San Diego Executive Search Firm

San Diego Nonprofit Executive Search Firm

Scion Executive Search provides executive search services for nonprofit organizations located in San Diego and throughout Southern California.

We are an award-winning executive search firm that specializes in recruiting and placing top executive talent in the nonprofit sector in San Diego and the Southern California region. Our team of experienced recruiters has a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities faced by nonprofit organizations, and we work closely with our clients to find exceptional leaders who can drive growth and success. Our recruiters are skilled at finding and recruiting candidates who possess the experience, skills, and passion necessary to succeed in leadership roles within nonprofit organizations. We are proud to be a top San Diego nonprofit executive search firm.

A Track Record of Success

Our team has a proven track record of success in recruiting top executives for nonprofit organizations of all sizes and missions. We have placed leaders in roles ranging from executive director to CEO, chief development officer, chief financial officer, and beyond. Our recruiters take a personal approach to each search, working closely with clients to understand their unique needs and develop customized recruiting strategies to attract the best candidates.

At Scion Nonprofit Executive Search’s San Diego branch, we have a deep knowledge of the local job market and a broad network of contacts in the region. We work with top nonprofits in San Diego and Southern California to fill executive leadership positions across a wide range of missions, including social services, education, healthcare, environmental conservation, and more. Our recruiters take a comprehensive approach to each search, ensuring that we identify and attract candidates who share our clients’ values and missions.

Executive Search Services for San Diego, CA

Scion Nonprofit Executive Search is committed to finding and placing candidates from all backgrounds and cultures to ensure that our clients have access to the widest possible pool of talent. Our recruiters go above and beyond to ensure that each candidate we present is a good fit for both the job requirements and the organization’s culture, resulting in better long-term retention and employee satisfaction.

When you work with Scion Nonprofit Executive Search’s San Diego branch, you can expect exceptional service from start to finish. We pride ourselves on our timely communication, attention to detail, and dedication to finding the best candidates for your organization. Whether you are looking for a CEO, chief development officer, or another executive leadership position, our team of experienced recruiters is here to help you every step of the way.

If you are looking for a premier executive search firm for nonprofit organizations in San Diego and Southern California, Scion Nonprofit Executive Search’s San Diego branch is here to help. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help your organization achieve its leadership goals.

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1420 Kettner Blvd Suites 100, 200 & 300

San Diego, CA 92101

Voice: (619) 832-0587

Nationally Recognized and Award-Winning Executive Search

Scion’s San Diego nonprofit executive search firm has been recognized as a top executive search firm in the Business Times Book of Lists, Forbes list of Leading Executive Recruiting Firms in the US and World, as well as Inc. 5000 Top Fastest-Growing Companies in America as well as awarded by ClearlyRated, The Best of Staffing four years running. Should you need board members, senior leaders, or executive level personnel, our team of search experts connect you to the nonprofit leadership talent to make organizational impact.

Our experienced team leads executive searches for the following roles and focus areas:

Nonprofit Leadership Roles We Recruit For:

Executive Director

Chief Development Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Operations Officer

Chief Executive Officer

VP Positions

Chief Diversity Officer

Controllers & Finance Executives

And More!

Mission Areas We Recruit For:

Community Organizations

Children & Family Services


Human Rights

Social Justice


And More!

Other Management Roles We Recruit For:

HR Management & Administration

Department Managers

Marketing Managers

Communication Managers

IT & Systems Management

Program Leadership


Educational Institutions

Healthcare Organizations

And More!