville, CA 95678

                                              Or email or fax 916-782-8655.