Director of Development


North Hollywood, CA

Industry: Government & Non-Profit


5 - 7 years

Posted 3 days ago

Description :

Our client is a nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of thousands of LA County's most vulnerable children, young people, and families. Their strong and innovative programs have made them a valued partner of the community. They are seeking a Director of Development and Communications to help lead the organization's corporate, individual and foundation fundraising.


- Oversee all aspects of resource development including major gifts, foundations and corporate giving

- Bring new development opportunities to the Agency including individuals and corporations

- Plan and implement strategic initiatives related to communications, program outreach and resource/fund development

- Implement improved/efficient systems, policies and materials for all communications and development efforts

- Forge new business opportunities and ensure interaction between programs within the organization

- Maintain awareness of public policy issues that affect the agency and advocate for issues that further the agency mission

- Forge and maintain relationships with city, county, state and federal elected officials

- Promote the Agency and programs within the community and online to improve program outreach and awareness.

- Oversee online communications initiatives including website, Google Adwords, facebook, twitter, etc.

Serve as agency liaison community events & community association meetings including VICA


- Non-profit experience in a management role

- Bachelors Degree, required

- 6+ years expertise in fundraising, general development and events

- 5+ years experience in communications and marketing

- Proven raising record from 1.5 million to 2.0 million dollars annually

- Experience with Government and Private Foundations

- A passion for helping children in the community and a strong belief in the organization's mission