Current Opportunities

Development Manager

Location: WFH Flexible – Tucson/Phoenix, AZ

As 3rd Decade’s inaugural Development Manager, you will play a key role in securing funding and resources to support our mission. The position will develop and implement comprehensive fundraising strategies including managing and implementing a robust donor cultivation and stewardship process, overseeing  grant writing and reporting activities, and managing special events. You will work directly with our CEO and board of directors to nurture and steward a portfolio of individual donors at various levels while maintaining and growing relationships with local and national corporations and philanthropic organizations that will lead to funding or sponsorship opportunities.  This position will directly contribute to the sustainability and growth of our nonprofit, enabling us to make a positive impact in our community.


At 3rd Decade, we are a financial services non-profit, focused on providing free and comprehensive financial education along with one-on-one personal mentoring. We are committed to helping everyone become financially empowered.

3rd Decade staff members strive to be an active, diverse, and skilled group of professionals that share a strong commitment to excellence in the community. This excellence means carrying out activities that make a real, meaningful, and lasting contribution to the lives of those with whom we work. We recognize that our staff are one of our greatest assets and we aim to foster an environment that attracts, retains, and supports creative, dedicated, highly competent, and compassionate staff.

Our organization supports a work culture that seeks to achieve fairness, teamwork, and accountability while remaining open to innovation and new ways of thinking. It’s imperative that in our remote-work environment, you are skillful at managing your time and attention, and can work in an effective and organized manner on projects with multiple pieces & people. Our core values include a commitment to making a meaningful contribution to improving the quality of life for those that we serve; a desire to maximize effectiveness through creativity and high-quality work; and compassion, honesty, and respect toward one another.

Why work with 3rd Decade?
Our highly qualified staff enjoy the benefits of a rewarding and family-friendly work environment while providing support and services designed to promote financial literacy and empower young investors.
3rd Decade offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience, excellent benefits include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 403b
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible Schedule

Equal Opportunity Statement

3rd Decade embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply.

We believe that a critical aspect of doing the right thing requires building diverse, inclusive, and highly effective teams of individuals who are as unique as the participants we serve. We empower our team to contribute their distinct strengths to achieving 3rd Decade’s core purpose through our values.

3rd Decade is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws.

Diversity Policy

3rd Decade encourages and welcomes diversity, the value of different backgrounds and perspectives should not be overlooked. Having a diverse workforce assists us in looking at all situations from a variety of angles and encourages the development of innovative ideas and solutions. Embracing and understanding each employee’s background, perspective, and contributions gives us a competitive edge. Respecting each individual and recognizing the value that we each bring to the team is essential. By creating a supportive environment that allows everyone to perform their own potential, we achieve success.

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