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    The Humane Society of Sonoma County, with a longstanding tradition of giving hope to homeless animals, seeks to hire an Adoptions Program Manager at our Santa Rosa campus. Note: We will not start reviewing applications until mid-October.

    Come and join our team! We are passionate and dedicated to bringing people and companion animals together for a lifetime of love. Serving our community since 1931, the Humane Society of Sonoma County is a donor supported safe haven for animals. If you love animals and people…you will feel right at home in our pack!

    The Adoptions Manager manages a staff of 6-8 Adoptions Counselors and oversees adoptions of dogs, cats, and small companion animals. S/he will work five days/week (including Saturdays and Sundays) onsite at our Highway 12 shelter and at occasional off-site adoption events. This position has responsibility for ensuring optimal customer service for both internal customers and the public. Areas of responsibility include supervising, training and scheduling of adoption staff and volunteers; maintenance of current policies, handouts, and website content; managing Adoption Program budget; maintaining relationships with program sponsors and vendors; and implementing efficiencies that enhance front desk operations. Interdepartmental cooperation and collaboration is key to success in this role. The Adoptions Program Manager is charged with the creative role of developing new strategies to reduce animal length of stay at our shelter.

    Partial List of QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Animal Science or commensurate coursework or experience in animal welfare, management, retail and customer service.
    • Two years’ work experience in a supervisory or management position.

    Click here for a complete job description.

    Please submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements to We are sorry, we are unable to take phone calls or inquiries in person. All applications should be submitted to the “jobs” email link next to Current Openings on our website.

    The Humane Society of Sonoma County is a 501c3 nonprofit organization with a mission to ensure every animal receives protection, compassion, love and care. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and offer a benefits package to employees working 20 or more hours a week which includes health, dental, and vision insurance and a 403b retirement plan, along with staff discounts on our services.

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