World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Director, Government Donor Relations at our Washington, DC office. Oversees. plans, and manages cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of U.S. government donors and manages WWF technical compliance with USAID and other Government-funded agreements for a portfolio in excess of $30 million annually. Provides thought leadership and guidance to program staff to develop partnerships with USAID and other government agencies, designed to secure funding for WWF initiatives and to ensure adherence with USAID and other government donor requirements.
Education/Experience: Requires advanced degree or equivalent experience in natural resource management or equivalent experience. 10 years of experience in working with government grants. Must demonstrate a successful record of fundraising accomplishments and ability to manage multiple tasks, set priorities and meet deadlines. USAID background and proposal development experience required.
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As an EOE/AA employer, WWF will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, or protected Veteran status.