Director of Events
Remote in the United States
As director of events, you will advance the revenue and work of Mercy For Animals by providing strategic leadership and oversight of the events program and direct all aspects of events hosted or sponsored by Mercy For Animals, including the annual gala in Los Angeles and smaller fundraising events in other key supporter cities.
You will spearhead a mission to plan, design, manage, and oversee Mercy For Animals’ event program and ensure the program supports the Development Department and organizational strategies, goals, and objectives by partnering with the major gifts team.
You will do invaluable work:
Your qualifications will take our event program to the next level:
Is this the right fit? Absolutely, if this sounds like you:
I am highly organized and self-motivated, with a knack for devising out-of-the-box solutions to complex issues. I am globally minded and adept at culturally competent communications. I am vegan and passionate about the mission, vision, and values of Mercy For Animals.
Compensation and Benefits
Earn an annual salary of $60,000–$70,000, depending on qualifications, and enjoy a commute-free life as an at-home worker. Our paid-time-off policy, including 20 vacation days a year, staff-appreciation days, holidays, and sick leave is as generous as our no- or low-cost health insurance. We also offer a 401(k) plan, not to mention a collaborative and innovative work environment.
We consider traditional and nontraditional qualifications, so be sure to clearly convey in your cover letter your general fit for the role. A few things we would love to learn about are professional experience, internships, volunteer work, and side projects, as well as your overall alignment with our organizational vision, mission, and values.
As part of an international team of innovators changing the world, you will do the most meaningful work of your life at MFA.
We’ve obtained unprecedented convictions of factory farms, pressured major companies to change how they treat animals, inspired millions to pledge to go vegetarian, and won major legislative victories.