Interfaith Power & Light inspires people of faith and conscience to take bold and just action on climate change. IPL is the largest interfaith grassroots organization in the country mobilizing on the climate crisis.
Since our founding in the year 2000, IPL affiliates have been established in 40 states, and the network has grown to reach 22,000 congregations of all major religions and spiritual traditions. IPL has developed impactful programs to help these congregations conserve energy, green their facilities, and teach and preach out climate change as a moral issue. Our campaigns mobilize hundreds of thousands of people of faith and conscience to engage in grassroots advocacy to advance climate solutions at the local, state, and national levels.
IPL’s work is centered in our vision, mission, values, and guiding principles. We take seriously our commitment to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in all aspects of our work, through our internal processes, partnerships, and programs and campaigns.
IPL is headquartered in Oakland, California, with an office in Washington, DC, and staff based in other parts of the U.S.
Reporting to the IPL president, the development director exists as part of a dynamic staff team that is mobilizing a religious response to climate change. The development director has primary responsibility for creating, managing, and implementing Interfaith Power & Light’s (IPL) development plan, which is created annually in consultation with IPL’s president in alignment with the organizational budget. The development director will manage relationships with IPL donors and foundation officers, including both current and prospective major donors and foundations. Working closely with IPL’s president, executive director, and development team, the development director will ensure that ample program, campaign, and unrestricted funds are generated.
IPL has a strong and growing budget with a mix of revenue from donors, congregations, and foundations. We aim to double our revenue and build capacity within our network over the next three years.
This position reports to the IPL president.
We offer competitive non-profit salaries, excellent benefits, and a supportive working environment. Salary is commensurate with skills, experience, and location. Salary range is $69,000 - $80,000. This position can be based in our Oakland, California headquarters, Washington, DC, or remote.
IPL is committed to advancing justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in our workplace. We believe that celebrating and actively welcoming a diversity of voices and perspectives is essential to solving the planet's most pressing environmental problems, and we encourage applications from candidates whose identities have been historically under-represented in the environmental movement. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
Interfaith Power & Light inspires people of faith and conscience to take bold and just action on climate change. IPL is the largest interfaith grassroots organization in the country mobilizing on the…
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