Nonprofit

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

On-site
Work must be performed in or near Summit, NJ
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Published 22 days ago

Details at a Glance

Job Type
Full Time
Start Date
July 22, 2024
Education
Other Education Requirement
Experience Level
Director
Salary
See below
Compensation: Commensurate with experience and appropriate for a non-profit organization that is our size and scope.

Description

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT– THE CONNECTION, a community-based nonprofit in Summit NJ.

The Connection is seeking a joyful community builder to lead our development efforts with industry best practices, and the highest level of integrity and commitment to service. The Director of Development at The Connection is responsible for planning, designing, implementing, and managing fundraising and communication activities to fulfill the organization's mission. This role requires organizational and operational excellence in leading development initiatives. This position supervises the Development Manager, our Grant Writer, and other staff members as required. It includes all other responsibilities that may be necessary to fulfill the duties associated with the position or as may be assigned by the Executive Director.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High level of integrity, joyful approach to fundraising, driven to make a difference.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent training
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in fundraising, development, or related roles.
  • Experience in the cultivation of donors and securing major gifts.
  • Experience working with a board of directors, donors and volunteers.
  • Strong communication, public speaking, relationship-building, and organizational skills as demonstrated by work products.
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Proficiency in donor management software and Google Suite.
  • Local area involvement and community-based work preferred.

The physical demands described are representative of those that must successfully perform the essential functions of the job:

  • Often required to sit and work at a desk/computer for extended periods.
  • Must have the ability to perform repetitive wrist/hand/finger movement to work on computer and related office equipment.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds to assist with special event setup/breakdown.


COMPENSATION

Commensurate with experience and appropriate for a non-profit organization that is our size and scope.


Full Time Employee benefits include:

  • Employer paid health insurance (no waiting period)
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • LTD insurance (employer paid)
  • 401(k) with an employer match after eligibility period
  • Transit Reimbursement Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid sick and personal time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Free parking
  • Membership discounts for staff and their families including access to fitness facility and pool as well as adult and children's classes.


The Connection is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe our differences make us better.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and personal alignment with The Connection's mission. Applications can also be sent to lizmar.baranov@theconnectiononline.org or dropped off at the Front Desk.



DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT– THE CONNECTION, a community-based nonprofit in Summit NJ.

The Connection is seeking a joyful community builder to lead our development efforts with industry best practices, and the highest level of integrity and…

Benefits

Full Time Employee benefits include:

  • Employer paid health insurance (no waiting period)
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • LTD insurance (employer paid)
  • 401(k) with an employer match after eligibility period
  • Transit Reimbursement Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid sick and personal time
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Free parking
  • Membership discounts for staff and their families including access to fitness facility and pool as well as adult and children's classes.

The Connection is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe our differences make us better.

Full Time Employee benefits include:

  • Employer paid health insurance (no waiting period)
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • LTD insurance (employer paid)
  • 401(k) with an employer match after…

Location

On-site
79 Maple St, Summit, NJ 07901, USA

Apply to This Job

Instructions:

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and personal alignment with The Connection's mission. Applications can also be sent to lizmar.baranov@theconnectiononline.org or dropped off at the Front Desk.

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