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Director of Development

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Northwest Association of Blind Athletes | Vancouver, WA
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Northwest Association of Blind Athletes


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Published 10 days ago

Application Deadline

June 21, 2019

Salary

At least $75,000

Join an organization that empowers people to turn their ambition into opportunity. 

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) is on the cusp of an exciting time of growth as a regional organization with a mission to provide life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to children, youth, adults, and military veterans who are blind or visually impaired. Our next Director of Development will play a key leadership role in achieving NWABA’s vision to be the national leader in providing athletic opportunities for individuals of all ages and abilities who are blind or visually impaired.

 

We are committed to cultivating opportunities for individual and organizational growth. Energized by an entrepreneurial spirit and the drive to excel, NWABA invests in the people and resources needed to successfully deliver on our mission. Looking to the future, newly renovated offices in downtown Vancouver are equipped to tap into the tools and technology necessary to expand our presence and impact in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and beyond.

 

At NWABA, we operate with full transparency, bringing honesty and integrity to everything we do. We welcome, serve, and support all people with dignity and respect. And we bring steadfast determination in pursuit of our mission and our goals. Our next Director of Development will embrace our values, champion our mission, lead with passion, and deliver results. 

 

“Working with our staff, volunteers, athletes and donors at Northwest Association for Blind Athletes has been a wonderful experience this past year. The next Director of Development will be joining a team that is dedicated, hardworking, and passionate about NWABA’s mission and expanding its impact to reach more individuals.” – Dawn Wensel, outgoing Director of Development


Your Opportunity

NWABA seeks a dynamic and accomplished development professional with the experience, creativity, and energy to develop and implement diversified revenue strategies that deliver over $1 million annually from individuals, businesses, and foundation partners. As a member of the executive team you will excel in our collaborative environment, and you will engage the Executive Director as an active partner in promoting a culture of philanthropy within the organization and throughout the communities we serve. Managing a staff of three, along with contract grant writers, you will lead by example as a fearless and committed fundraiser who understands our mission-first approach and can elevate our public profile with effective communication strategies. NWABA’s ideal candidate is goal-driven, autonomous, forward-thinking, and culturally competent, with a successful background in relationship driven fundraising.  

Join an organization that empowers people to turn their ambition into opportunity. 

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) is on the cusp of an exciting time of growth as a regional organization with a mission to provide…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Competitive benefits package including: 100% coverage of medical, vision, and dental benefits for the employee, 403(b) savings plan, PTO, and flexible scheduling opportunities.


Competitive benefits package including: 100% coverage of medical, vision, and dental benefits for the employee, 403(b) savings plan, PTO, and flexible scheduling opportunities.


How To Apply

Nonprofit Professionals Now is proud to partner with Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to fill this key leadership position. 

Applicants are required to provide a resume, a cover letter articulating your fit for the position, and answers to three application questions. 

Please review application instructions via our online portal and submit your information no later than June 21, 2019.  Click to apply.

Nonprofit Professionals Now is proud to partner with Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to fill this key leadership position. 

Applicants are required to provide a resume…

Location

Vancouver, WA
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