About Vote Solar
Vote Solar is a non-profit advocacy organization working to make solar a mainstream energy resource in the US. Founded in 2002, Vote Solar leverages technical wonkery, policy expertise, and powerful public campaigns to develop the state-level policies that make solar more affordable and accessible. In doing so, the organization strives to foster economic opportunity, promote energy independence and fight climate change. With an operating budget of $5M, Vote Solar currently has 20 staff in 5 offices, taking on the biggest clean energy fights around the country.
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The Director of Investment Partnerships will create and implement a fundraising strategy that maintains current relationships, while also diversifying revenue streams through increased visibility and engagement. S/he will leverage his or her expertise and creativity to drive innovation across all donor constituencies. The incoming Director will focus primarily on foundation relations, and will also supervise the Manager of Investment Partnerships, who oversees major gifts, events, corporate giving and online/individual giving.
The current political and social environments present an exciting opportunity to embark on one of the most important, relevant movements of our time. Vote Solar’s new Director of Investment Partnerships has the chance to build off 15 years of organizational success and financial stability to spur further growth and impact.
The ideal candidate will be driven by a passion for Vote Solar’s mission, as well as a strategic thinker who can execute against daily responsibilities. This role requires relationship building and frontline fundraising skills, paired with an understanding of the systems and processes that support this work. While experience in the solar field is helpful, it is not required.
Read the full position profile here to learn more about key priorities and qualifications.
To Be Considered
Vote Solar is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a diverse pool of candidates for this search. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. To be considered, please go to http://candidateportal.waldronhr.com and submit your resume and a cover letter expressing your passion for the mission and fit for the role.