Director of Development

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Acterra is seeking a part-time Director of Development. The role is based in Palo Alto, California. Three days a week, the Director of Development will plan and coordinate all of Acterra’s unrestricted development activities including individual, foundation, and planned giving. As a member of the management team, the Director of Development is responsible for bringing new strategies and contacts to the organization, and managing development operations to ensure the continued success of Acterra. This position will work closely with the Executive Director and chair of the Development Committee to set unrestricted fundraising budget, then actively manage and report on progress. They will also Manage the major donor program for consistent, year-to-year growth by soliciting, and nurturing relationships with donors and the community, and more.

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About acterra

Acterra is a local climate action organization that has served Silicon Valley and the Bay Area since 1970. Our programs address climate change by promoting greater use of renewable energy, residential energy efficiency, clean transportation, and leadership in corporate sustainability. We also work to ensure that clean energy technologies, including rooftop solar and electric vehicles, are accessible to low – income communities. Visit for more.

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Director of Development


Sunday 19th August 2018


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