PT Development Manager

Employer: JustFaith Ministries

Job Description

Classification: 20 hours per week, exempt; occasional weekend or evening work.

Salary Range:  $22,500 – 28,000

Reporting Relationships: Reports to Executive Director

Position Overview:  This position supports all aspects of development work for JustFaith Ministries. This includes administering and tracking member appeals, planning and tracking donor/member stewardship, planning and tracking major gifts stewardship, foundation fundraising, grant writing, donor data tracking and general development communications. 

Specific Responsibilities

Member Acknowledgment and Stewardship 30%

·         Oversee all administrative tasks related to identification and cultivation of major, significant, and important donors/members.

·         Oversee timely and accurate recording and acknowledgement of donations and appropriate use of member funds

·         Support the Board Development Committee in their work to solicit donors

·         Prioritize and inform development-related travel for the Executive Director and the Founder

 

Member Appeals and Campaigns 20%

·         Oversee, timing  and execution of member appeals (direct mail and other) and member campaigns

·         Oversee timely and accurate recording and acknowledgement of donations and appropriate use of member funds 

Communications 10%

·         Working with JFM staff,  develop and produce development materials, including the case for funding, planned giving materials, member communications, an Annual Report and membership content for the Web site and other vehicles of communication

Foundation Fundraising 15%

·         Conduct the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources including research, evaluation and cultivation of prospects, as well as on-going cultivation of grantors; collaboration with appropriate staff; and working with the Business Manager to ensure compliance with all grant reporting requirements 

Planned Giving 5%

·         Support the ongoing  execution of a planned giving program

Other Specific Responsibilities 20%

·         Participate in the JFM Staff meetings and team meetings.

·         Track data and provide regular reports to Executive Director, JFM staff, and Board Development Committee on key aspects of development and progress towards goals

·         Work with committees of the JustFaith Ministries’ Board of Directors and with members of the board of directors as assigned and as appropriate

·         Maintain efficient personal office and administrative systems

·         Seek and participate in strategic opportunities for professional development and spiritual growth

·         Other duties as assigned.

Salary Range: < $35,000

Job Requirements:

Knowledge and Skills:

·         At least three years experience with all facets of non-profit development work, including grant writing, major donors, planned giving and appeals

·         Some direct fundraising experience

·         Strong collaboration skills and experience working in team environments

·         Ability to be flexible and pitch in to help a small staff accomplish big things

·         Excellent written communication skills: oral, written and interpersonal

·         Excellent organizational skills

·         Ability to handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines

·         Strong word processing, spreadsheet and fund-raising database skills

 

Qualifications:

·         Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

·         Successful experience in non-profit development work, including grant writing, major donors, planned giving and appeals

·         Commitment to the mission, vision and values of JustFaith Ministries

·         Demonstrated success in working in highly collaborate environments

How to Apply:

For more information about JustFaith Ministries and a full position description, visit www.justfaith.org.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference to info@justfaith.org by August 1, 2018.