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Director of Development

Company: Planned Parenthood Arizona
Date Posted: May 30, 2017

Director of Development
Planned Parenthood of Arizon

Partner Description

The Director of Development, a seasoned and data-driven leader, leads and manages all PPAZ fundraising activities. The Director is an individual who can be flexible in responding to the needs of a fast moving and dynamic organization. This engaged, team-centered leader is expected to strategically direct a major gift & capital fundraising campaign, as well as annual giving, planned giving, special campaigns, corporate and foundation support, and special events.

Role summary:

In order to be successful, the Director of Development, a positive, open, and collaborative leader, will need to focus on leading a results oriented, data-driven major and planned giving program, while continuing to grow foundation support, annual giving and special events participation.

Minimum Qualifications:

Deep, passionate commitment to Planned Parenthood’s mission and the ability to communicate its objectives enthusiastically to potential donors.

A bachelor's degree; an advanced degree would be preferred, and four years of supervisory management experience in development, fundraising, public administration, social work or related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

A minimum of four to seven years of leadership experience in managing successful fundraising teams, including individual (major and annual), corporate, and foundation giving, and events.

Ability to recruit, manage, motivate, and inspire an fundraising team that strives to achieve goals.

Proven drive and achievement in the successful solicitation of major gifts ($10,000 and above)

Proven success in working with engaged boards and volunteers.

Ability to work well in a high-energy, changing environment and manage a wide variety of tasks and deadlines within multiple projects.

Ability to lead in a focused manner with superb attention to detail and confidence.

A data-driven, strategic thinker who can collaborate effectively with executive teams, staff, and boards.

Excellent communication skills with an inspiring and persuasive ability, including strong written, verbal, and presentation skills.

Broad financial management skills with experience in fundraising and budget analysis, forecasting, and planning.

Strong knowledge and understanding of nonprofit, fundraising, and constituent relationship management systems such as Blackbaud and/or Salesforce.

Ability to travel and work some evenings and weekends for events and meetings.

Contact us today.

Location: 4751 N 15th St Phoenix, AZ 85014     

Pay Range: $79,000-$95,000 DOE plus benefits  

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Planned Parenthood Arizona is an Equal Opportunity Employer