Director of Development

Job Type

Full Time Contract




1071 Old Epsom Road
North Carolina
United States


  • Fundraising + Development
  • Manage development budget, to include setting priorities and negotiating vendor contracts;
  • Develop grant applications to raise funds from foundations and corporations;
  • Manage grant compliance and reporting;
  • Manage development operations such as gift processing, scheduled communications, and event logistics for school visits and presentations;
  • Maintain Network for Good and other development records; collect and update more complete donor and prospect information;
  • Develop annual report, assets for development, standard grant reports and proposals, and donor e-mail templates;
  • Plan and execute Annual Benefit fundraiser for engaging local philanthropic community;
  • Develop giving tiers and recognition levels, including opportunities for corporate sponsorship;
  • Collaborate with Board of Directors and Executive Director to craft and execute a strategy to raise funds; and
  • Streamline online donations and develop prospect research systems.

  • Communications
  • Build brand awareness, a diverse donor prospect pipeline, and base of donor advocates through school tours;
  • Create, disseminate, and analyze digital and print communications and campaigns, and handle day-to-day communications operations; and
  • Develop press relationships, create and disseminate press releases, promote positive publicity for Henderson Collegiate.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply