Development Director Position Open
Open Development Position at CEC
Centerville, IN (4/26/18) – Join the positive momentum of a growing nonprofit leader as Development Director of Cope Environmental Center! With the recent completion of one of the most environmentally sustainable facilities globally, CEC is rapidly expanding programs and service to the community and region.
Director of Development manages the daily activities of CEC’s development programs: individual and corporate cultivation, appeal letters, in-person solicitations; managing the donor database, processing gifts, coordinating all mailings from solicitations to thank you letters; working with Interim Executive Director and Development Committee to set goals and strategies and coordinate solicitations; performs grant research, writing, final reports from local to regional and state grant opportunities.
Plans and implements marketing programs, gala and special events to maximize prospect/donor engagement. Develops and maintains a prospect portfolio to optimize fundraising opportunities. Reports to Interim Executive Director. Manages other staff and/or volunteers in the day-to-day development aspects of their jobs. True first level manager with great growth potential. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhere to approved budgets. Extensive knowledge of development processes required, and of the local/regional fundraising community a strong plus. Requires Bachelor Degree, including database management, solicitations, major gift and grant writing.
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.