Pacific Chorale seeks a qualified nonprofit development professional to serve as its Director of Development. The Director of Development collaborates with the President to identify, cultivate, and engage Pacific Chorale’s patrons to achieve our $2 million annual fundraising goals and to build and nurture a thriving community of passionate supporters. This person is charged with developing and leading the annual fundraising plan, including guiding the annual fund campaign and facilitating major gift solicitation and stewardship. In addition, this person will plan and manage the Chorale’s annual major fundraising events and several other small donor cultivation and stewardship events throughout the year.
This position demands a very hands-on role, perfect for the fundraiser who is confident soliciting major donors, while also comfortable preparing mailings, combing the database, and managing the minutia of a small development department. Qualified candidates will bring an entrepreneurial approach to enlist new strategies to acquire, renew, retain, and recognize our valued patrons. They will have a demonstrated record of retaining and stewarding current major donors and for cultivating new donors. They will possess a deep knowledge and understanding of leveraging CRM platforms as a development resource, preferably with experience working with the Tessitura system. This dynamic fundraising professional will be a seasoned, unflappable development leader who thrives working in a highly collaborative team environment and interfacing with highly passionate and dedicated patrons.
For the full job description and application instructions, please visit http://www.pacificchorale.org/contact-us/jobs/