Home Based Outreach and Development Director

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

Compensation: Salary

Posted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Job Category: Fundraising, Non-profit, Program Management

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Job Summary

A nonprofit organization is seeking a Home Based Outreach and Development Director.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Direct the production of annual fundraising events and appeals
  • Establish recognition, acknowledgments, and incentives for donors and volunteers
  • Develop and manage an annual Funding plan for the organization that includes outreach to individuals, foundations, federal agencies, and corporations

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Ability to attend annual Southern SAWG conference held in mid-to-late January
  • An eye for good graphic design; experience working with graphic designers
  • Excellent computer skills in Word and Excel
  • 2-3 years' experience and a minimum of a Bachelor's degree, preferably with a communications focus
  • Interest and/or experience in sustainable agriculture; knowledge of farming issues
  • Demonstrated fundraising and/or sponsorship skills and history