Director of Development

    Seventy Five North Revitalization Corp.
    Published
    March 8, 2019
    Location
    Omaha

    Description

    About Seventy-Five North

    Founded in 2011, our purpose is to facilitate the revitalization of a healthy, sustainable, mixed-income community in the Highlander neighborhood. We work to break the cycle of poverty and community deterioration by partnering to create high-quality housing, thriving schools, recreational facilities and other neighborhood enrichment amenities.

     

    About The Role

    The Development Director will be responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding a portfolio of donors and prospects for Seventy Five North and the Highlander neighborhood.

     

    Responsibilities

    •      Identify, cultivate and solicit philanthropic support by developing and maintaining relationships with donors. 


    •      Support fundraising strategies and activities to ensure proper acknowledgment, recognition, and stewardship of donors. 

    •      Develop and lead comprehensive annual campaigns to include appeals, monthly donors, e-campaigns, stewardship, and increasing average gift amounts. 


    •      Oversee progress, deadlines, goals, and objectives related to annual giving, corporate giving and planned giving. 


    •      Assist in strategic planning activities to implement fundraising goals and objectives.

     

    Qualifications

    •      Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in English, public administration, business, communications, marketing or related field preferred but not required 


    •      Demonstrated success in fundraising and donor engagement 


    •      Minimum of five years demonstrated successful experience developing and stewarding a donor portfolio 


    •      Exceptional writing, editing, and verbal communication skills 


    •      High attention to detail and deadlines 


    •      Demonstrated project management skills, ability to juggle short-term and long-term 
tasks/responsibilities 


     

    Interested candidates should forward resumes and cover letters to othello@seventyfivenorth.org.