The Daily Caller News Foundation (TheDCNF) desires to add an experienced fundraising professional to its in-house development team. The ideal candidate for this role will be a self-starter with a minimum of 5 years of experience. They must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
The Director of Development will be based in the Washington, DC office and report to the Chief Development Officer. This role offers a tremendous opportunity for growth.
The primary responsibilities of this position are:
- Implementation of successful major gift campaigns: Increase total revenue and donor numbers through prospecting, and by retaining and upgrading existing supporters. This will require high-level relationship building with philanthropic individuals.
- Assist in maintaining donor records: Includes tracking of communications and donations into a donor software database.
- Support of grant writing program: May include editing and drafting grant proposals and reports.
- Develop donor communications: Take an active role in donor communications including newsletters, event invitations and acknowledgment letters.