Associate Director of Development

UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden

Davis, California


The UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden seeks a full-time Associate Director of Development to lead major gifts fundraising. Be a part of a collaborative team dedicated to the purpose of “inspiring human potential to help people and environments thrive.” As a leader in climate-ready landscapes, student environmental leadership, and public engagement within a highly ranked public university, the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden offers a vibrant workplace and competitive benefits package.

Responsibilities include planning, scheduling and furthering donor activity on behalf of the Arboretum and Public Garden. This position is metric-driven and expected to raise gift dollar amounts as established by the annual business plan and aligned with the assigned portfolio. This is a fundraising position guided by a “donor centered” approach and focused on the discovery, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of existing and new donor relationships.

Salary Range: $95,900-$189,000 depending on experience. Open until filled.

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