Reporting to the Executive Vice President, and in partnership with her, the Chief Development Officer has the primary responsibility for all private fundraising efforts and to continue to build a culture of philanthropy within a $41M organization that has been focused primarily on public funding sources. This is an unprecedented opportunity to execute and implement a private philanthropic effort within an established and nationally renouned organization.
As a member of the Executive Team, s/he will create and lead strategy development and implementation with regard to private fund development, including annual and major gifts, corporate and foundation support, special events including our annual gala, social media initiatives and marketing/communications.
S/he will work with the CEO, Executive Vice President, Board and staff to determine and execute the most effective ways of increasing our support base, particularly from individuals and corporations. In collaboration with the CEO and Executive Vice President, the Chief Development Officer will help to identify, engage and cultivate Board leadership, build effective relationships internally and externally, and help to identify and cultivate new and existing top-level donors for YPI.
Board Development and Management
Salary and benefits will commensurate with qualifications and experience.