Assistant Director of Development, Philadelphia Futures

Posted by on October 08, 2012

Assistant Director of Development, Philadelphia Futures

Posted on: September 21, 2012

Philadelphia Futures, a nonprofit organization committed to improving the educational opportunities for low income, first-generation-to-college students, has an exciting employment opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference. The position offers the opportunity to join a dynamic organization which is expanding it services and focusing on its newly developed strategic plan.

Our Assistant Director of Development works closely with our Director of Grants and Stewardship in the fundraising and development activities of our organization. Responsibilities include: writing grant proposals and request letters; researching and identifying new government, corporate, and foundation prospects; tracking and acknowledging gifts; preparing reports; supporting fundraising and special events; contributing to development communications.

The successful candidate will have 3-5 years of fundraising and development experience; exceptional written and oral communication skills; strong attention to detail; proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel; experience in database management.

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