Do you have 10+ years of experience in development, with a focus on digital marketing and major gifts?

Are you passionate about disaster relief?


We are currently in search of a Chief Development Officer for a Poverty Relief Organization. The position is based in Alexandria, VA. This is a Permanent, Full Time assignment.


ORGANIZATION TYPE: Poverty Relief Organization

LOCATION: Alexandria, VA (remote to start)

POSITION TITLE: Chief Development Officer

DURATION: Permanent, Full Time

SALARY: $110,000 – $120,000


Is This Your Dream Job? Reporting to the CEO, part of the C-suite, and managing a team 9, this position is responsible for creating and executing a fundraising strategy, with a focus on digital marketing and major gifts. The candidate will work with the fundraising team to expand revenue in all areas including individual giving, community groups, digital marketing and grant application. They will also oversee communications activities and prepare progress reports. The candidate will be collaborative, ambitious, and someone that thrives in a fast-paced and growing environment. This individual will be a servant leader and mentor that is eager to be an integral part of a dynamic and growing team that is dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty.


Our Ideal Candidate:

路 10+ years of progressive experience in development and creating strategy, including 5 years of supervisory experience

路 Graduate Degree preferred, CFRE is a big plus

路 Strong background in digital marketing and fundraising, online platforms and tech savvy

路 Demonstrated success of growth in raising funds from individuals in major gifts, experience in upgrading donors

路 Looking to make an impact at an organization and build out a development program

路 Understanding of the American Muslim community is ideal

路 Servant leader that is organized, collaborative, and hands on


How You Will Spend Your Day:

路 Develop and implement effective strategies for fundraising, communications and volunteer management

路 Manage a development team and their execution of work plans and strategy, be a mentor to the team

路 Be responsible for all revenue and providing excellent customer service to donors at all levels

路 Develop and build out the major gifts program as well as the grant application process

路 Oversee communication activities including social media, newsletters and marketing materials

路 Prepare progress and activity reports for CEO and Board of Directors


We鈥檇 love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to aborbee@cnpstaffing.com with 鈥Chief Development Officer” in the subject line.

Know a friend who would be a great fit? Feel free to send us their resume as well.

Is this position not a great fit?

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