The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center seeks a Vice President of Development.
The Vice President of Development (VPD) reports to the President of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (NURFC) and is primarily responsible for executing and adapting an organizational fundraising strategy to ensure that the contributed revenue targets are realized by: a) providing strategic leadership for the sustainable growth and development of NURFC's contributed revenue, b) nurturing membership growth and development, c) building a highly effective development team, and d) supporting NURFC's comprehensive fundraising campaign. The Vice President of Development oversees a department responsible for generating sustainable revenue growth from a diverse mix of private/individual, corporate, foundation, and governmental sources.
The VPD is also a member of the NURFC senior management team that guides the strategic direction and management of the institution. Advises and assists the President in planning and executing NURFC policies and programs. As a President's senior staff member, work collaboratively with other senior leaders and departments in NURFC's planning, administration, and general management.
This pivotal moment in the organization's future presents an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneurial-minded person to work with the President, staff, and board to build and execute NURFC's renewed vision. We seek a results-oriented individual with strong strategic thinking, analytical ability, leadership, entrepreneurial, and communications skills. In addition, the ideal candidate will be curious and excited about learning, a person of professional integrity, sound judgment, and initiative; collaborative and collegial with peers, subordinates, volunteer leadership within the institution and with its external partners
Donor and Member Cultivation
Organization Capability Development
Qualifications and Experience - The Vice President of Development should possess:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions: Normal office environment. Must be able to operate a computer and communicate with others via telephone and other electronic devices. Must be able to travel locally, regionally, and nationally as needed. Must be able to drive or must have other means of reliable, efficient transportation.
Salary range: $90-110k
Job classification: Full-time, exempt, with benefits.
To apply: Send resume by ONE of the following methods with the job title and wage expectations:
Email in MSWord or PDF format only to: [email protected] Center.org
Mail: National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
1301 Western Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Posted: August 30, 2021