Director of Development for Grassroots Youth Organization

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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Director of Development

Reporting to and in partnership with the Executive Director (ED), the Development Director (Director) will spearhead development efforts as XYZ Nonprofit continues to grow. A new position in the organization, the Director will have the opportunity to build the development function.

  • Develop and execute XYZ Nonprofit's annual fundraising plan
  • Secure financial support from individuals, foundations and corporations
  • Manage the implementation of Raiser's Edge 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
  • BA (required), MA (a plus)
  • 5-plus years experience in development
  • Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills


  • Internet Research
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Donor Management
  • Business Development
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15-20 hours/month
  • Proactive go-getter that is passionate about securing funding to further our mission
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