American Indian Graduate Center
Skills And Qualifications:
A strong candidate will have experience of five or more years in fundraising or other experience that demonstrates tenacity, creativity, follow-through and strong relationship-building skills.
A Bachelor’s Degree required and a Master’s Degree is preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiarity with Raiser’s Edge database is a plus.
Duties And Responsibilities:
Under direct supervision of the Director of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships the Development Officer will participate in fundraising efforts to ensure that AIGC has the financial resources it needs to fulfill its mission. The Development Officer will spend a significant amount of time in direct interaction with individual donors, tribal leaders, corporate executives, foundation program officers and other decision makers as directed by the Director of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships.
The Development Officer will research major grant opportunities; develop relationships with foundation program officers; write and submit grant proposals and LOIs. In addition, the Development Officer will provide executive-level support to other AIGC team members in preparation for donor interactions, including briefing materials in advance of meetings with donors and prospects.
Salary And Benefits:
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