Emmaus Worldwide is seeking a Development Director who will secure financial resources by cultivating and nurturing key relationships and connections, resulting in regular gifts, major gifts, and planned giving.
The Director will be responsible to develop a major donor solicitation program that will systematically increase annual giving and ultimately broaden the base of support needed for future campaigns. The implementation of this program includes the administration and delegation of maintaining accurate donor records, gift tracking and reporting, and grants compliance. The Development Director will also generate fundraising reports, forecasts, and action plans for presentation at board meetings.
Building and strengthening relationships with potential donors and ministry partners is essential for the success of this position. Accepting speaking engagements, meeting with constituents and traveling, as necessary, are part of creating and maintaining these relationships.
The Development Director must be a spiritually mature, born-again Christian who is in full agreement with Emmaus Worldwide’s Statement of Faith, Mission, Vision, and Core Values. This person should have experience in the handling of major gifts, capital and annual campaigns, corporate and foundation solicitations, and planned giving. Strong organizational abilities, excellent verbal and written communication skills, high professional and ethical standards, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively, are all requirements for this position. This position is full time and reports to the Executive Director.
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