fbpx

Director of Fundraising

by | Jan 14, 2021 | Careers | 0 comments

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a strong acknowledgment and stewardship program aimed at building deeper relationships with donors at every giving level
  • Collaborate to research, develop and implement fundraising strategies, including new marketing initiatives, fundraising campaigns, digital, face-to-face, mobile channels, and others to expand giving base of donors
  • Assist with planning and implementation of all fundraising campaigns and events
  • Development of major proposals and grants
  • Continually monitor and regularly report on performance progress towards agreed revenue targets and fundraising opportunities
  • Engage Board members to help fulfill fundraising goals
  • Work closely with the marketing team on the administration and development of website, social channels and donation platform as related to fundraising efforts

SKILLS

Qualifications:

  • Prefer 3-5+ years of direct fundraising experience
  • Must be able to work remotely and on-site 
  • Energetic personality with a commitment to effective communication across diverse populations
  • Track record of asking for and closing five- and six-figure gifts
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Familiarity or willingness to learn Google Drive Suite, Constant Contact along with flexibility to learn other platforms
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a collaborative team as well as independently
  • Attention to detail with impeccable follow-through is required
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Passion for the initiatives and outcomes of the organization and ability to articulate those and ignite that passion in others
  • It would be helpful but not necessary to have a working understanding of digital marketing trends for all consumer marketing mediums: email campaigns, digital display ads, conversion landing pages, social, etc.
  • Excellent listening skills and the ability to match organizational initiatives to donor needs and interests
  • Superior grant writing skills. Must be able to easily and quickly craft LOIs, proposals, reports, pitches and e-mails
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Will be reporting to VP of fundraising 

Please apply here: https://k7y.pl/s/Y6PHK