JOB OPPORTUNITY: DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS
Project Interfaith, a non-profit interfaith organization dedicated to building understanding, respect and relationships among people of all faiths and beliefs, is now accepting applications for the position of Development & Communications Director (DCD). The DCD will work with the Executive Director and development and communications committees to develop & implement fundraising & communications plans. The DCD will be charged with donor research & prospect solicitations, social media and database development/ management, grantwriting, creating media releases & kits, and other responsibilities necessary to meet fundraising & communications goals. The DCD will carry out necessary tasks to manage the office.
Bachelor's degree required, major in relevant field preferred (i.e. religious studies, non-profit development, marketing, etc.), at least three years of fundraising/development &/or communications/public relations experience, proficiency using Microsoft Office (including Access) & Quickbooks strongly preferred. A passion for interfaith work important. Demonstrated successful grant writing experience required.
Prefer experience working with & soliciting donors, maintaining websites, using social media such as Twitter, Facebook, and blogs, & working in non-profit settings especially those in start-up phase desired. Successful completion of certificate in fundraising a plus.
Salary range: $35,000- $45,000 plus great benefits and flexible work environment.
This is a full-time (40 hours per week) position and may require working some weekends and evenings. This position reports to the Executive Director.
Interested candidates should apply at http://careers.unomaha.edu. (The University of Nebraska at Omaha generously handles our human resources and payroll matters). Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls or emails please.