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Senior Director - Development

Company: Sycamores
Location: Pasadena
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY: Sycamores provides a spectrum of equitable mental health services through various programs to multicultural populations of all acuities. Although it serves a variety of consumers, the agency focuses primarily on providing care to low-income, high at- risk youth. The Senior Director, Development works directly with the Chief Advancement Officer to design and implement the overall strategic fundraising goals and programs at Sycamores. Focusing primarily on both individual and corporate giving, but also spearheading new Foundation relationships, the Senior Director takes the Department's primary responsibility for the identification, cultivation, stewardship, and solicitation of philanthropic support. Activities include such components as major gifts, annual giving campaign/individual gifts, grant and corporate solicitations, planned giving, special events and in-kind resources. JOB QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's degree required; Masters preferred At least 6-8 years of relevant experience preferred Technical proficiency in fundraising software (Raiser's Edge) In exchange for your skill and experience, Sycamores offers an excellent benefits package, which includes: - Competitive salary - Supportive work environment - Medical insurance - Dental insurance 100% employer paid for HMO employee only coverage plan - Life and AD&D insurance 100% employer paid up to two times the annual salary - Long-term disability 100% employer paid - Flexible Spending Account - 10 paid holidays per year - Generous time off policy - Life Assistance Program All candidates who are presented with a conditional offer of employment must satisfy a pre-employment background check, drug and health screen. Sycamores is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Further, Sycamores is a Fair Chance employer and complies with California Government Code Section 12952, Employment Discrimination: Conviction History. Due to the direct contact, we have with vulnerable populations, services we perform in the community, relevant CDPH orders, and CDC guidance, Sycamores mandates COVID-19 vaccinations. Accordingly, employees are required to (i) have a COVID- 19 vaccine and their booster shot if booster eligible which is authorized for emergency use by the US Food and Drug Administration or the World Health Organization by the first day of work OR (ii) obtain a reasonable accommodation due to a disability or sincerely held religious belief. To request an accommodation, please notify Deon Johnson at All offers of employment are conditioned on satisfying one of above. No inquiries of vaccination status will be made until after a conditional offer of employment has been extended. Sycamores prohibits discrimination on the basis of a protected characteristic, including disability, perceived disability, or religion. Sycamores will not retaliate against any employee or candidate for requesting a reasonable accommodation pursuant to this policy. Position based out the Pasadena, CA office. Job Requirements:

  • Satisfy application development roadmap initiatives
  • Providing technical leadership to application development teams
  • Oversee all technology application and tool development
  • Overseeing all application design and development activities (application framework and business services)
  • Provide management and technical leadership for software application development team
  • Establish software technology strategy and application roadmaps
  • Develop best practices across an application development team
  • Provide guidance on new application software technologies
  • Manage development team members to provide high quality application solutions
  • Provide the excellent application support
  • Manage the application security budget
  • Develop and sell new application development opportunities
  • Provide unimpeachable application development life cycle process integrity to software development activities
  • Manage the application roadmap planning
  • Provide direction for the application development team in support of business operations
  • Oversee complex IT application development and business software implementation projects
  • Oversee development of enterprise applications standards, technology architecture and technology evaluation
  • Develop global standards for applications development
  • Directing the development, implementation and maintenance of all application systems initiatives
  • Manage day-to-day development activities including within the company's application software development function

Keywords: Sycamores, Pasadena , Senior Director - Development, Executive , Pasadena, California

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