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Since 1990 Triangle Community Center has been Fairfield County's leading provider of LGBT programming and resources to nurture growth and connection within the community. 

The Development Director is responsible for the creation and implementation of strategic plans to raise significant funds for TCC from major gifts, corporate sponsorships, special campaigns, events and grants. Duties include overseeing and managing fundraising efforts, building strong and successful relationships with donors and volunteers, and collaborating with staff to effectively execute fundraising events.

This full-time position will report directly to the Executive Director.  Its primary purpose is to diversify sources of funding for TCC and generate revenue to support rapid growth planned for the organization over the next three years.  (There are no planned Capital Campaigns at this time.)

 

Responsibilities

·       Develop and oversee annual fundraising programs, including major gifts, corporate sponsorships, grants, events and special campaigns

·       Identify prospective individual and corporate donors and develop strategies to cultivate those relationships to generate significant revenue throughout the year

·       Report monthly/quarterly on metrics goals for Board review

·       Maintain ongoing communications with private and corporate donors

·       Research donor relation programs at local, state and federal art institutions

·       Ensure timely and accurate report deliveries to funders

·       Collaborate with staff on the management and planning of fundraising events and donor receptions

·       Collaborate with the Executive Director on major gifts and high-dollar corporate sponsorships

·       Develop print marketing collateral related to fundraising in collaboration with our advertising department

·       Supervise and lead the fundraising team

 

Qualifications

--Passion for serving the LGBTQ community

--Must be a Team player who is committed to TCC and our clients

--Bachelor’s Degree is required; Master’s degree preferred

--8+ years’ fundraising experience in a non-profit

--Critical thinking and problem solving skills

--Supervisory experience of 2+ direct reports is required

--Effective communications, including superb written and oral communication skills

--Must be a person of high moral character who abides by and models best practices in HR and finance along with best industry standards for non-profit programs, services and management

--Knowledge of and commitment to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues, and people of color

--Demonstrable, proven track record in high-dollar fundraising 

--Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines; Exceptional time management

--Self-starter, extremely well organized, detail-oriented, energetic and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously

--Exceptional organizational skills and detailed-oriented

--Successful history of funding from Sponsorships, Events, Major Gifts and Grants

--Familiarity with various fundraising/donor tracking software

--Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

--Excellent written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills

  

Triangle Community Center is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, veterans, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals.

Since 1990 Triangle Community Center has been Fairfield County's leading provider of LGBT programming and resources to nurture growth and connection within the community. 

The Development Director is responsible for the creation and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 5, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial
Salary
USD $65,000 - USD $75,000
/ year

Benefits

Health, Dental and Vision insurance (employee contribution)

Paid Time Off

Life Insurance

Paid Holidays

Health, Dental and Vision insurance (employee contribution)

Paid Time Off

Life Insurance

Paid Holidays

Location

On-site
Norwalk, CT, USA

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