DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST - INDIVIDUAL AND PLANNED GIFTS

JAMBO!

It all began with a ROAR over 100 years ago!

San Diego Zoo Global is a conservation organization dedicated to the science of saving endangered species worldwide. San Diego Zoo Global operates three world-class facilities: the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research. Our organization's vision - we will lead the fight against extinction.

Help us to make a difference for wildlife and begin your adventure with a career at the San Diego Zoo Join the dedicated crew who are passionate about what they do and strive to create unforgettable experiences for our guests. Share your knowledge, skills and commitment to provide GRRREAT Customer Service and be a part of the ROAR with San Diego Zoo Global!

Are you ready to start your adventure and put your Passion for Wildlife to Work?

TRAVEL ITINERARY:

Destination - Development

Duration of your adventure - Year round

Seats (positions) available - 1

Attire while on adventure- The Society has a very conservative grooming policy. Tattoos may not be visible or must be appropriately covered while on duty. Jewelry may be worn if it does not detract from a well-groomed look or create a safety hazard. No facial or tongue piercing.

Amenities - Located at the San Diego Zoo in Balboa park, this adventure offers ZOO Perks which include discounts on food/premium products, free and discounted admission to local attractions, and accrual of vacation and sick time (exception for some grants and Summer Fellowships).

(non-union position) Salary is commensurate with experience

Requirements for this adventure include:


The Development Specialist - Individual and Planned Gifts is responsible for building and fostering the organization's relationship with its President's Club members. A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, related field or equivalent specialized training or experience is essential. Applicants must have experience in fund raising and experience in the development field with knowledge of solicitation strategies. Moves Management process experience is highly desirable. Excellent verbal/written communication skills are necessary. Good knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets and/or databases is needed. Selected candidate must be able to work evenings and/or weekends. A good driving record and a valid driver license is required. (Posted 8/7/17)

One of the essential functions of this position is the ability to drive a SDZ Global vehicle. If you are offered employment in this position, you will be asked to authorize SDZ Global to access your current driving report through the DMV's Employer Pull Notice Program. Your hiring for this position will be contingent on SDZ Global receiving an acceptable driving report from you. In addition, your continued employment in the position will depend on you maintaining an acceptable driving record. You may obtain a list of conditions that disqualify a person from driving an SDZ Global vehicle from a Human Resources Representative.


Meet Some of San Diego Zoo Global's Employees

Robin K.

Vision, Innovation & Strategy

Robin makes sure everyone—from animal trainers to sales managers—has what they need to achieve San Diego Zoo Global’s audacious mission of leading the fight to end extinction.

Jerome A.

Sales Manager

Jerome helps people understand everything San Diego Zoo Global has to offer as a vacation destination by managing ticket sales and connecting with multiple corporate and military ticket resale partners.


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