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Exciting Job Opportunity! Director of Fund Development - 18 mth Mat Leave Position
June 2nd, 2014
We seek a highly effective and experienced individual who can assume a dynamic role and sustain the momentum we have built in strengthening and increasing the financial capacity of our organization, during our Director of Fund Developmentís parental leave
Are you seeking a rewarding experience with a dynamic charity that leads an emerging sector of the environmental field? Join a passionate team whose mission is to protect Nova Scotiaís special places for future generations, through land conservation. Building on its strong track record in land protection and stewardship and enthusiastic public support, the Nature Trust is poised for significant and exciting growth.
We seek a highly effective and experienced individual who can step into a dynamic role and sustain the momentum we have built in strengthening and increasing the financial capacity of our organization. We seek someone who can learn and adapt quickly, and provide strong leadership and management for our philanthropic program during our Director of Fund Developmentís maternity leave.
The Director is responsible for planning and implementing the Nature Trustís philanthropic program including major gifts, annual campaign, special events, planned gifts and grants, with a particular focus on major gifts.
The successful candidate is an enthusiastic, results-oriented professional, with exceptional communication, organizational, and project management skills. You are above all else a communicator and relationship-builder, who can speak with passion and find common ground that engages donors, partners and stakeholders in the mission of the Nature Trust. You are gifted in encouraging, supporting and empowering fund development volunteers and members of a staff team. You thrive in a dynamic, demanding and challenging environment. You also have a proven record in meeting revenue targets and objectives in the charitable fundraising context.
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