Business Development Manager (Oakland)

Position Summary

Global Footprint Network is a growing, international non-profit that promotes a sustainable economy by advancing the Ecological Footprint, a tool that makes sustainability measurable. The Ecological Footprint has become one of the most widely used sustainability metrics in the world, the only tool that comprehensively measures human demand on the planet against what the planet can supply.  It is increasingly used by governments and investors to guide decision making in a resource constrained world. 

Global Footprint Network recently identified unprecedented opportunities for growth in earned income and is seeking a Business Development (BD) Manager to take our efforts to a new level.  Earned income typically comes from projects, licensing, fees for service, and online products. The BD Manager will specifically focus on income from the finance industry and national governments. This position reports to the VP of External Affairs.

Performance Profile


Salary And Benefits

Global Footprint Network offers a competitive salary range.  A benefits package is provided, including Health insurance, Dental, 403(b), and other benefits. This is a full-time position located at Global Footprint Network’s offices in Oakland, CA.  Our collegial, open-plan office is located in a neighborhood with good transit access. Our communal lunches are light-hearted and often delicious.


To apply send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to; subject line MUST include the term “Business Development Manager.” Global Footprint Network is committed to diversity in the workplace. For more information about Global Footprint Network and the Ecological Footprint visit:

Global Footprint Network is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Due to the volume of employment applications and queries received, we are unable to respond to each application individually. Applicants will be contacted directly if selected as a candidate.

Global Footprint Network is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.