BikeHouston is the non-profit bicycle advocacy group dedicated to creating streets that are safe and accessible for bicyclists to increase the quality of life of all Houstonians. BikeHouston works to accomplish its mission through advocacy and community education. We are growing rapidly. In 2014 we transitioned from all volunteer staff to 3 professional staff members. BikeHouston membership and budget continue to grow through events, grants, and creation of corporate sponsorship program. There has never been a more exciting time to be a part of BikeHouston.
To build the momentum BikeHouston is hiring its first Development employee. This person will lead the development effort and build a multi-faceted approach to raising income to support our programs and advocacy work. They will have an entrepreneurial style and build a dynamic development program to diversify and expand BikeHouston’s revenue. They will have experience working in the Houston community.
The primary responsibilities will be to secure new foundation grants and corporate sponsorship, and increase the number of individual donors and members. Additional responsibilities will include growing our membership as well as convert members into donors. The new staffer will bring structure, systems, creativity, positive energy and a track record of fundraising to the job.
For a full job description and to apply please go to our website, http://www.bikehouston.org/jobs/ The job will remain open until the right candidate is found.