WWRC - Warehouse Worker Resource Center

Warehouse Worker Resource Center

Development Director

Based in Ontario, CA


About the Position
The Warehouse Worker Resource Center (WWRC) is seeking a proactive Development Director to lead fundraising activity. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and executing our nonprofit’s fundraising strategy, and communicating, cultivating and stewarding current and prospective donors. The Development Director will spend their time working closely with the Executive Director to achieve fundraising goals. Note that WWRC is currently only seeking either a Development Director OR a Development Coordinator. Please read each position description and apply for the one that you are most qualified.


  • Develop and manage holistic fund development strategy to raise resources
  • Develop and produce foundation and government funding proposals and contracts
  • Manage grants calendar and ensure the submission of proposals and reports are received in timely manner
  • Develop case statements, program proposals and grant budgets
  • Develop a fundraising strategy to support and make sustainable WWRC’s legal department
  • Oversee the administration of funder database for both foundations and individual donors
  • Develop and grow individual donor funding (We currently use Action Network.)
  • Develop fundraising campaigns including direct mail campaigns, special events, monthly donor program, phone banking and other strategies
  • Participate in organizational strategic decisions as a member of the leadership team
  • Participate in board development by attending Executive Board and committee meetings

Experience and Qualifications

  • 3-5 years nonprofit development experience
  • Excellent writing skills and ability to develop narratives for grant applications and reporting
  • Ability to lead development staff and consultants
  • Skills with budgeting and financial analysis
  • Experience of familiarity with worker and community organizing and advocacy
  • Strong time management and work planning skills
  • Experience of familiarity with 501(c)(3), 501(c)(4), and 501(c)(5) structures

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary range $80,000 – $90,000 depending on experience
  • Full family medical PPO, dental and vision coverage
  • Vacation leave accrued at 12 days per year in the first year
  • 14 paid holidays per year

To Apply
To apply to any of our open positions, send your résumé and cover letter to: admin@warehouseworkers.org.

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