Development Manager

Location
Troy, Michigan
Salary
Not Listed
Posted
Nov 15, 2018
Closes
Dec 15, 2018
Focus Areas
Diseases & Disorders
Position Type
Full Time

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – the world’s leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis, and one of the most innovative and successful organizations of its kind – is seeking a Development Manager to join our team in Troy, MI.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

As employees perform their roles and responsibilities, they are expected to demonstrate behaviors that are aligned with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Five Core Values including:

  • Keep sight of what really matters.
  • Aspire for excellence in all we do.
  • Stronger together.
  • Innovate with courage.
  • Care about our people.

Candidate will recruit and cultivate leadership volunteers, sponsors and event participants, build and manage volunteer core, provide strategic direction and oversee all aspects of fundraising plans pertaining to assigned events (walk & cycle). The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of successful fundraising/sales experience. Heavy special event fundraising experience is highly preferred. 

The position requires strong organizational and networking skills, the ability to work on various events simultaneously and a strong eye for detail. Candidates will be required to develop and manage budgets while growing revenues and managing expenses.

This is a unique opportunity to direct your energy and talents towards achieving a “life enhancing” mission, while benefitting from the resources and support of a highly regarded national non-profit organization.