Development Director

Location
San Francisco, California
Salary
Up to $40,000 a year
Posted
Aug 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 15, 2017
Position Type
Part Time
Degree Level
Bachelors
Willingness to Travel
up to 25%
Experience Level
Entry-level

St. James Development Director Job Description

Increase the financial support available to St. James for:

  • Tuition assistance
  • Program expansion
  • Curriculum enrichment
  • Capital improvements
  • Staff development
  • General operations

Develop, improve and expand each school’s public relations program as needed by building on the positive relationships with its publics: i.e. students, parents, graduates, parents of graduates, businesses, and the philanthropic community.

Implement a comprehensive and consistent communications program including:

  • Social medial
  • Periodic newsletters
  • Annual report
  • Website
  • Provision of text and graphic content for inclusion in Vision of Hope’s print and electronic media

Specific Activities

  • Research and solicit gifts from foundations, businesses and individuals

  • Locate and recruit alumni and coordinate the alumni association and related events and activities

  • Build a tuition assistance fund

  • Investigate the feasibility of creating or increasing an endowment fund.

  • Organize and implement an Annual Fund Drive that includes direct mail solicitation, foundation grants, major gifts, planned gifts and events.

  • Write acknowledgement letters promptly in response to all gifts.

  • Coordinate the meetings and activities of the local school development / advisory board

  • Maintain regular contact with Vision of Hope’s Northern California Team

  • Work with the principal dna local development/advisory board to implement the provisions of the annual agreement with Vision of Hope.