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Employment Opportunities

United Way of Santa Barbara County is making a difference in your local community, and so can you! United Way of Santa Barbara County focuses on improving education, financial stability, and health for Santa Barbara County children, families, and seniors. If you join us, you will develop your career with a team of dedicated professionals.

We are committed to a diverse working environment and are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Open positions are listed below. To apply for a posted position, send a current resume and cover letter to the email address listed in the job description.  Please reference the job title in the email subject line.


Current Openings:

Development Executive 

United Way of Santa Barbara County (UWSBC) seeks a Development Executive that will provide administrative support and relationship management. The Executive will provide leadership to a portfolio of 25+ accounts and partner in a number of general fundraising efforts. The Executive will also manage outgoing mailing projects, assist in planning and implementing special events for development and community impact as well as preparing and updating committee reports as directed. Candidates should be motivated to enhance UWSBC’s efforts to Build Better Futures through our collaborative programs in Education, Financial Stability, and Health. The ideal candidate will be a highly organized, self-driven, and critical thinking individual.  Candidates should have a BA and sales, project management, or fundraising experience. Excellent oral and written skills are required as well as intermediate skill w/ MS Office, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, knowledge of Adobe Suite is a plus. Experience with databases desired. Compensation package is competitive.

Email resume with cover letter to: Mr. Seth Vaughan, For a full job description, please CLICK HERE


UWSBC VITA Site Coordinator

During the tax season from February 1, 2019 to April 16, 2019 the VITA/United for Financial Empowerment Initiative provides free income tax preparation for low-to-moderate income working families.  The Site Coordinator directs the activities of IRS-certified volunteer tax preparer sites at the Carpinteria VITA tax site. The Site Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the daily procedures of their assigned VITA site including but not limited to quality review, volunteer outreach, scheduling, management and customer service. 

Please email cover letter abd resume to: Melinda Cabrera, mcabrera@unitedwaysb.  For full job description, please CLICK HERE