Director of Development
The Director of Development and Communications will be responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting and stewarding a portfolio of donors for Seventy Five North and the Highlander neighborhood.
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, ecampaigns, 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.
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
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. For more information, please visit SeventyFiveNorth.org.
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