Director of Development: Canada

Are you a passionate and experienced leader and fundraiser? Our growing financial development team is looking for you!

  • Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Commitment Length: 2-3 Years (full time)
  • Priority: Critical

Key Result Areas

1. Strategic planning and Operational execution - Develop strategic plans and facilitate execution in order to ensure robust support for development activities and organizational goals

2. Fundraising - Cultivate and steward development opportunities and relationships in order to facilitate the consistent and sustainable achievement of financial goals

3. Leadership - Lead the development team in order to support personal development and departmental sustainability

Minimum Preferred Requirements

  • Mission-driven, goal-oriented, and donor-centred
  • Service-oriented focus and leadership
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience working with volunteers and in the non-profit / fundraising / sales environment
  • 5-7 years successful experience in major gift solicitation and team leadership
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
  • Dedicated to excellence
  • Actively support organizational vision, values and culture
  • "yes and" mindset
  • Exponential thinker and good listener
  • Proactive, persistent, and resourceful
  • Willing to travel as required
  • Computer literate with experience in fundraising databases preferred

Please note: all jobs/opportunities on this site are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.