We’re hiring!

Family Forward is hiring for two positions: Organizing Director and Development Director!

Title: Organizing Director

Reports to: Executive Director
Direct Reports: 3
Location: Portland, OR
Salary: $65,000-$72,000
Type: Full-time/exempt

Position Summary: We are seeking an Organizing Director, who will be responsible for overseeing our statewide organizing program and ensuring that it meets organizational goals. We are building a new organizing program, one that will combine elements of transformational and power-based organizing, and that will involve more mothers and other caregivers in grassroots systems change and political work.  The Organizing Director will hold the vision, set direction, supervise a team of regional organizers, and build a leadership program.

Read more about the position here.


Title: Development Director

Reports to: Executive Director
Direct Reports: 0 (DD will have 0.25FTE administrative support)
Location: Portland, OR
Salary: $
Type: Full-time/exempt (though we will consider candidates seeking 30-40 hours per week, at a pro-rated salary)

Position Summary: This newly created leadership position gives our first Development Director the opportunity to create a multifaceted development program to fund Family Forward’s mission and goals. With staff support, the Executive Director raises $600K-$800K annually through relationships with institutional funders. The Development Director will manage and grow these relationships, establish a major donor program, oversee grassroots fundraising, and manage any other fundraising revenue streams. The Development Director will coach, support, collaborate with, and engage Board Members, staff, and high-level volunteers to achieve revenue goals, championing fundraising participation throughout the organization. A key participant on the communications team, the Development Director will convey the vision, values and impact of the organization’s work to current and prospective funders and donors while creating a culture of gratitude and stewardship. We have recently adopted Salsa CRM software and are dedicated to providing the tools and support necessary for fundraising success.

Read more about the position here.

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