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Director of Annual Giving

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Sidwell Friends School | Washington, DC
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Sidwell Friends School


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Sidwell Friends, a co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD, seeks a Director of Annual Giving. The Director of Annual Giving will be responsible for providing strategic leadership to and oversight of a multi-million-dollar Annual Giving program of both unrestricted and restricted giving opportunities. Specific responsibilities include: strategizing and planning for multi-million dollar annual operating fundraising goals; overseeing strategic use of volunteers in the Annual Giving program; personally qualifying, cultivating, and soliciting annual leadership donors and prospective donors; and analyzing data on Annual Giving performance and utilizing it to make decisions about program direction and orchestration. The Director will manage the Assistant Director of Annual Giving and collaborate with the Director of Major and Planned Giving on comprehensive campaign solicitations that will achieve the annual operating fundraising goals. The position reports directly to the Senior Director of Development. 


Qualifications include 7+ years of development experience as well as proven skill at conceptualizing, drafting and editing annual fund appeals; volunteer management; personal gift solicitation; organization and management of processes; and initiative-taking and working independently and as a collaborative team player. A bachelors degree is required (masters preferred).  


Sidwell Friends, a co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, DC and Bethesda, MD, seeks a Director of Annual Giving. The Director of Annual Giving will be responsible for providing strategic leadership to and oversight…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Managerial

Location

3825 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20016
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