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Executive Director - Pet Partners (Southern California Chapter)

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Pet Partners | Los Angeles, CA
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February 17, 2020
January 31, 2020
Executive Director positions are full-time; salary DOE with full benefits package.

Pet Partners’ mission is to improve human health and well-being through the human-animal bond. More than forty years since the organization’s inception, the science that proves these benefits has become indisputable. 

Pet Partners is the national leader in demonstrating and promoting animal-assisted therapy, activities and education. Pet Partners registers handlers of multiple species as volunteer teams providing animal-assisted interventions as well as advocating for the human health benefits associated with the human-animal bond. We have about 13,000 volunteer teams registered across all 50 states, and the impact of their interactions is felt three million times a year. Pet Partners continues to evolve and grow – and we are looking for a skilled Executive Director for our Southern California Chapter.

Executive Director

The Executive Director will be responsible for all activity within their chapter’s local area, including but not limited to: fundraising, mission delivery, and marketing, PR and communications and will work closely with IHQ staff to address accounting, internal control, gift management, and technology needs. The successful candidate will truly value volunteers and work closely with volunteer committees to grow the Therapy Animal Program, identify and support local needs, generate the resources to fund chapter activities, and support the nationwide development of new curriculum and initiatives.

The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, plus a minimum of four years related experience as a staff member with fundraising responsibility in a non-profit organization; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pet Partners seeks candidates with extensive knowledge in the broad menu of fundraising strategies with an emphasis on special events and a track record of fundraising success, including the ability to launch successful new initiatives. To view the complete job description for this position, please visit our website at www.petpartners.org, and click on About Us / Careers at Pet Partners.

Pet Partners is on an aggressive timeline to fill this critical Executive Director position. Prioritization for interviews will be given to candidates who meet the above requirements and who have a proven track record in the respective local market for developing successful internal and external relationships, developing strong and productive partnerships with staff and volunteers, and successfully managing financial responsibilities.

Pet Partners’ mission is to improve human health and well-being through the human-animal bond. More than forty years since the organization’s inception, the science that proves these benefits has become indisputable. 

Pet Partners is the…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

We offer a unique work environment, competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental and vision benefits, a 403(b) retirement plan, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, paid sick leave, vacation, holidays and staff appreciation days. Pet Partners does not cover relocation expenses.

We offer a unique work environment, competitive salary and benefits package including medical, dental and vision benefits, a 403(b) retirement plan, life insurance, long-term…

Level of Language Proficiency

English; proficient

English; proficient

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter and résumé via email to careers@petpartners.org.

Note "Executive Director CA" in the subject line. Résumés will be accepted through January 31, 2020.

No phone calls please. No recruiting assistance desired.


Pet Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply, please submit a cover letter and résumé via email to careers@petpartners.org.

Note "Executive Director CA" in the subject line. Résumés will be accepted through January 31…

Location

Los Angeles, CA

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