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Director of Development

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The Real News Network | Baltimore, MD
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The Real News Network


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Published 22 days ago

April 6, 2020
February 28, 2020

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in and oversee recruitment, cultivation, and retention of major donors ($2,000+)
  • Identify projects / segments of our work that would be appealing to foundations
  • Conduct grant research.
  • Stay up to date on current funding trends and philanthropy campaigns (via Chronicle of Philanthropy, Neiman Labs, and other sources).
  • Coordinate with staff and/or board members on creative ways to package shows for fundraising purposes.
  • Develop strategy, design and implementation of one or more online fundraising campaigns per year.
  • Coordinate with hosts and studio staff to develop short pitch videos during fundraising appeals.
  • Build a local funding strategy.
  • Create fundraising appeals and strategies targeting participants both at the events and in follow-up.

Qualifications

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite.
  • Knowledge of Raiser's Edge or other donor databases.
  • Experience in team-building.
  • Proven management skills.
  • Knowledge of nonprofit and/or independent media.
  • Grasp of current affairs.

Education: Bachelor's degree or higher (or comparable years of experience)

Experience: Minimum 5 years' experience in various aspects of fundraising at an independent media company, including cultivation of major donors, grant writing, social media, and email and paper mail campaigns.


Responsibilities:

  • Participate in and oversee recruitment, cultivation, and retention of major donors ($2,000+)
  • Identify projects / segments of our work that would be appealing to foundations
  • Conduct grant research.
  • Stay up to date on current…

Details at a glance

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

Location

231 Holliday Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

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