DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Are you a professional fundraiser with a passion for youth development? Do you have annual fund, grant writing, and event planning experience? Can you effectively communicate your passion for Chill’s mission to donors, partners, and other internal and external stakeholders? Do you have experience working remotely? If you answered yes to all of the above, then we want to talk to you about becoming Chill’s next Director of Development.

This is a full-time, salaried position. Reporting to the Vice President of Development & Marketing, the ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial and communication skills, and a high degree of accountability. Candidates will preferably live in close proximity to a Chill program location. 

The Director of Development works closely with the Vice President of Marketing and Development on developing and implementing fundraising strategies that will continue to grow the organization.

Development Responsibilities: 

  • Day to day oversight and management of all development activities and staff
  • Oversee and execute Chill’s Annual Fund program including holiday solicitation mailing and online campaigns
  • Oversee and execute national and local events, including Chill’s Annual Golf Tournament, Dog Event, Recognition Event, US Open Fundraiser, and more
  • Oversee grant writing initiatives with a goal toward growing the success of the program year-over-year

Education/Experience/Professional Skills:  

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least five years’ experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrable track record of fundraising successes
  • Track record of bringing innovative creative thinking and fresh ideas to a non-profit organization
  • Ability to work effectively independently as well as part of a close-knit team

 

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Grant Manager

Are you a professional grant writer with a passion for youth development? Do you have exceptional writing and editing skills? Do you have a proven track record of success winning grants? Can you effectively communicate your passion for Chill to funders, partners, and other internal and external stakeholders? Do you have telecommuting experience? If you answered yes to all of the above, then we want to talk to you about becoming Chill’s grant writer.

This full-time, salaried position comes with the flexibility to work remotely. Reporting directly to the Director of Development, the ideal candidate will be a highly motivated individual who is self-sufficient and highly organized. Candidate must have a proven track record of grant writing successes. 

The grant writer works closely with the Director of Development on developing and implementing fundraising strategies that will continue to grow the organization.

Development Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and execute a grant strategy that includes a mix of local and national grants with a focus on mid-sized family foundations in the cities Chill has programming
  • Conduct the full range of activities required to research, prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources
  • Comply with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate donors
  • Assist with the development of written philanthropy materials, including but not limited to, the annual report, stewardship reports, acknowledgments, appeals, invitations

 Education/Experience/Professional Skills:  

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least three years’ experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrable track record of grant winning successes
  • Track record of bringing innovative creative thinking and fresh ideas to a non-profit organization
  • Ability to work effectively independently as well as part of a close-knit team
  • Proven ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and prioritize to meet goals and objectives

 

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