Director of Development - Waldo Community Action Partners - Belfast, ME |
Read the Hire Local Blog

Director of Development

Waldo Community Action Partners | Belfast, ME

Waldo Community Action Partners
The Employer has temporarily removed this posting


Under broad supervision, the Director of Development is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating a comprehensive development and public relations activities that ensures a structure to shape and develop funding and resources to sustain the organizations programs, mission, and goals as outlined by the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer.  

General Requirements:

  • Must have adequate transportation, a valid driver's license and meet WCAP's insurance.
  • Ability to meet WCAP background clearance requirements.

Experience and Skill Requirements:

The following experience and skills are considered essential:

  • Minimum of five (5) years of relevant experience in non-profit development, program development and fundraising.
  • Knowledge of marketing strategies and techniques.
  • Knowledge of community needs, special populations and poverty.
  • Ability to author grants, proposals and media material for multiple target audiences.
  • Proficient with multi-media including websites social media, radio, newsprint and advertising.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including presentation and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all constituencies, including clients, employees, board members, regulatory agencies, and the community at large; must possess tact, discretion and diplomacy.
  • Ability to organize, coordinate and direct projects.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Experience with wed site maintenance a plus.

Education Requirements: 

The following education requirements are considered essential:

  • Bachelor's Degree in business administration, public administration, finance, social welfare, or related fields is required; Master's Degree preferred.

** All requirements and skills are considered to be essential, unless otherwise indicated

A detailed job description is available on our website:   Please submit a completed WCAP employment application also available on our website to: Human Resources, WCAP, PO Box 130, Belfast, ME 04915.  This position will remain open until a suitable applicant is found. WCAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted On: 2019-03-29 12:50:29
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Business Development, Non-profit, Strategy - Planning
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 04915, Business Development, Non-profit, Strategy - Planning