The Head of Development is the UN Foundation’s lead development executive and is responsible for retaining and increasing support from foundations, government/bilateral funders, the private sector, and individual donors. S/he will provide vision and leadership to the UN Foundation’s resource development strategy and activities, and will work in close collaboration with UN Foundation leadership to facilitate relationships that bring together partners and donors in support of the Foundation’s priority issues.
The Head of Development reports to the UN Foundation’s Chief Strategy Officer, and will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, and other UN Foundation executive leadership on a regular basis.
S/he will support the achievement of the Foundation’s general operating and initiative-specific fundraising goals 1) with the support of a team of centrally-managed development professionals and 2) in partnership with a network of colleagues within the UN Foundation responsible for initiative-specific resource mobilization.
Strategy and Planning
Execution and Stewardship
For full-time, benefit eligible employees, UNF offers an excellent range of benefits, including:
Additionally, all benefit eligible employees have 12 paid holidays, 20 vacation days, 10 sick days, 3 personal days, and 8 weeks of parental leave.