Posted on November 6, 2012
Director of Development
Opportunity Resource Fund
Opportunity Resource Fund - Director of Development
The Opportunity Resource Fund combats social and economic injustice by promoting affordable home and small business ownership; and working to create strong Michigan communities. We are seeking a dynamic, experienced professional to join our team as the Director of Development. The position may be based in either our Lansing or Detroit office. This position will create, implement, and manage a comprehensive plan for fund development; and work closely with the President/CEO and Board of Directors to assure that development department goals are met, optimal performance is achieved, and budgeted resources are appropriately expended.
The ideal candidate must have a bachelor’s degree and 7-10 years of progressively responsible development experience. Additional desired attributes include: thorough knowledge, understanding, and experience in all areas of fund development, including annual giving, major gifts, planned giving, and capital campaigns; demonstrated record of management and leadership of a comprehensive development function; excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; experience working with Boards of Directors and volunteers; budget management; strong organizational and strategic planning skills; and an understanding of the mission of Opportunity Resource Fund. Competitive salary and benefits are offered. The Fund is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity – women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interviews will commence November 26, 2012 although applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should submit their resume via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or to 330 Marshall, Suite 105, Lansing MI 48912.