Director of Development & Advancement

THE OPPORTUNITY

Reporting to the CEO, Habitat for Humanity of Durham, NC seeks a high-energy experienced fundraiser and manager to join their active and passionate team.  The Director of Development & Advancement is responsible for planning and executing comprehensive fundraising strategies and managing a development team of five to six professionals.  The ideal candidate will be an innovative, people-oriented individual who has proven success soliciting individuals, corporations, foundations, and government funding for a nonprofit organization.

ABOUT HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF DURHAM

Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope. Officially established in 1985, Habitat for Humanity of Durham now operates with a staff of 25-30, an $8M annual budget, and approximately $17M in assets. Each year, Habitat for Humanity helps nearly 25 families build homes. In 2019, Durham Habitat served 304 individuals and completed repairs on 80 homes with nearly 36,000 volunteer hours.  http://www.durhamhabitat.org/.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

In addition to carrying a portfolio of individual donors, this position oversees all functions related to development and advancement including team management, goal setting, annual planning, marketing/communication activities, and staffing the Resource Development Committee.  Specific responsibilities include: 

Management

Education & Required Skills

 Attributes & Ability

SALARY & BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with experience.  Benefits include 100% medical coverage and a 401K retirement opportunity.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYEE

Durham Habitat is committed to building a staff team that consists of a diverse mix of talented people who are passionate about its mission.  Habitat for Humanity of Durham is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are considered for positions without regard to veteran status, uniformed service member status, race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Armstrong McGuire & Associates is conducting this search. To apply, click on the link to the Director of Development & Advancement position profile at ArmstrongMcGuire.com/apply. You will see instructions for uploading your cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and professional references.  Please provide all requested information to be considered. In case of any technical problems, contact april@armstrongmcguire.com. No phone calls, please, and no applications will be accepted by email or through third-party sites.