JA of Central Virginia Career Opportunities
Position: Director of Development
Job Title: Director of Development
Reports to: President and CEO
Location: Richmond, VA
FTE Status: Full-Time
Junior Achievement of Central Virginia seeks a dynamic, creative, and organized individual with a growth mindset to join our fast-paced, project-based team, who has demonstrated success in fundraising. This position raises financial support to meet the goals of the organization through corporations, foundations, events and individuals, as well as promoting Junior Achievement's brand.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent. Three or more years' experience in development, including proven success in fundraising/sales. Foundation knowledge, including experience with grant writing and reporting. Ability to manage multiple priorities, strong initiative and self-direction. Superior interpersonal and oral/written communication skills. Computer and database management literacy and strong social media skills. Ability to work some evening and weekend hours.
Certified Fund Raising Executive
This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job related duties required by their supervisor. This document does not create an employment contract implied or otherwise, other than an "at-will" relationship.
ABOUT JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA (JACV):
The mission of Junior Achievement is to empower young people to own their economic success through financial literacy, workforce readiness and entrepreneurship education. By showing students how money, careers, and business ownership work through proven programs and the help and mentorship of volunteer role models from the community, Junior Achievement is empowering these students to have a belief in themselves supported by a foundation in these real-world life skills. Junior Achievement of Central Virginia serves over 25,000 K-12 students throughout Richmond and surrounding areas.
SALARY AND BENEFITS:
Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with experience. Junior Achievement of Central Virginia offers benefits, which include medical/dental/life insurances, retirement plan, and paid time off.
This position is subject to the successful completion of a background check / verification of educational credentials contained in resume.
To apply, email cover letter and resume to Amanda Landron at email@example.com by December 23, 2020. Please use "Director of Development – Your Name" as the subject line. Please do not attach a cover letter. Instead, include the cover letter in the body of your email.
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"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."