Women Thrive Worldwide seeks a visionary, results-oriented and entrepreneurial Director of Development to lead the development function and fundraising activities of the organization and act as a member of the Senior Leadership Team. The successful candidate must be a strong, collaborative leader and manager, have an innovative spirit, and be a critical, strategic thinker on a macro and micro level. The Director of Development will lead the design, coordination and implementation of the contributed income program on behalf of the organization’s goals and objectives to increase and diversify donor support and organizational financial resources.
The Director of Development will lead in planning, implementing and supervising the fundraising strategies aligned with the organization’s strategic priorities. S/he will work closely with the President and Board of Directors, on matters of development strategy, enabling the organization to advance, expand, and implement global fundraising activities.
The Director of Development will rally the development team, the entire Women Thrive team, and consultants in building campaigns for individual, foundation and corporate support. This individual will orchestrate strategies for prospecting, rating, building pipelines, cultivating and developing proposals and reports as needed to secure support for the organization. The Director of Development supervises one development associate and a development consultant. The Director of Development will report to Women Thrive’s President.