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Development Director

Posted: 11/08/2020

The successful candidate will work collaboratively across all divisions to execute successful fundraising strategies. Responsible for leading the Parks and Recreation Foundation of Johnson County through the implementation of a strategic plan for fundraising, marketing, and organizational development plan that actively engages the Board in this work. Manage and maintain collaborative and coordinated relationships between the foundations, friends' subgroups, advisory groups and the JCPRD Board. Develop strategies to leverage these Board leadership and staff to identify individual donors, grants, foundations, charitable events, marketing opportunities, and corporate investors. Develop and implement a plan containing strategy to successfully build a large donor base and ensure effective fundraising. Build relationships with strategic partners and external stakeholders in the community to leverage resources for JCPRD, often requiring presentations and appearances at public events. Work closely with the JCPRD senior leadership team, advising this group regarding policy and strategic decisions as related to fundraising.
Days: M-F, Hours: 8:30a.m. - 5:00p.m., with some evenings and weekends required.

Please email your cover letter to Recruiter/Volunteer Coordinator Faith Eissler at faith.eissler@jocogov.org.

Job Type: Full Time