VICE PRESIDENT OF POLICY APPLY TODAY
Gen Justice seeks an experienced leader to spearhead the creation and development of Gen Justice research, reforms, and policies. Gen Justice has a proven track record of creating consensus legislation, with reforms impacting 480,000 abused and abandoned children in foster care.
The Vice President of Policy will be tasked with creating meaningful reforms and expanding our footprint to more states and into federal law as appropriate. Some work can be undertaken remotely, but preference will be given to candidates who are committed to leading in person at Gen Justice headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona.
The right candidate will be an accomplished reformer, with a proven history of creating innovative policy ideas and overseeing their enactment into law. Required skills include ability to craft new policy initiatives, think strategically and prepare multi-year legislative strategies, write clearly, persuasively, and quickly, and the ability to speak in a variety of settings from small meetings with elected officials to large, public forums. The Vice President of Policy works closely with the executive leadership team to execute the Gen Justice vision in public policy reform, including the CEO, the senior vice president and legal director and the executive director.
Gen Justice is an award-winning impact charity fighting to mend the child protection system. We work on a micro, macro, and super-macro level, providing a lifeline for children by serving pro bono in abuse and dependency proceedings, strengthening laws with support across political lines, and vindicating the constitutional interests of abandoned, abused, and trafficked children through public interest legal work.
VICE PRESIDENT, PHILANTHROPIC PARTNERS APPLY TODAY
Gen Justice, an award-winning advocacy organization for abandoned and abused children, is expanding and seeks a dynamic, proven vice president of philanthropic partners.
The vice president of philanthropic partners will lead, create, and execute a fundraising plan for Gen Justice that will increase annual revenue to $5 million by 2025. Gen Justice is a fast-paced, family-friendly, results-oriented charity that has helped transform Arizona’s child welfare landscape in four years. Our revenue must grow to keep pace with the need and demand for our services.
The right candidate will be a seasoned, creative fundraiser with a strong commitment and understanding of the organization’s mission and impact. The ideal candidate will have a history of asking for and closing 6- and 7-figure gifts. The officer will be responsible for increasing current and future revenue through a combination of traditional fundraising methods such as major gifts and corporate partnerships. Gen Justice intends to create a national footprint and the ideal candidate will generate fresh, powerful fundraising ideas to re-shape revenue building, as events like Fight Night have done, Tom’s shoes, charity concerts in Nashville, and more. The public-facing working title for this position is Chief Charitable Gift Adviser for Donors.
Create and execute a successful fundraising plan in collaboration with team members and reporting to the E.D.
Establish a flagship fundraiser, or fundraising campaign, for the organization.
Establish giving partnerships with the business community.
Identify and lead the creation of new revenue streams including generating and testing innovative and creative concepts.
Set and reach specific, measurable goals in major gifts, business partnerships, and other events and activities to be established.
A proven track record of leadership
A proven track record in major gift fundraising
A proven track record of creative, dynamic planning and execution
Powerful written and verbal communication skills
Ability to travel and work nights and weekends when necessary
Gen Justice offers flexible scheduling, remote work opportunities, and is foster and family friendly.