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Development Lead

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Allies for Community Business


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Published 17 days ago

March 12, 2021
March 5, 2021
$50,000 - $65,000

Organization

Allies for Community Business believes that entrepreneurs from any background can start and grow businesses that create wealth for their families and communities. A4CB provides the capital, coaching, and collaboration entrepreneurs need to grow great businesses in their communities.

Position

The Development Lead is a salaried, exempt position that reports to the Director of Development. The Development Lead is responsible for raising funds by submitting quality grant applications and reports.

Essential Duties

  • Work with the Director of Development to raise at least the budgeted amount from funders each year
  • Nurture trusted relationships with corporations, foundations, individuals, and other types of donors who invest in our work
  • Prepare high quality proposals and deliver pitches to current and prospective funders

Detailed Responsibilities

  • Submit accurate grant applications and reports on time
  • Build new relationships with institutions that will generate donations
  • Collaborate with staff across other departments to gather data and content for grant materials, proposals, and reports
  • Secure sponsorships for A4CB events
  • Maintain detailed, organized funder records
  • Report to donors as required
  • Deliver clear messages for who we serve, the value we provide, and how we deliver that value effectively
  • Promote the organization’s work at events and site visits that focus on fundraising or visibility
  • Perform other duties flexibly and creatively as needs arise

Qualifications

A4CB requires its staff to:

  • Solve problems creatively
  • Manage time efficiently
  • Attend to details meticulously            
  • Communicate effectively in writing and verbally
  • Collaborate flexibly with colleagues in a diverse and changing environment
  • Believe strongly in A4CB’s vision and mission

The Development Lead should have:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • 3-5 years of experience raising funds from institutions
  • 3-5 years of experience researching, articulating, formatting, and presenting compelling donor appeals
  • Experience using technology to manage data related to potential and past donors

Salary and Benefits Information

The salary range for this position is $50,000 – $65,000 commensurate with experience and skillset. A4CB offers generous medical and dental insurance plans; offers a SIMPLE IRA retirement plan (with employer match); and provides excellent paid time off to its employees. A4CB is an equal opportunity employer and encourages individuals with diverse backgrounds and work experiences to apply.

How to Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@a4cb.org with the job title in the subject of the email.

Organization

Allies for Community Business believes that entrepreneurs from any background can start and grow businesses that create wealth for their families and communities. A4CB provides the capital, coaching, and collaboration…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Professional

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States

How to Apply

Submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@a4cb.org with the job title in the subject of the email.

Submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@a4cb.org with the job title in the subject of the email.

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