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Development Manager

Title:  Manager of Development

Department: Development

FLSA Status: Exempt

Reports To:  Executive Director

Class: Management

Salary: $65,000 - $70,000

Who We Are: 

At Free Geek we sustainably reuse technology, enable digital access and provide education to create a community that empowers people to realize their potential. We’re proud to be a leader in digital inclusion. None of this would be possible without hiring and developing the best employees. 

Free Geek  is a leading nonprofit technology refurbisher, founded in 2000, headquartered in Portland, Oregon with a national presence. Free Geek serves more than 35,000 Oregonians each year. To continue our growth, we are seeking a Manager for our Development Department to help us in continuing toward our goal of including everyone in our digital future!

What Do We Need From This Position? 

This position is responsible for developing and implementing the annual fundraising plan and to expand philanthropic support for the organization by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties

  1. Manages, trains, motivates and evaluates development staff and volunteers.
  2. Meets or exceeds annual fundraising goals for foundation, individual and corporate gifts.
  3. Creates and manages budgets for the development department, fundraising endeavors, special projects and other initiatives.

Expected hours for this position is 40/week salaried. Please see the full job description for further responsibilities and requirements. This position is eligible for benefits. 

What Do You Get? 

At Free Geek, we believe in curating a group of people passionate in creating options which provide the best benefit to our community. As an organization under union, we fundamentally believe that happy people put in good work. Considering this, we provide an extensive benefits package. Our benefits package includes Medical, Dental, a Retirement plan with employee matching,  Life Insurance, and Short and Long Term Disability coverage. We are also provided with kindly donated food and purchased snacks every week for staff to grab at their disposal.

How Do You Apply? 

BIPOC, LGBTQI+, Disabled, and Femme Folks are all encouraged to apply! We believe that if you’re excited about this position you should apply - imposter syndrome is real and no one ever meets 100% of the qualifications.

This search is open to INTERNAL and EXTERNAL candidates. For best consideration, please apply by 6pm Thursday, July 22nd. Applications received after that may be considered till position filled. To apply, please fill out and submit this online application form. 

Any person needing reasonable accommodation in the application process should contact Human Resources at hr@freegeek.org or 503-232-9350 x128.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT COVID-19:

At Free Geek we are working towards having as fully of a vaccinated workplace as possible. We are offering paid sick leave (for even our newest of employees!) for vaccination appointments and possible side effects from these vaccines. We are also doing an incentive program for the disclosure of your vaccination status. Please be aware of this upon applying for this position. Some of our positions require folks to be in close proximity to each other, and we are striving to keep our staff, and our greater communities, as safe as we can. 

Thank you for applying!