A human services organization in NYC has partnered with NonProfit People Search (formerly Nonprofit People & Systems) to locate a full-time Development & Communications Director.
Title: Development & Communications Director
Org Type: Human Services
Location: New York, NY
Working with the Executive Director and Board, the Director of Development and Communications is a key member of the leadership team and an active participant in strategic planning. You will manage all fundraising, development and communications activities including defining departmental goals/plans and growing the portfolio of fundraising tools across all constituent groups and expert donor cultivation. You will implement a fundraising and communications infrastructure to increase giving via major gifts, annual fund, planned giving, grants, campaigns, special events, corporate giving and foundation support. You will work to expand current fundraising activities to new levels and develop strategies for increasing the organization’s revenue generation in an efficient, sustainable, and scalable manner. Working closely with the Board of Directors, you will be instrumental in creating a culture of philanthropy and support / develop board members as they play an active role in fundraising.
The position requires a Bachelor's degree and 5-7+ years of fundraising and communications experience. A collaborative management style based on open, transparent, continual communication, sharing, and inclusive decision-making coupled with a solution-oriented and entrepreneurial spirit are a must. Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and interpersonal), proven board development experience and strong computer skills are a required. Candidates with expertise using best people/process management practices to create efficiency within nonprofit organizations are highly desired.
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