Fundraising 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 is seeking an experienced Fundraising Manager to join our exciting team and to be responsible for maintaining and growing our fundraising programs.  The Fundraising Manager ensures that the day-to-day needs of the External Affairs Department are met and running smoothly. Reporting to the Vice President of External Affairs, the Fundraising Manager will also advise on new funding opportunities, revenue growth potential, and new products and services.

Performance Profile

Personal Attributes

The following personal attributes are desired in all Global Footprint Network employees:


The successful candidate will have the following minimum qualifications:

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.


Please send a cover letter, resume and salary history/ requirements to; subject line MUST include the term “Fundraising Manager.” 

Global Footprint Network is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to diversity in the workplace. For more information about Global Footprint Network and the Ecological Footprint visit:

Due to the volume of employment applications and queries received, we are unable to respond to each application individually.