Development position (Major Gift Fundraising) for The Salvation Army! Want to impact lives?

Mobile, Alabama
Great benefits, paid time off
Nov 27, 2017
Dec 18, 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Degree Level
Some college
Willingness to Travel
25 - 50%
Experience Level

Regional Resource Development Director

Are you ready to join an organization that is “doing the most good”? Do you want to make an impact in the lives of others?

The Salvation Army has an outstanding career opportunity based in Mobile, AL for a Major Gifts Fundraising professional to expand their skills and grow with one of the oldest and most successful development programs in the United States.

This philanthropy based position will raise funds to enable the Mission of The Salvation Army by aggressively developing and nurturing current and prospective donors including individuals, foundations and corporations. The candidate will respond to inquiries and communicate with donors, advisory organization members, Salvation Army staff and Officers. The candidate must live in the Mobile, AL region.  The incumbent will be responsible for designing, revising, and implementing a plan for every donor in their portfolio. There is required travel throughout the southern AL and southern MS region.

The successful candidate must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university OR three years Major Gift fund-raising or a combination of related experience
  • Prior experience with a donor/contact management system
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Track record of achieving goals
  • Experience developing relationships with the expressed purpose of causing a prescribed action outcome.



The Salvation Army recognizes that peace of mind is important to our employees and their families.  Because of this, we offer a competitive salary, full health coverage, retirement, professional development, and paid time off!

For consideration please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Candidates should recognize that The Salvation Army is a Church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled