San Francisco Nonprofit Executive Search Firm

San Francisco Nonprofit Executive Search Firm

Scion Executive is provide executive search services for nonprofit organizations located in San Francisco and the surrounding Bay Area. Our team is a modern, full-service Executive Search recruitment agency located in San Francisco, CA.

San Francisco Nonprofit Executive Search Firm and Retained Search Experts

Scion Executive Search San Francisco serves the entire Bay Area and has provided extensive executive searches for nonprofit organizations, foundations, and institutions for nearly two decades. San Francisco is one of the country’s most influential cities in terms of culture and business, located near the coast in Northern California. San Francisco has long had an influence on nonprofit movements and missions, which is why Scion Executive Search is happy to call this amazing city and region home. Based on Cause IQ, there are over 29,000 organizations in the greater San Francisco metro area. Combined, these San Francisco metro nonprofits employ over 765,000 people, earn more than $202 billion in revenue each year, and have assets of $337 billion. Scion Executive Search has a detailed and thorough  search process that has resulted in countless successful nonprofit executive searches in and around the San Francisco area. Our refined and proven process helps us ensure the best results for you and allows you to meet the goals and needs for your organization, foundation, or institution. Scion Executive Search is an award-winning San Francisco nonprofit executive search firm that is here to help you find your next nonprofit leader!

Executive Search Services We Offer in San Francisco

Our team is comprised of tenured search principals and executive recruiters that specialize in matching our client organizations with qualified, mission-driven candidates that fit their organizational needs and structure. As a socially conscious executive search firm, we care about the community in the Bay Area that we serve and we hold ourselves and the work we do to a high standard. This work ethic and dedication to our clients and candidates has resulted not only in many successful searches for a variety of organizations, but has earned Scion national recognition as one of the top nonprofit executive search firms in the nation.

Our proven nonprofit executive search process is what makes us a leader in Nonprofit Executive Search Services. Our experienced executive search teams will perform a detailed analysis of your organization and the position you’re looking to hire for to evaluate your needs. We gather as much key information as possible so we can find a candidate in our nationwide network of contacts that meets those requirements. With a vast pool of qualified executive-level candidates that have experience in a wide variety of fields in the nonprofit sector, the Scion recruitment team will utilize every resource and tool at their disposal to make sure you land the best qualified candidate for your organization. This level of dedication and successful track record is what separates Scion Executive Search from other nonprofit executive search and recruiting firms.

Additionally, we are dedicated to diversity recruitment practices and we operate our searches from this premise, as well as our own internal staffing and leadership positions. Commitment to diversity is a main core values at Scion Executive Search; a foundational value we practice every day. We are dedicated to bringing only the best service to our clients and the incredible nonprofit talent we work with across a broad range of industries!

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San Francisco Nonprofit Executive Search Firm

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95 Third Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, California 94103

Voice: (415) 392-7500

Nationally Recognized and Award-Winning Executive Search

Scion’s San Francisco 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 and awarded by ClearlyRated, The Best of Staffing. Whether you need management staff, board members, senior leaders, or executive level personnel, we are ready to connect you to the nonprofit leader talent you’re searching for.

Our experienced team can lead 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!