Chapter Executive Director (Arizona)

Pet Partners continues to evolve and grow! We are excited to announce we will be adding staff at the community level by forming chapters that will offer additional support beyond the existing resources available from our International Headquarters (IHQ) in Bellevue, WA.

We are currently accepting applications from candidate in the Phoenix, Arizona market where one of our five chapters will be located.

Executive Director

The Executive Director will be responsible for all activity within their chapter’s local area, including but not limited to: fundraising, mission delivery, and marketing, PR and communications and will work closely with HQ staff to address accounting, internal control, gift management, and technology needs. The successful candidate will truly value volunteers and work closely with volunteer committees to grow the Therapy Animal Program, identify and support local needs, generate the resources to fund chapter activities, and support the nationwide development of new curriculum and initiatives.

The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent, plus a minimum of four years related experience as a staff member with fundraising responsibility in a non-profit organization; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pet Partners seeks candidates with extensive knowledge in the broad menu of fundraising strategies with an emphasis on special events and a track record of fundraising success, including the ability to launch successful new initiatives.

Review the full job description.

Pet Partners is on an aggressive timeline to fill these critical Executive Director positions. Prioritization for interviews will be given to candidates who meet the above requirements and who have a proven track record in the respective local market for developing successful internal and external relationships, developing strong and productive partnerships with staff and volunteers, and successfully managing financial responsibilities.

Executive Director positions are full-time; salary DOE with full benefits package. Pet Partners does not pay for relocation expenses.

To apply:
Submit your cover letter and resume via email to Note in the subject line which chapter location you are applying for (AZ). Resumes will be accepted through March 29, 2019.

Our process:
Receipt of your email application will be acknowledged, but only those individuals who are selected for a phone screening interview will be contacted. A background check will be conducted on selected applicant(s).

Pet Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer.