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Vice President of Resource Development, Fundraising

Ledyard, CT, USA
Full-time

The Vice President of Resource Development, Fundraising, and United Way Campaign will work cross functionally with other staff members to raise funds which will be used to improve community conditions. The successful candidate must have the ability to work with diverse groups of people; effectively lead and recruit volunteers and will be an active participant in a variety of community partnerships, coalitions, and organizations.

Experience in the non-profit sector is important for this position; and the Vice President must be able to manage and juggle community efforts with organizations of service funded by United Way.  The candidate must be detail oriented, able to prioritize and contribute within a cross functional organization.

Educational Background: 
Master’s degree desirable.
Skills/Experience: 
  • The Vice President must be able to write and edit clearly and present to the public.
  • The position requires the use of courtesy, tact and discretion.
  • The ability to summarize data into common language and develop relevant compelling reports and marketing materials is also essential.
  • Familiarity with the application of collective impact principles and strategies that lead to community-level change are preferred.
  • This person must be able to manage multiple responsibilities.
  • Must have a minimum of 7-14 successful years in resource development with direct fundraising experience, leadership and staff management and supervision.
  • The candidate must be a kind person, who has working knowledge of what it is to be a servant leader and someone who helps others become successful and visible.

Organization Info

United Way Worldwide

Overview
Headquarters: 
Alexandria, VA, United States
Annual Budget : 
$100-500M
Founded: 
1934
About Us
Mission: 

United Way improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.

United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. We win by living United. By forging unlikely partnerships. By finding new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources. And by inspiring individuals to join the fight against their community's most daunting social crises.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 24 2019
Active Until: 
Dec 24 2019
Hiring Organization: 
United Way Worldwide
industry: 
Nonprofit