Development Director – Open Position


Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the Development Committee, the Development Director will be responsible for all activities associated with planning, identifying, securing, nurturing, and engaging existing and new individual, corporate and institutional donors.

The Development Director will be responsible for fundraising from both private and corporate donors in amounts necessary to:

1.) Support our program requirements;

2.) Grow endowments to defined levels to ensure a secure platform to scale our operations and broaden our impact on a national level; and

3.) Plan and implement key organizational initiatives in each of our active regions, as well as the John Austin Cheley Foundation central office.

The Development Director will identify strategies to maximize institutional and individual giving on an annual basis, as well as launch and execute campaigns to meet capital needs across the organization. This is an ideal opportunity for an individual who is: passionate about youth development and possesses a relentless drive to deliver results; who is energized by the opportunity to serve as an external leader for the organization; is a sophisticated communicator and who thrives at building and sustaining meaningful relationships and campaign strategies.

Click Development-Director-job-posting.pdf (298 downloads) to download details about the position and to learn how to submit an application.

The deadline for applications is June 30, 2016.

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