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Development Manager

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Dearborn Heights, MI, USA

Working with the Executive Director, develop and execute a comprehensive annual fund development plan.

Areas of Responsibility: 

•      Manage special events, including solicitation of sponsorships and auction items, and logistics.

•      Administer donor database including routine information entry and gift processing, donor acknowledgment and data analysis. Maintains data integrity and works with leadership and accounting to ensure monetary contributions are booked accurately.

•      Join/participate in community groups, organizations and committees to network and build relationships.

•      Help with the expansion of the Lennon Center’s current financial and material goods donor base, including corporations, government, faith-based organizations, and individuals.

•      Help the Lennon Center in its effort to expand services in Wayne County.

•      Contribute to the organization’s social media and email marketing efforts on platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Educational Background: 
Bachelor's Degree

The ideal candidate will have…

·         Strong people skills and the ability to work well within groups, as well as with people of all backgrounds.

·         Strong written and verbal communication skills.

·         Experience working within the Microsoft Office platform of applications.

·         A Bachelor’s degree and at least two years of successful development or sales experience.

·         Strong project management skills and the ability to accomplish tasks without close supervision.


Hours, Salary and Benefits

·         It is expected that this position will be part-time, 2.5-3 days/week. Scheduling is flexible, to be agreed upon by the candidate and the Executive Director (including work-from-home scheduling as agreed).

·         The budget salary range for this position starts at $20/hour and may be adjusted according to qualifications and experience.

·         Paid vacation, holidays, and personal days.

Additional Information: 

The Lennon Center and all its employees shall sustain and adhere to the principles of equal opportunity, in compliance with all pertinent federal, state, and local rules, regulations, and laws governing fair employment.

Organization Info

The Lennon Center

Dearborn Heights, MI, USA
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About Us
Areas of Focus: 

To enable parents to choose life for their unborn children and to raise their children in loving families. We accomplish this mission by offering enrichment, advice, education, material assistance and other non-judgmental support.


The Lennon Center offers non-judgmental counseling, material assistance and education before, during and after pregnancy. The Center feels an obligation to women who, through our influence, chose to continue their pregnancy and provides its supportive services for up to five years following the birth of the baby. The Center desires to break the negative cycle that often is passed down from generation to generation and to assist women in becoming the best mothers they can be.

Why Work For Us?: 

The Lennon Center is a small (but mighty!) organization dedicated to empowering and equipping women and families. We have only a half dozen part-time employees, but their dedication, teamwork and devotion to our mission allows us (with many volunteers) to serve and improve the lives of our many clients. 

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Aug 10 2022
Active Until: 
Sep 10 2022
Hiring Organization: 
The Lennon Center