Nonprofit Staffing For Organizations, Foundations, and Schools

Award-winning staffing and executive search services for the San Francisco Bay Area and nationally.

Scion 2006, Scion Nonprofit Staffing has been a local leader in nonprofit executive search services, contingent recruiting, and temporary staffing.  We provide exceptional and experienced mission-driven professionals for a variety of roles and specializations.

As a trusted name in nonprofit search and staffing we connect leading organizations to the best possible nonprofit candidates on the market. We service San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, North Bay, the Peninsula as well as statewide and national searches across the United States.

Founded by nonprofit recruiting experts and HR professionals Scion recruiters are trained to understand how to effectively recruit for local and national nonprofits. We are practiced in the art of search and placement. Our firm prides itself in our extensive candidate networks, both on local and national levels. We provide our nonprofit clients access to over 14,000,000 candidates options within our networks and bring over 300,000 professionals active with Scion. Our substantial experience means that we have conducted a wide variety of searches and have incredible candidates who are just a phone call away.

We are honored the San Francisco Business Times has awarded Scion Staffing as a leading firm in Temporary, Contingent, and Retained for the past fourteen years running, and for our past recognition in Forbes.  No matter if you need to hire a new Executive Director, or reliable department professional we can immediately help your organization find talent that is a true fit for your organization. From interim staffing, temp-to-hire, direct hire recruiting, to executive search we have you covered.


  • Interim Staffing
  • Temporary Staffing
  • Temp-To-Hire Staffing
  • Permanent / Direct Hire Recruiting
  • Nonprofit Executive Search


  • Nonprofit Executive Leadership (CEO, Executive Director)
  • Department Leadership (VP, COO, CFO, CDO, CHRO, CTO)
  • Development / Philanthropy (CDO, VP, Director, Manager, Support)
  • Administrative and Executive Support (EA to CEO/ED, EA, AA, Reception)
  • Nonprofit Finance & Accounting (CFO, Director, Controller, Manager, Accounting, Support)
  • Marketing, PR & Communications (VP, Director, Manager, Support)
  • Technical, IT, Database & Creative (CTO, Director, Manager, Database Administrator, Helpdesk, Support)
  • Human Resources (CHRO, VP, Director, Manager, Talent Acquisition, Recruiter, Support)
  • Programs (CDO, VP, Director, Manager, Support)


Other Recruiting Specialties

  • Grantmaking
  • Grant writing
  • Impact & Evaluation
  • Volunteer Management
  • Event Planning
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Legal
  • Membership
  • Healthcare
  • Medical
  • Research
  • Union Specialties / Organizing
  • Policy
  • Advocacy


  • Interim Leadership (For All Nonprofit Departments & Organizational Leadership)
  • Development & Philanthropy (Development Associate to Director)
  • Administration and Support (EA, AA, Reception, Office Manager, Support)
  • Finance (Finance Assistant to Director)
  • Operations (Assistant to Director)
  • Programs (Program Assistant to Program Director)
  • Research (Assistant to Director)
  • Facilities (Operations Assistants to Directors)
  • Education (Programs, Teachers, Faculty, Administration)
  • Healthcare (Programs, Assistant to Director)
  • Medical (Clinicians, Physicians, Support, Leadership)
  • Human Resources (All roles from Assistant to Director)
  • Technical, IT & Database (Management, Engineering, Salesforce & Raiser’s Edge)
  • Marketing, Communications & PR (Assistant to Director)
  • Creative (Design, Writer, Editor, Social Media, Interactive)
  • Events (Assistant to Director)

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As proven experts in nonprofit recruitment, we understand the importance of hiring passionate candidates with proven backgrounds. In addition to being inspired by your work, it is critical candidates also possess the experience and personal interests which are specifically aligned to the unique culture of your organization!

We are dedicated to providing our clients with the most highly qualified talent available. In addition to demonstrable success, we ensure identified candidates are also in sync with your organizational values, culture, and mission.

The approach we utilize is responsive, effective and solutions oriented in nature. All of the aspects of our services are executed on behalf of your organization and it is our pleasure to be your strategic leader, scheduling partner, salary expert, and compensation negotiator as required for success. We are here to make hiring your next team member an easy, enjoyable and attainable realty.

For immediate nonprofit staffing resources request staff now or call (415) 392-7500.  Our experienced nonprofit recruiters are standing by!

Contact Scion Nonprofit Staffing in SF:

576 Sacramento Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

(415) 392-7500

Other Regional Offices:

  • Seattle
  • Portland
  • Los Angeles
  • Denver
  • Austin
  • Cincinnati
  • Chicago
  • New York