Resource Development Director The Salvation Army (a non-profit agency) Macon, Georgia

Resource Development Director The Salvation Army (a non-profit agency) Macon, Georgia

Resource Development Director             The Salvation Army (a non-profit agency)               Macon, Georgia

Posted: September 23, 2014
Come join the largest charitable organization in the nation! The Salvation Army has an outstanding career opportunity positioned in Macon, Georgia for a Major Gifts professional to expand their skills and grow with one of the oldest and most successful development programs in the United States.
This position will raise funds to enable the Mission of The Salvation Army by aggressively developing and nurturing current and prospective donors including individuals, foundations and corporations in the assigned geographic region in southern Georgia and will respond to inquiries and communicate with donors, advisory organization members, Salvation Army staff and Officers. The incumbent will be responsible for designing, revising, and implementing a plan for every donor in their portfolio. There is required day and overnight travel up to 40% of the time, primarily within the assigned region. There are also frequent staff meetings in Atlanta, GA.
The successful candidate must meet the following minimum requirements:
Three years Major Gift fund-raising or related experience
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Prior experience with a donor/contact management system
Excellent communication skills.
Track record of achieving goals
Experience developing relationships with the expressed purpose of causing a prescribed action outcome.
Candidates should recognize that The Salvation Army is a Church and be able to uphold the Mission of The Salvation Army. Candidates must also be able to verbalize a strong personal connection to the Mission of our organization.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. For consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to:  Search@carrassessment.com

Equal Opportunity Employer

NOTES: Additional Salary Information: Company car, gas card, home office set up, cell phone, and great benefits