This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
The Fund Development Director will spearhead development efforts for Just Speak Incorporated in collaboration with our Executive Director. This person will have the opportunity to use their skills to build our organization's fund development.
Develop and execute Just Speak's annual fundraising plan
Secure financial support from individuals, foundations and corporations
Manage the implementation of Raiser's Edge or a comparable fundraising tool, and oversee staff responsible for data entry and gift processing
Develop and maintain ongoing relationships with major donors
Creating and executing a strategy for a large sustained base of annual individual donors
Overseeing organization of special events
Developing and tracking proposals and reports for all foundation and corporate fundraising
Develop sponsorships packages and obtain sponsors
BA (required), MA (a plus)
Previous experience in fund development
Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills
Knowledge of Raiser's Edge or a comparable fundraising tool
**Willingness to become familiar with our programs, goals and financial needs.
**Willingness to look into potential funding sources.
**Willingness to submit grants in a timely manner, properly monitor and administer; including supplying missing information.
**Willingness to keep careful records to track proposals.
** Occasionally works with administration, executive board and fundraisng team with campaigns.
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Grant Writing / Research
Resource Development / Management
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Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
10-40 hours monthly
Well-connected to Metro Detroit funding resources, public speaking, personable