Energy and Sustainability Policy
Program Office

Development Assistant, Institutional Giving (entry level)


Location:  San Francisco, CA or Remote ( is hiring a Development Assistant, Institutional Giving to complete our dynamic and successful foundation fundraising team. If you’re extremely detail-oriented; if comma splices, split infinitives, and other proofreading errors drive you crazy; if keeping things organized thrills you; if you delight in database management; and if you want to put your skills to use holding some of the world’s biggest polluters to account, this position might be the perfect role for you.

We are particularly interested in candidates who are looking for a long-term, 32 hour per week position, with the potential for growth and advancement.

The Position

Reporting to Stand’s Development Director, the Development Assistant, Institutional Giving is responsible for providing project management and administrative support to Stand’s institutional Giving program staff, including Stand’s Development Director and Associate Director of Institutional Giving. The Development Assistant, Institutional Giving is also responsible for submitting all proposals and grant reports, proofreading and formatting documents, preparing attachments, and ensuring compliance with funder requirements. The Development Assistant, Institutional Giving also writes cover letters and composes other types of correspondence to funders and manages foundation-related databases.

Stand’s large portfolio of foundation funders and dedicated program staff provide a rare opportunity for individuals who are interested in part-time work and who have an interest in frontline environmental campaigning with a global impact. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a dynamic, thriving, international fundraising team. This is a 32-hour non-exempt position with excellent benefits. The pro-rated annual salary range for this position is $28,000-$40,000 (or $16.75-$24 per hour) based on experience and location. Although the hub of development operations are located in Stands’ San Francisco office, remote applicants who work in the Pacific time zone are encouraged to apply.

We encourage applicants to apply by June 8, 2020. This position is open until filled, and the ideal candidate would be available to start work in early July.

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