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Director of Development

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Friends of Amani US
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Concord, NH
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Published 19 days ago

Friends of Amani US seeks an ambitious part-time Director of Development with successful fundraising experience to initiate a sustainable strategy to grow revenue.

Candidate Requirements for Success

The successful candidate will initially work closely with the FOA-US Board, reporting to the Chair, but will soon be expected to take the initiative and run with the position, growing the organization’s fundraising prospects with limited oversight, and capable of finding and developing opportunities independently.

Candidate Qualifications

·3 to 5 years of successful fundraising experience with mid-sized non-profits, preferably with exposure to charities working internationally.

·A track record of taking initiative that has led to results. 

·A vision for establishing a fund-raising strategy.

·Highly organized and self-motivated, with the ability to confidently work independently.

·Willingness to work remotely.

·Strong verbal and written communication skills.

·A people person with proven ability to steward effectively with modest to major donors.

·Inspired by Amani’s work and likewise able to wholeheartedly inspire others to support Amani’s goals.

·A passion for street children, the hope of education and international charity.

Roles and Responsibilities

Development:

·Improve upon the effectiveness of existing fundraising programs.

·Identify, and solicit new donors and grant sources in the US.

·Explore ways to work with existing major donors to introduce their networks to Amani.

·Strategize ways to invite high potential donors to visit Amani.

·Encourage fundraising groups (for example Kilimanjaro climbs) whether virtual or real.

·Support the efforts of Amani’s US donor base to fundraise on Amani’s behalf.

·If merited, approach past supporters for renewed support.

·Investigate and implement new ways to raise funds in support of Amani’s work.

Communications:

·Maintain and develop interest in Amani via virtual events.

·Share with FOA-US Chair and Board the success and shortfalls of fundraising activities.

·Collaborate with Amani’s Executive Director in Tanzania regarding effective fundraising strategies.

Follow-Up:

·Arrange opportunities for Amani’s Executive Director to maximize the impact of US trips.

·Track development results using Little Green Light donor management software.

Application Process

Friends of Amani US seeks an ambitious part-time Director of Development with successful fundraising experience to initiate a sustainable strategy to grow revenue.

Candidate Requirements for Success

The successful candidate will…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 13, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Compensation for this part-time independent contractor role is competitive, with an annual contract rate and an incentive plan based on achievement of agreed upon goals for growth in specific areas.

Level of Language Proficiency

Strong English verbal and written communication skills.

Strong English verbal and written communication skills.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
11 S Main St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
Suite 501

How to Apply

Application Process

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