Career Opportunities

Applications must include cover letter describing interest in position, resume, and salary requirements. Incomplete applications may not be considered. Please e-mail applications to with job title in subject line. No phone calls will be accepted regarding these positions.

Development Director (New York)

The Development Director will spearhead development efforts as Zakat Foundation of America (ZF) continues to grow. A new positon in the New York/East Coast area, the Director will have the opportunity to build the development function. He/She will oversee all ZF New York/East Coast fundraising, including major individual donors, corporate, foundations, UN agencies, diplomats and special events.

This will involve designing and building processes and systems as well as managing them and delivering increased revenue and partnerships for ZF. This will include but not limited to pursuing event-sponsorship opportunities, organizing fundraising events and activities, building institutional relationships and
developing and expanding donor and volunteer databases. The position is based in our New York Office and will report directly to the Executive Director.

To learn more, please download the attached PDF: Job Description for Development Director (New York)

Regional Program Coordinator for Middle East /U.S

The Regional Programs Coordinator will be accountable to the Director of Programs; and oversees programs within his/her region (s) of focus to ensure program and financial transparency and stewardship of donor funds.

The coordinator will regularly communicate with Zakat Foundation of America offices, maintain relationships with partner organizations, follows up the logistics and budgets of ongoing and new programs, collects reports and data from the field, and provide regular updates for the program department, and other stakeholders.

To learn more, please download the attached PDF: Job Description for Regional Program Coordinator–Middle-East/U.S Programs