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Have you ever wanted to work at a place that does amazing things for animals? Do you love people and creative problem-solving? We may have an opening for you! Already got your dream job? Please share these postings with someone you think would be awesome.  Please double check the requirements of the position that you are interested in to ensure that you are qualified before you apply.  Please note that due to the volume of applications, we will only be contacting applicants if they are selected for further consideration. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Now Hiring: Director of Development & Marketing

Director of Development & Marketing: Provides intellectual, managerial, and entrepreneurial leadership to obtain the financial resources necessary to support the organization’s mission which is to deliver effective, innovative services that improve the lives of animals in need and the people who care about them. Responsible for developing a culture of philanthropy with the governing board, staff, volunteers, and donors as well as for expanding public awareness of Dakin HS within the community. Please see attachment below for full job description as well as instructions for applying.

Now Hiring: Director of Finance and Administration

Are you a number crunching people person? Have a passion for animals? Want a flexible work schedule?  Then this may be the job for you!

Dakin Humane Society, the premier animal welfare organization in Western Massachusetts, is seeking a Director of Finance and Administration. The successful candidate will be a strategic thought-partner and play a critical role in ensuring organizational effectiveness and financial success. 

As a member of the senior leadership team, the successful candidate will lead the organization’s finance, budgeting, business planning, human resources, and information technology functional areas. The successful candidate will also enhance employee relations through recruitment, benefits administration and employee relations with the opportunity to develop programs and benefits to strengthen the internal capacity of the organization.

The position is full-time with benefits including paid time off, health insurance and other optional insurance with employee contribution AND a flexible work schedule. Salary is commensurate with experience.

If you think this job is the right fit for you, check out the job description below, and then use the form on the bottom of this page to apply.

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Director of Finance and Administration Job Description

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