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Job Postings - BrightSide Animal Center

Executive Director

With an annual budget of about $1.3 million and 32 part-time and full-time staff members, BrightSide is a community-supported, nonprofit animal welfare shelter that has provided services to Central Oregon for over 30 years. BrightSide is a high-save shelter dedicated to providing sheltering, placement, and prevention services to reduce animal homelessness and unnecessary euthanasia. As a Socially Conscious Shelter, BrightSide strives to ensure the best possible outcomes for every homeless animal in our care and community. We envision a better world for animals and the people who love them, and we’re dedicated to making that vision a reality. This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a dynamic leadership team who will usher in a new phase of growth and innovation at BrightSide. We are a passionate, high-performing team who believe that collaboration is key to our success. Requirements include a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years of experience in leadership or a senior management position in an animal welfare organization. If you have a passion for animals, collaboration, program-building, fundraising, and possess a proven track record of successful leadership, we invite you to apply for the role of Executive Director of BrightSide.

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Shelter Operations
Executive Director
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