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Development Manager

Company: Casa Cornelia Law Center
Date Posted: September 6, 2017


Development Manager

 Casa Cornelia Law Center, located in San Diego, CA, is a non-profit law firm providing quality pro bono legal services to victims of human and civil rights violations. The Center has a primary commitment to the indigent within the immigrant community in Southern California. Casa Cornelia strives to educate others regarding the impact of immigration law and policy on society and the public good.


Casa Cornelia is seeking a talented Development Manager to join its development/fundraising team and who has fundraising experience, including special events, sponsorship solicitation and the ability to develop and nurture relationships with key volunteers, donors, and corporate sponsors.

Responsibilities include: oversee annual giving appeals, special events, marketing efforts, and other fundraising activities necessary for garnering philanthropic support for Casa Cornelia, through a full range of development and related programs.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years of successful fundraising and relevant non-profit experience, a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, proficiency in Microsoft Office and donor software and have a valid driver's license or reliable transportation.

The position requires commitment to Casa Cornelia’s mission, a ‘self-starter’ attitude, excellent writing ability, strong organizational and networking skills; the ability work on various events simultaneously and a strong eye for detail. Candidates will be able to help develop and manage budgets while growing revenues and managing expenses. Candidates will also have experience in supervising, team building and campaign management with leadership, volunteers and staff.

This is a unique opportunity to direct your energy and talents towards achieving a “life enhancing” human rights mission, while benefitting from the resources and support of a well-regarded non-profit organization.

Casa Cornelia offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Interested candidates should submit a (1) Cover Letter of Interest, (2) Resume and (3) References to:    

APPLICATION DEADLINE:   Applications will be accepted until position is filled.                   

START DATE:  Immediately

Please see our website located at to learn more about Casa Cornelia's work.

Casa Cornelia Law Center provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, age, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, caregiver status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.