Develop an annual plan for public sector (federal, state and other) funding proposals appropriate to CDF and CDF's programs and organizational priorities in conjunction with the Chief Development Officer. Manage and complete additional assignments from the CDO and from CDF's President, and assist when appropriate and possible with other Development team initiatives and projects.
Develop and implement strategies for researching, qualifying and cultivating first-time foundation funders in coordination with the CDO and where appropriate staff from other departments or state offices.
Assist the CDO in monitoring and tracking progress against Development's annual fundraising goals and expenditures against Development's annual expense budget. Identify with the CDO the need to make prioritization decisions when expenditures may exceed budgeted levels.
Develop and coordinate paid advertisements with a fundraising Call to Action (CTA) for CDF-related social media in conjunction with the CDO, other Development team members, the CDF Communications team, the CDF national Policy team when appropriate, nd external marketing vendors.
Work across the organization to ensure CDF materials are consistent with CDF's message, tone and style guide, and to ensure Communications resources support divisions and state offices to the extent possible.