Friday, December 27, 2013

Development Director - Wilton Library Association

Development Director - Wilton Library Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is seeking an experienced Development Director (DD) with demonstrated skills to successfully lead its fundraising and development activities. The DD will report to and work closely with the Executive Director in planning, implementing, and managing fundraising programs in this thriving community library. The DD will build on the Library’s annual appeal, individual and corporate gifting program, and will be responsible for developing a creative, strategic, and robust fundraising plan, crafting proposals, generating reports, applying for grants, and expanding community outreach initiatives. The position requires a minimum 3 years managerial development experience in the non-profit sector. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, able to work independently while being a part of a team, extremely organized with great attention to detail and accuracy, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, demonstrated computer knowledge including Sage Fundraising, Raiser’s Edge or equivalent, and Microsoft Office (especially spreadsheets). Experience with desktop publishing software and event planning is also required. Salary will be commensurate with experience and demonstrated success in fundraising. Resume, cover letter, and Application for Employment should be emailed to Application Deadline: January 17, 2014. Wilton Library Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer.