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Director of Development & Partnership – NOW HIRING

Position: Director of Development and Partnership

Location: Snohomish County

Full time; Flexible Scheduling

Annual Salary Hiring Range: $65,166 - $70,054* DOE


Position Summary

Sherwood’s Development and Partnership Department is the public facing department including Development/Fundraising, Marketing and Community Education components. The Director will work with CEO and will serve as a spokesperson and ambassador for Sherwood. This highly visible position puts you face to face with a variety of businesses, community leaders, supporters and volunteers who are current or prospective partners. The Director will lead a small, dynamic team of committed staff to meet the goals of the department including planning successful events. This position will also work with other agency directors to accomplish agency goals and plan for the future.



We are seeking a dynamic individual who is a visionary and strategic thinker. This position requires strong project management, writing, organizational and relationship building skills. Innovative and collaborative qualities will be necessary for success and attention to detail is a must. We are looking for a person with solid leadership skills and an ability to motivate and effectively lead and support a small committed team. Previous fundraising experience including grant writing is a plus and we will provide all necessary training and support on our model. Must have strong computer skills including MS Suite and database management.


We encourage exceptional candidates from a broad variety of diverse backgrounds to apply. We seek those with a passion to ensure every individual has the opportunity to participate fully in their communities and who honor diversity and equity. All candidates must have reliable transportation and an ability to pass a DSHS Background check.


About Our Organization

Sherwood is a growing independent, non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality services to meet the needs of people with disabilities throughout Snohomish, Skagit and Island Counties. We believe in the abilities of all people and our mission is to provide innovative, inclusive services for children and adults with disabilities in their communities. These services include early intervention for infants and toddlers, assistive technology for people of all ages, and employment supports for adults.

Sherwood has over 60 years of experience providing quality services to over 20,000 children and adults with disabilities and continually work to meet the needs of those we serve. We address challenges such as loneliness, isolation, and low expectations that society has for people with disabilities. Our committed team goes the extra mile to ensure people have opportunities to be as independent and self-sufficient as possible. We truly believe our employees are Sherwood’s greatest asset, we take pride in ensuring a positive, flexible and responsive work environment. We hire the best and brightest talent to continue to provide quality services that people can count on. We are financially stable and are expanding our programs to serve more people. We have ambitious goals that we are actively working towards achieving in order to significantly improve the lives of people with disabilities throughout Snohomish, Island and Skagit Counties.

To learn more visit us at

If you are an enthusiastic team member ready to join our team email your resume and cover letter to:


We Offer:

  • Competitive wages

  • Mileage Reimbursement

  • Health Insurance

  • Paid Vacation and Paid Sick Leave

  • Flexible Schedules

  • Simple IRA Retirement Plan

        Eligibility for benefits dependent on number of hours worked and agency policy.


Equal Opportunity Employer

 *Actual salary range for this position is broader than hiring range

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