Current Opportunities

Recruiting Top Leaders for Industry Influencers

Sandler Search takes a collaborative approach to helping our social sector clients recruit outstanding executive-level leaders. As a retained executive search firm, we work with nonprofits, academic institutions and philanthropies to identify and recruit the right people for senior positions.

Contact us to learn more about current openings.

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  • American Friends of Tel Aviv University


    Senior Development Director – Midwest

    AFTAU seeks a dynamic, results-oriented fundraiser to be its Senior Development Director – Midwest (“Senior Director”). The Senior Director will identify, research, manage, and implement cultivation and solicitation plans for a portfolio of individual, corporate, and foundation prospects.

    Location: Chicago, IL

  • American Friends of Tel Aviv University

    Chief Executive Officer

    The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will be an exceptional, inspirational and innovative leader and fundraiser.

    Location: New York, New York

  • Child Center of NY

    SVP, Donor Engagement

    The SVP, Donor Engagement will be charged with the strategic direction, growth, and overall management of a fundraising and revenue portfolio for The Child Center.

    Location: Forest Hills, NY

  • Masa Israel Journey

    Managing Director – North America

    The Managing Director will be the strategic leader and key architect of Masa Journey Israel in North America, developing and driving an entrepreneurial vision that will position Masa Israel as the premier engagement experience for North American Jewish young adults.

    Location: New York, NY

  • New York City Police Foundation


    Director of Development & Events

    The Director of Development and Events supports the President & CEO to implement and drive all the Police Foundation’s annual fundraising and event activities. The key priority of this role is to oversee the Annual Gala, which raised $5.5 million in 2019.

    Location: New York, NY

  • Peter G. Peterson Foundation

    Manager, Communications and Public Affairs

    The Manager, Communications and Public Affairs will play a central role in advancing the organization’s strategic communications objectives and plans, reporting to the Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs. The successful candidate will be responsible for helping to develop, implement and measure the overall communications plans for a range of issues and initiatives.

    Location: New York, New York

  • United Nations Watch - USA

    National Campaign Director

    The National Campaign Director (Director), serving as the chief fundraising officer and lead professional in the U.S., will conceive and drive fundraising, programming, and advocacy strategies and activities for UN Watch USA in the U.S. and Canada.

    Location: New York, NY