Director of Development

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/30/2018

Start Date

12/01/2018

Application Deadline

11/30/2018

Address

1439 Emerald Avenue
Chicago Heights
Illinois
60411
United States

Description

Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director, the Development Director will spearhead development efforts through a Capital Campaign that will be implemented over the next two-three years. In addition, the Development Director will oversee donor relationship management both for the Capital Campaign and ongoing yearly fundraising efforts. This will include individual and business donors.


Responsibilities

  • Spearhead Respond Now’s first capital campaign in support of future facility needs.
  • Lead efforts in ongoing individual donor and business donor development.
  • Will work with Development Consultant and other partners in the development of direct mail fundraising materials and quarterly newsletters, as well as other marketing materials including social media.
  • Will work with staff, managing the week to week donation deposit and acknowledgments utilizing agency donor database.
  • Will work with Development Consultant to plan special events, such as annual 5K fundraiser.
  • Will provide additional oversight of grantwriting and reporting processes in conjunction with Executive Director.
  • Represent agency at community events as needed.


Bachelors Degree Required

Experience in development, particularly capital campaigns

Excellent organizational, oral and writing skills

Self-starter

Commitment to issues of poverty and hunger relief

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

cwolf@respondnow.org
http://www.respondnow.org

Please send resume, cover letter, and writing sample (grant related if available) to Carl Wolf at cwolf@respondnow.org


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