Under the direct supervision of the Chief Development Officer, the Director of Development is responsible for creating and implementing a comprehensive annual giving program with strategies for the expansion of major gifts from individuals and private foundations. The position works with senior staff, board members and volunteers in major donor cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. The director is also responsible for developing and managing other effective fundraising activities, including direct mail and special events.
The right candidate will be a passionate connector and storyteller who can managing a portfolio of major donors, through cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. Responsibilities include expanding organization’s visibility among various donor circles through networking and marketing opportunities. Understanding of corporate giving programs, including cause-related marketing, event sponsorship, employee donations and company matching gift programs highly desirable. Raiser’s Edge experience preferred.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS
Salary and Benefits
Salary commensurate with experience. Girls Inc. offers employer paid medical benefits, a 403B plan and voluntary vision, dental and life insurance. Flexible spending and pre-tax parking and transit plans are also available.
Girls Inc. of Alameda County is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. At Girls Inc., promoting, celebrating, and supporting diversity is core to our mission. Individuals are considered without regards to race, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, religion, color, veteran status, disability, marital status, or ancestry. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
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