The Center for Open Science (COS) is dedicated to improving research practices to accelerate discovery. COS is a nonprofit technology and advocacy organization whose mission is to increase openness, integrity, and reproducibility of research. When the products of the research process become public goods -- analysis plans, data, methods, code, and results -- we can accelerate knowledge, solutions, and cures.
COS is seeking a Director of Development (DOD) to join its leadership team. Reporting to the Executive Director, the DOD plays an essential role in developing and executive an effective fundraising strategy that supports the long-range goals of the organization.
The Director of Development is responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding philanthropic contributions in support of the mission and activities of the Center for Open Science. S/he also manages COS’s expanding government funding efforts.
COS raises $5-$7 million annually from foundations, individuals, and government agencies. This role works closely with the Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer, and Directors of Policy, Product, and Research. This role also directly supervises a full time Development Manager.