The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation located in Nashville, TN is seeking a talented Development Director with strong fundraising experience, including special events, sponsorship solicitation and the ability to develop and nurture relationships with key volunteers, major donors, and corporate sponsors.
Responsibilities include: recruit and cultivate leadership volunteers, sponsors and event participants, build and manage volunteer core, provide strategic direction and oversee all aspects of fundraising plans pertaining to assigned events.
- The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of successful fundraising/sales experience. Heavy special event fundraising experience is highly preferred.
- The position requires strong organizational and networking skills, the ability to work on various events simultaneously and a strong eye for detail.
- Candidates will be required to develop and manage budgets while growing revenues and managing expenses.