Sr. Manager, Donor Communications and Stewardship - Oceana USA

Sr. Manager, Donor Communications and Stewardship

Do you want to make a difference protecting and restoring the abundance of the oceans? Oceana’s Institutional Giving Department is looking for a Senior Manager, Donor Communications and Stewardship. The Senior Manager will drive the overall strategy for communications, stewardship, storytelling, outreach for Oceana’s foundation,  institutional funding partners. This position will support prospecting and fundraising by the team.  Consistent, compelling and timely stewardship is vital to keeping funders engaged in high-level support.

Donor communication and stewardship includes but is not limited to creating donor communications strategies, storytelling, responding to high-level funder inquiries, planning, creating a strategy, carrying out funder education presentations, and engagement opportunities.  This person will succeed as an enthusiastic team player with strong communications skills, a sense of humor and the ability to work with cross-functional, virtual, and diverse teams to develop plans and drive results.

This position reports to the Director, Institutional Giving and is based in the Washington, DC office.

Come join a dedicated team of professionals who are working to protect marine wildlife while also enhancing the capacity of the oceans to feed a growing world population. Ocean conservation is not only critical to reducing the impacts of climate change but also to save the livelihoods of fishers, their families, and their communities.

Founded in 2001, Oceana is the world’s largest nonprofit organization focused solely on getting national policy to restore the resilience and abundance of the ocean. We achieve measurable change by conducting specific, science-based campaigns with fixed deadlines and articulated goals. Our campaigns focus on getting policy change in countries that govern nearly one-third of the world’s wild-caught fish, including Belize, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, the Philippines, the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and the 27 countries in the European Union.

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Oceana values a diverse workforce and welcomes people different from each other in many ways, including characteristics such as race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, and national origin. Oceana considers all qualified candidates and seeks to recruit from a diverse candidate pool.


Note: Oceana requires all those hired to provide proof of full vaccination against Covid. Accommodation for new hires who have disabilities that make the vaccine medically inadvisable or those who have a sincere religious belief that the vaccine is impermissible may contact Accommodation will be provided only as required by applicable law.